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10 start-ups powering the future of energy
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10 start-ups powering the future of energy

For a sustainable future, we need sustainable energy. Here are 10 start-ups innovating to solve this problem.From hydrogen to hydropower, and from offshore solar farms to heat storage, these incredibly innovative start-ups are coming up with remarkable ideas to power our future.Easy HydroNaturally, our Start-up of the Week for Sustainability Week is one that’s pioneering in the energy space. Trinity College Dublin spin-out Easy Hydro is focused on hydropower and has engineered low-cost water turbines that can be fitted to existing water pipelines. With these installed, lost potential energy from these pipe networks can be harnessed for electrical power for self-consumption or even selling to the grid.Founders Dr Daniele Novara, Dr Miguel Crespo Chacon, Prof Aonghus McNabola and P...