ClimAccelerator

Start-ups for a 1.5 world

Startups shaping a climate-positive new normal

ClimAccelerator is a global programme giving start-ups access to innovate, catalyse, and scale the potential of their climate solutions. In a global community of organisers, we run both theme-based and place-based acceleration programs. It goes beyond European borders, building a bridge between our world’s industry experts and systems to break new ground in carbon reduction.

With the European Green Deal and Paris Agreement as north stars, breakthrough businesses with proven climate impact technologies and partners need one powerful platform where they can connect and scale towards true industry transformation.

It’s time to unleash the innovation potential of start-ups to shape a climate-positive new normal. 

Active programmes

Please refer to our partners’ websites for application criteria and more information.
StatusProgramme NameThematic focusGeographical focusWebsiteApplication DeadlineLead Partner(s)
Open Call for Start-upsBlack Sea ClimAcceleratorCleantechRomania and BulgariaWebsiteSeptember 15thImpact Hub Bucharest
Open Call for Start-upsCircularInnoBooster - CirCoAX - ClimAcceleratorFashion & Reduction of EmissionsEuropeWebsiteOctober 13thIED / Human Nation Earth
Open CallCircular Cities ClimAcceleratorCitiesEuropeWebsiteDeadline Sept 12thTrinity College, DTU, Luvent Consulting
Execution together with Munich Re and ERGOCarbon Removal ClimAcceleratorCarbon RemovalEuropeWebsitedoneTU Delft, ETH Zurich, PPIS and Munich Re & ERGO
ExecutionBaltics & Slovakia ClimAcceleratorCleantechLatvia, Estonia, Lithuania and SlovakiaWebsitedoneRiga Technical University
ExecutionMaritime ClimAcceleratorMaritimeEuropeWebsitedoneCyprus University of Technology
ExecutionClean Cities ClimAcceleratorClean CitiesEuropeWebsitedoneTechnical University of Madrid and Impact Hub Vienna
ExecutionMED ClimAcceleratorCleantech; 10 Impact GoalsPortugal, Cyprus, MaltaWebsitedoneBuilding Global Innovators (BGI)
ExecutionBeyond ClimAcceleratorCleantechCroatia, the Czech Republic, Greece, Serbia and SloveniaWebsitedoneImpact Hub Czechia
ExecutionColombia ClimAccelerator CleantechColombiaWebsitedoneCleantech HUB Colombia
ExecutionCILIFO ClimAccelerator Firefighting Open InnovationSpain, PortugalWebsitedoneFinnova
PreparationCambridge ClimAccelerator CleantechCambrige and London, UKWebsiteto be confirmedAllia Future Business Centre
PreparationPakistan ClimAcceleratorCleantechPakistanWebsiteto be confirmedCleantech Republik - Stimulus
PreparationExoo|23™ Radical ECO-TOURISM ClimAccelerator Radical ECO-TOURISMItaly, Austria, Slovakia, Germany, Greece - EuropeWebsiteto be confirmedX23- The Innovation Bakery
PreparationEgypt ClimAccelerator CleantechEgyptWebsiteto be confirmedYou Think Green Egypt (YTG)
PreparationBotswana ClimAccelerator CleantechBotswanaWebsiteto be confirmedSustainable Cities Africa
PreparationGreater China ClimAcceleratorCleantechChinaWebsiteto be confirmedTao Venture Partners & Tsing Capital
PreparationSouth Asia ClimAcceleratorCleantechIndia, Sri Lanka, Maldives, UAEWebsiteto be confirmedClimate Collective

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Partners

Impact Hub Vienna

Impact Hub Vienna

Fundación Valenciaport

Fundación Valenciaport

Athens Center for Entrepreneur...

Athens Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

UniFund

UniFund

Digital Hub Logistics Hamburg

Digital Hub Logistics Hamburg

UPM

UPM

BGI

BGI

CIVITTA

CIVITTA

Cleantech ForEst

Cleantech ForEst

Green and Smart Technology Clu...

Green and Smart Technology Cluster 

Impact Hub Bucharest

Impact Hub Bucharest

Innovation Starter

Innovation Starter

MCAST

MCAST

Riga Technical University

Riga Technical University

ATHENA

ATHENA

Chrysalis LEAP

Chrysalis LEAP

The Climate Vertical

The Climate Vertical

sus.lab

sus.lab

TU Delft

TU Delft

Impact Hub Prague

Impact Hub Prague

Impact Hub Belgrade

Impact Hub Belgrade

Impact Hub Zagreb

Impact Hub Zagreb

Bogatin

Bogatin

Impact Hub Athens

Impact Hub Athens

Munich Re

Munich Re

ERGO

ERGO

CUT

CUT

CEA

CEA

Sunrise Valley Science and Tec...

Sunrise Valley Science and Technology Park

Cleantech Hub

Cleantech Hub

Finnova

Finnova

Human Nation Earth

Human Nation Earth

PPIS – Pannon Pro Innovations

PPIS – Pannon Pro Innovations