Applications are open for the energy challenge in the Netherlands Together with getting in the Ring, Rockstar and yes! Delft, Shell is looking for startups and scale ships active energy transition. The goal of the new energy challenge is to help support the transition to an energy economy with lower use of hydrocarbon by working together with innovative companies active in this field.
The New Energy Challenge 2019 calls for European and Israeli startups and scaleups to come forward and work with Shell to make a material difference in the Shell New Energies space. To make the fourth edition of the New Energy Challenge even more impactful, Shell launched two distinct tracks: a track for start-ups in an early or seed phase and a track for scale-ups with ideas applicable to Shell’s Retail stations. In doing so, the challenge will offer companies with different levels of maturity business value; collaboration possibilities, coaching, expertise, and access to the Shell network – that suits their specific needs.
Over the coming decades, the world will need much more energy to meet the growing demand, to enable a decent quality of life for people across the globe. However, we also need to produce all that energy while emitting less CO2. Our industry could play a crucial role in powering this progress. Therefore, we need to accelerate new business models and enable new innovative technologies. We invite start-ups and scale-ups to present us their ideas and –if there is a match- we want to work together with the companies with the most promising initiatives.