EPIC 2016

What are new solutions impacting energy systems and productivity?

Scanning globally, we identified over 100 Innovative businesses, 10 business model types, with over $770 million invested so far. 

EPIC 2017

Where is the private sector demand for new energy solutions coming from?

The new results from data reported to CDP on energy efficiency actions from over 7,000 companies, 25 in depth interviews and 5 discovery processes.

 

THE EPIC 2016 PROJECT


EPIC innovation challenge launches at CEM7 to capture $2.8 trillion global productivity prize from flexible energy revolution

On 1 June 2016, Energy Unlocked launched the Energy Productivity Innovation Challenge (EPIC) at the seventh Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM7) in California, to champion new business models and market solutions accelerating the pace of global energy innovation, supported by ClimateWorks Foundation. Read the press release. See who joined us at the Energy Productivity Pioneers event featuring innovative businesses, policy leaders and investors. Energy Productivity Pioneers agenda and participants.

Read the final report and methodology

 

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On 13 October, hosted by the International Energy Agency, EPIC Finalists were announced.

Twenty-one finalists (view as graphic or list or online) were selected as exemplars of the fast-paced business model innovation we see happening around the world, all of it driving energy productivity.  Read the press release.

On 15 November 2016, we announced finalists in Marrakech at the UN climate conference COP22

5 winners were selected as exemplars of the fast-paced business model innovation we see happening around the world, all of it driving energy productivity. Read the press release.

 

WINNERS

Homes: ElectraSeed     Buildings: Ecolibrium Energy     Mobility: eMotorWerks     Systems: AutoGrid     Finance: LO3 Energy

 

GLOBAL JURY