Intertrust – There is no clean energy without clean data
As we move to more renewable energy sources, such as wind and solar, the electrical energy value chain is becoming highly complex. This means data management and utilisation need greater attention and a solution that can support our increasingly decentralised energy system. Data is an integral part of the system, and without clean data, we can’t achieve clean energy.
In the latest episode of Future Fuel, Carolina Soto, Investment Manager at Future Energy Ventures, catches up with Florian Kolb, Intertrust Technologies’ Chief Commercial Officer, to discuss how innovative data technology can be applied to the energy industry. They look at what challenges the industry faces, and Intertrust Technologies’ answer – the ‘Clean Grid’ platform.
Global Tech Advocates – A United Drive on the Road to Net-Zero
Net-zero targets – at national and corporate levels – are announced almost daily. But translating this ambition into reality rests heavily upon collective action to find, fund, and foster innovative start-ups and scale their potentially world-leading solutions. Furthermore, efficient tracking of KPIs is a must.
The technology sector specifically has the tools to be at the forefront of this transition, with the potential to improve impact measurement and management as start-ups drive net-zero innovation in tech ecosystems around the world. Carolina Soto, Investment Manager at Future Energy Ventures, and Russ Shaw, Founder of Tech London Advocates and Global Tech Advocates, discuss the role of global and local ecosystems in driving solutions for a net-zero world.
KUGU – Building Energy Efficiency for Climate Protection
The energy world is changing – we are in the midst of a transition but a smooth onward journey will not be possible without complete transparency and collaboration. In modern building management, utilities must help drive this change by providing granular energy data and partnering with the right digital platforms. In doing so, they will enable the energy transition and empower customers to save energy and use clean sources, while also ensuring their own survival in this fast-moving landscape.
Alexander Vogt, Senior Innovation Manager at E.ON., catches up with Christopher von Gumppenberg, founder and CEO at KUGU, to discuss the challenges of modern building management, as well as the responsibilities and opportunities for utilities in improving the CO2 footprint of buildings.
Deja-vu: Clean-tech Bubble 2.0?
Venture capitalists have driven tech disruption over the past 30 years, and now the energy and industrial sectors are firmly in their sights. Bold innovation and faster than ever market adoption signal the beginning of a paradigm shift, accelerating disruption across the industry.
Carolina Soto, Investment Manager at Future Energy Ventures and Jan Lozek, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Future Energy Ventures, discuss the role of the VC investor as a catalyst of the energy transition, delving into key investment areas, challenges, thoughts on a new clean-tech bubble and visions for the future.
Tado – Tesla of Thermostats
Utility companies must adopt smart climate solutions to ensure the intelligent demand management of connected households – and ultimately a smooth and sustainable energy transition.
Christian Deilmann, co-founder and CPO of tado, and Jan Palasinski, Investment Principal at Future Energy Ventures, sit down to discuss smart technology for home climate control, the opportunities it presents for utilities and its role in shaping an energy future that is decarbonized and digitalized.
powercloud: Creating a Backbone for the Green Revolution
Utilities must embrace new business models, providing new products and services to fuel the green revolution. And to do that, they need a flexible, robust IT backbone, that’s up to the task.
In the latest episode of Future Fuel, Marco Beicht, founder and CEO of powercloud, and utilities and transformation expert, Carola Wahl, grab a coffee and discuss how utilities must innovate, transform and reinvent themselves if they are to continue to be relevant in this new energy future.
Lemonbeat – Bridging the gap for IoT scalability
Four in every five IoT projects are doomed to fail before they even launch. Hear from Oliver van der Mond at Lemonbeat who is on a mission to create successful and scalable IoT for a smarter, more sustainable world.
This Future Fuel episode is hosted by Marc J. Wiemann, Manager at E.ON Innovation.
eSmart Systems – Drones and AI for super human capabilities
Find out about the ‘super humans’ using AI to make the inspection and maintenance of our energy grids greener, safer, more efficient and more reliable with Knut Johansen of eSmart Systems.
This Future Fuel episode is hosted by Carolina Soto, Investment manager at Future Energy Ventures
GridX – Taking charging to the next level
E-mobility is one of the biggest drivers in the field of energy transition. However, managing the energy flows to power an increasing number of EVs is also one of the most complex challenges.
In this episode of Future Fuel, Alexander Miropolski, head of eMobility at E.ON speaks with Andreas Booke of gridX and Matthias Holder of E.ON eMobility who are working together to find simple solutions.