Start Up Energy Transition (SET) is a leading international platform supporting innovation in energy transition. SET is implemented with the conviction that sustainable energy solutions and mitigating climate change is directly linked to a bridge between inventive business models and political will.Start Up Energy Transition is an initiative powered by the German Energy Agency (Deutsche Energie-Agentur, dena) in cooperation with the World Energy Council launched in November 2016. The initiative is supported by the Government of Canada as a country partner.
Run in cooperation with the World Energy Council as a strategic partner, the aspiration is for Start Up Energy Transition to become the “platform of platform” for energy innovators globally. The Award process and collaboration with the innovators’ network will allow for the systematic identification of the most promising innovation ventures around the world and ensure that the scope, time frame and success factors to deliver key innovation areas are understood and part of the global energy dialogue.