The winners of the EDF Pulse Start‑up Awards
From exoskeletons that help paraplegics walk again and folding electric scooters to the battery of the future, augmented wood and even natural lighting via fibre-optic cable, the winners of the EDF Pulse Start-up Awards have been submitting the most cutting-edge technology of the future ever since 2014.
The winners of the 2022 Edition
On the 8th of March 2023, the winners of the 2022 EDF Pulse Start‑up Awards were honored in a ceremony chaired by Luc Rémont, Chairman and CEO of the EDF Group. With more than 265 candidate projects across 33 countries, this 8th edition highlighted the dynamism of low carbon innovative projects. Discover the four winning start‑ups.
"Low-carbon production" category winner, Value Park aims to make human and digital activity “parks” more viable by producing sustainable frigories from deep sea water for air conditioning to coastal or floating infrastructure without any electricity.
"Low-carbon consumption" category winner, Olenergies wants to deploy OlenMove, an innovative and sustainable mobile energy storage solution that is remotely controlled and optimized, enabling the supply of devices that use electricity in public spaces to replace polluting generators.
"Decarbonizing through digital technology" category winner, Fruggr measures and improves the carbon footprint of digital services.
"Making business simpler and safer" category winner, Safehear designed Louis: communicating hearing protection for industry. Daily companion for workers in factories and worksites, Louis allows you to give back one of the 5 senses to its user: hearing.
The winners of the previous editions
Each year, the winning nuggets of the EDF Pulse Start-up Awards have proposed the most cutting-edge technologies of the future. Who are they? Why are these start-ups revolutionizing the world of tomorrow? Discover the winners of the EDF Pulse Start-up Awards !
The flywheel that makes storing solar energy more cost-efficient.
The first virtual companion designed to support blind people’s independence.
The 3D printing solution that allows surgeons to practise before performing surgery.
The exoskeleton that helps people with reduced mobility to regain their independence.
The light, eco-friendly scooter that folds in just 2 seconds.
The micro-generator that transforms energy from our movements into electricity.
The biomass gasifier that supplies electricity to rural areas of India.
The augmented wood for the low-carbon cities of the future.
The smart box that remotely controls domestic appliances to save energy.