Elemental Excelerator (EEx) is a nonprofit created in collaboration with Emerson Collective, an investment and philanthropic platform. Elemental Excelerator works collaboratively with Emerson Collective’s Elemental practice, which focuses on strengthening the relationship between humanity and nature through scalable, equitable, and innovative solutions. EEx is funded by the U.S. Navy and a diverse coalition of utility partners, corporate partners, the U.S. Department of Energy, state government, and philanthropic organizations. EEx’s goal is not only to curate a portfolio of innovative and impactful startups, but also to build an ecosystem of passionate people working to change the world, one community at a time.
Each year the Elemental Excelerator selects 12-15 companies and fund each company up to $1 million to improve systems that impact people’s lives: energy, water, agriculture, and transportation.
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The Elemental Excelerator provides customized resources to help energy innovators
The Elemental Excelerator provides funding up to $1 M for energy startups.
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