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Startups to Watch This Month: August Series Recap

Every week for the last year we have featured 5 incredible climate tech Startups, companies, or projects that are leading the fight against the climate crisis. Now at the end of this month of August 2022, we provide a recap of the startups to watch in climate tech. 

These startups have covered a range of fast-growing industries such as AI, GHG Capture and monitoring, Energy production and storage, Fintech, Foodtech, Agtech, and much, much more.

The list below is a recap of all the startups we have featured over August with some insight into the innovative work they and their teams are doing. 

We hope you find this resource useful and that you can refer back to it anytime you are looking for companies to support, invest in, work for, or collaborate with.

These startups are all added to our running list, which we have categorized based on fuel emission sector data from the most detailed, recent data SBC could identify from the World Resource Institute in 2016. 

Energy use in Industry and Buildings


Transaera is bringing comfort to billions of people while reducing the impact on climate and grid infrastructure.


SeaTwirl is developing a floating wind turbine for the ocean. SeaTwirl’s wind turbine is easier to build, install and maintain than traditional offshore wind turbines.


BattGenie provides efficient battery management solutions for Lithium-ion batteries.


Heaten has created very high temperature heat pumps (VHTHP) that are highly efficient for the deep de-carbonisation of industrial heating processes.

Energy use in Transport


Metafuels is powering the future of aviation with sustainable aviation fuel. Our breakthrough sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) technology, aerobrew™, will make affordable net-zero aviation a reality. The technology is innovative, highly scaleable and able to tap into future global renewable energy systems efficiently.


Fleetzero is building a fleet of electric ships to deliver cargo for our customers without a green premium.


Navidium Plc is a Maritime CleanTech company, which have a wide range of new innovative IoT products for the maritime industry. Navidium´s strategy is to provide innovative solution to its customers to increase their revenue without sacrificing sustainable values.

Agriculture, Forestry and Land Use

Dendra Systems

We equip you with the data and tools to restore biodiverse ecosystems at scale.


SoilWatch uses bleeding edge Earth Observation and machine learning technology to provide accurate, scalable, up to date data and analysis of soil health and carbon levels.


Ignitia provides weather forecasts for agriculture with 2x the precision! Updated weather reports with the best times for crop spraying and short and long term data. 


Clarifruit is a software provider of automatic QC & data analytics solutions for the Fresh Produce industry

Waste (water & landfills)

Material Exchange

Material Exchange works with the world’s leading retail apparel and footwear brands to analyse, optimise, provide transparency and digitise their material supply chains.


Reefy is a startup restoring marine habitats to boost biodiversity and protect the coastlines from erosion and flooding.

Cross-cutting enablers


We’re building a software platform that will transform the way service-based organisations calculate, act, and communicate their environmental impact


EHAB is a weather & climate risk management tool that allows construction companies to measure, manage and mitigate these risks.


Verdn offers Sustainability-as-a-Service: allowing eCommerce stores to attach environmental pledges to the products they sell, and let their customers engage and track their own impacts.


We make supply chains future proof. With our data-driven approach and a deep understanding of risk, we help our clients to future-proof their supply chains and improve their resilience in the face of climate change and emerging risks while ensuring the sustainability of business activities.

Perl Street

Perl Street is democratizing structured finance through our platform, unlocking billions in financing for sustainable infrastructure and next-generation hardware technologies.

GHG Capture, Use and Storage


Reverion enables an emission-free future and ensures the success of the global energy transition through the optimal use of biogas.

Carbo Culture

Carbo Culture is a Nordic-American carbon tech startup that removes carbon from the atmosphere.

Find out more about each of these startups by reading the full articles below:

This initiative from Startup Basecamp aims to support founders by giving them access to networking and exposure opportunities that help them to scale and finance their climate tech solutions together with you.

Do you know of other climate tech startups to watch we should include? Submit to our list!

How do these startups fit in with all the others we have looked at?

Check out our running list of the 350+ climate tech startups to watch we have featured.


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With care,

The Startup Basecamp Team

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