Accelerating energy innovation
Build your startup with :agile
We support startups that develop smart solutions for the future of energy and sustainability. Take your business to the next level with our 5-month accelerator program.
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Entrepreneurs don’t often get the opportunity to have such an impact on the world. I’m excited!
Hampus Jakobsson, co-founder of The Astonishing Tribe and Brisk
What you get
We offer seed funding of €15,000 to cover your expenses. You´ll also receive a further €15,000 in funding against a share subscription right (Warrant) for E.ON.
Our network offers you a pathway to the market, with access to 35 million customers.
You’ll get support from energy experts, with valuable industry insights, to help you grow your business.
All :agile mentors have experience building successful startups and are there to guide you along the way.
These are the companies currently part of :agile Nordic.
You can watch videos and learn more about our startups here.
Sunmapper makes it easy for homeowners to assess their potential for solar power. Given your address, Sunmapper automatically calculates how much sunlight hits your rooftops.
Verve is an Energy supplier that connects customers with local energy producers. We make it possible for the customer to choose which producer they want to support by buying their energy.
Ennocode builds an equity crowdfunding platform for solar rooftops. It is a marketplace for house owners and investors where a house owner can get crowdfunded money to install a solar rooftop.
FollowApp is a communication solution that makes it easy for companies to interact with their suppliers, partners and customers.
Here are our mentors and partners.
Hampus is co-founder of The Astonishing Tribe and co-founder and CEO of Brisk.
Gulnaz is a serial entrepreneur and co-founder and CEO of EasySize.
Nick is the founder of Radiate and a serial mentor.
Sofia is the CEO at Drivhuset and a serial entrepreneur.
Your office space
You’ll be working at the creative hub Minc in Malmö, Sweden. Having access to this startup community and meeting other entrepreneurs will help you build your network and accelerate your business.
How it works
Hit the ‘Apply now’ button and fill out the form at Gust.com. Then we’ll invite ten startups to present their business to E.ON executives, startup experts and VCs. Six teams will be accepted to the program.
If you’re accepted to the 5-month accelerator program you’ll receive seed funding of €15,000 to cover your expenses. You´ll also receive a further €15,000 in funding against a share subscription right (Warrant) for E.ON. The head coach, mentors and experts will support you and help refine your pitch to investors.
On Demo day, you’ll have five minutes to present your company to top executives at E.ON, who will then decide whether to fund your startup.
If your startup is chosen, you’re offered an office space in our incubator and continuous support for 12 months.
The :agile accelerator program is powered by E.ON and has, since its start in Germany 2013, accelerated over 145 startups, from IoT to smart boiler concepts. See all of the companies that have participated at :agile here.
:agile Nordic started in the beginning of 2016 and has accelerated 8 startups to date. In August 2017 six new startups will join the third batch of our accelerator program.
With :agile Nordic we are looking to find likeminded entrepreneurs and together foster innovation up north. We invest in startups that develop smart products, services or business models, in order to solve the big and small energy challenges of the world. By using our knowledge from the energy sector, we help bring new ideas to life.