About Powerace 2019




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PowerACE is a pitching competition for start-ups either working directly in the energy sector or which provide support to companies in the energy industry; and aims to involve all players of the energy start-up ecosystem. In the 2nd edition of PowerACE, 78 entries from 23 countries were received.

Twelve finalist start-ups were selected and given an opportunity to pitch and display their products and services at the SESUN (Sustainable Energy Start-Up Network) Innovation Arena located within the ACES exhibition hall. The arena is a platform for energy start-ups to share their innovations with investors and large corporations looking to invest in the sustainable energy ecosystem. The top-12 finalists presented their ideas and innovations based on the key theme of digital applications, decentralised systems & energy storage, clean energy, new frontier technologies such as AI, IoT and e-mobility solutions to a panel of C-suite executives.

 Congratulations to the following winners of PowerACE 2019 competition

  TransferFi Pte Ltd  Top prize winner - grant amount SGD50,000 and an invitation to   join Slingshot 2019
  Okra Solar  Winner of ADB ventures Impact Award
  Qi Square Pte Ltd  Winner of the Ecolabs Special Award
  BeeBryte  Winner of Startup SG Award


"Powerace is a testament to showcase that we have certain recuse in certain application areas in terms of power transfer. Power transfer as a technology is a very new, winning the competition pushes awareness in this area and a need for a new way to distribute power in the future" 

Mr Aashih Mehta, CEO and Co-Founder TransferFi, and winner of Powerace 2019