Joining the Climate Collider Program: WattAnyWhere’s Expedition to the US Energy Market

With the aim of boosting its presence on the global stage and delving into the promising landscape of the US energy market, WattAnyWhere, a pioneering force in clean energy solutions, has enthusiastically embraced the Climate Collider Program – 2024 Spring Edition.


   This edition of the startup exchange program, powered by Swissnex and Innosuisse, brought together a cohort of five Swiss energy startups to Boston and Houston. Here, these startups united to engage with their American counterparts, share perspectives and knowledge, and delve into diverse strategies for energy innovation throughout the US.

WattAnyWhere addresses the challenge of accessing power grid energy, a task fraught with extensive time and investment, with its innovative off-grid fuel-cell system. Developed in close collaboration with world-wide academic and industrial partners, the system harnesses renewable ethanol—a safe and economical liquid hydrogen carrier—and converts it into high-power, clean electricity, all while remaining entirely pollutant-free. With a steadfast vision to establish energy autonomy across various sectors including supermarkets, gas stations, data centers, hospitals, residential campuses, buildings, and more, WattAnyWhere emerges as a pioneer in the quest for energy independence. Furthermore, by significantly reducing greenhouse gas emissions, WattAnyWhere’s solution not only meets the urgent need for sustainable energy but also contributes to a healthier and more environmentally friendly future.

One of the paramount highlights of this endeavor in the US was the opportunity to meet with investors, a pivotal moment where WattAnyWhere showcased its innovative solutions to a sharp-eyed audience. This encounter not only facilitated potential partnerships but also laid the groundwork for substantial growth prospects in the US market.

Moreover, the immersion into the US energy market provided invaluable insights and learnings for WattAnyWhere. From the active innovation hub of Boston to the opportunity-rich environment of Houston, the expedition offered a firsthand understanding of the nuances and dynamics shaping the landscape.

The journey also served as a catalyst for for WattAnyWhere’s international exposure, amplifying its visibility on a global scale. Participating in the Climate Collider program not only provided a platform to showcase its clean energy solutions but also facilitated networking opportunities with like-minded innovators and experts, fostering collaborations that transcend borders.

Notably, WattAnyWhere’s selection as one of the five Swiss startups underscores the caliber and potential of its offerings. This recognition not only validates its prowess in the clean energy sector but also positions it as a frontrunner in driving sustainable change on a global scale.

Reflecting on the enriching experience, WattAnyWhere expressed gratitude to the organizers – Swissnex, as well as Innosuisse – for orchestrating such a transformative program.

Through its participation in the Climate Collider program, WattAnyWhere has not only seized remarkable opportunities but has also fortified its commitment to help with energy transition through innovative and sustainable solutions, paving the way for a greener and brighter future.