Shell E4 event focusses on sustainable energy

Shell E4 start-up hub’s second cohort demonstrates energy and sustainability solutions

James Unterreiner, General Manager, Shell E4 Start-up Hub with the 2nd Cohort of the Shell E4 programme
Shell has conducted its second edition of Shell E4 Demo Day, the largest Energy Entrepreneurship Conference in India on July 16, 2019 in Bengaluru.

The event included a gathering of energy focused start-ups along with the attendance of Arvind Tiwary, Chair, IoT Forum, TiE and Subhashini Chandran, EVP and Managing Director – India at Xynteo.

The programme also recorded the graduation of ten start-ups which were selected by Shell for incubation at the Shell Technology Centre Bangalore in January 2019.

The ten start-ups include Mobycy, RightWatts, Ziptrax, igrenEnergi, TresMoto, Manastu Space, AutoVRse, LogisticsNow, Maximl and iGarage, which are operating on diverse domains and backgrounds.

Sada Iyer, Shell Technology Centre Bangalore Leader, said, “By mentoring these start-ups, we have nurtured and enabled the young energy entrepreneurs to bring innovations in the Indian energy sector. We are hopeful that the next year will see even more diverse energy start-ups striving towards an advanced and sustainable ecosystem with Shell E4.”

Launched in 2017, Shell E4 programme targets to play at playing a prominent role in accelerating technologies that are fit for India’s energy transition.