The Greentech category presented by HP highlights startups offering technologies that fulfill a market demand while significantly reducing or eliminating an environmental impact. The 2014 Greentech Finalists and Semifinalists offer solutions in agriculture, solar, wind, green building, recycling and waste, transportation and fuels, water, materials and more.
PAX Pure, Inc.
Water purification inspired by nature
paxpure.com | San Rafael, CA
Founded in 2012, PAX Pure is bringing to market an innovation in thermal water purification, focused on treating and recycling difficult waters.
Lower cost, higher performance
picasolar.com | Fayetteville, AR
Picasolar invented the largest single step efficiency improvement in solar since 1974. Higher efficiencies, less silver and 3rd party validated.
Wireless charging for electric vehicles
hevopower.com | New York, NY
HEVO is creating the global standard for wireless charging. Our mission is to accelerate EV adoption by allowing drivers to simply park and power up.
Sustainable food and fuel from algae
photon8.com | Corpus Christi, TX
Photon8's solutions render Omega3s, fuel & animal feed from algae, sustainably. 'VGmax', is their chemical-free, veggie-based whole food supplement.
Creating materials to power human innovation.
sinodesystems.com | Chicago, IL
SiNode is developing the next generation of lithium-ion batteries to enable longer lasting, faster charging devices that meet the demands of tomorrow.
Most efficient rooftop solar. Ever.
skyventechnologies.com | Dallas, TX
Skyven is leveraging decades of research in solar energy to develop the world's first 70% efficient dual use solar panel.
Naturally reducing masonry’s carbon footprint.
watershedmaterials.com | Austin, TX
Watershed Materials combines modern nanoparticle science with ancient building techniques to produce beautiful low cement structural masonry products.
Innovative solutions for wind turbine rotor blades
wetzelengineering.com | Austin, TX
Wetzel Blade will provide innovative wind turbine rotor blades to the wind energy market through revolutionary engineering and manufacturing
Transform your ordinary windows into smart windows
echromic.com | Boulder, CO
We are developing reflective tech patented and licensed from NREL that is the only smart window tech capable of retrofitting existing windows.
Green Edge Technologies
Making Every Home A Smart Home
edgehome.com | San Diego
Provider of EDGEhome, an intelligent smart home monitoring and control solution that significantly reduces cost, complexity and environmental impact.
Less water, less energy, more food.
www.smartfarm.biz | Nicholasville, KY
Smart Farm provides remote crop monitoring and irrigation control to allow farmers to improve yields and conserve water and energy.