Upside Energy announced today that it has secured £545,000 in seed funding to expand operations, build out the senior management team and run a large scale pilot with National Grid.
Upside exceeded its target raise of £500,000 from ClearlySo’s extensive network of high-net-worth angel investors, along with support from industry leaders such as Ian Marchant, former CEO SSE, and Chris Joly from Vitol.
Upside Energy has been nominated as part of EnergySpin’s Top 30 Most Promising Energy Startups in Europe.
Innovate UK has awarded £2.9m towards a £4m ICAX led consortium, including Upside Energy, to build a Balanced Energy Network at London South Bank University to demonstrate innovations in integrated energy supply chains.
Find out how the Nesta Dynamic Demand Challenge kicked off an exciting journey for the team at Upside Energy on Nesta’s new Challenge Prize website.
Upside Energy won the prestigious Rushlight Energy Efficiency Award at the Rushlight Awards 2015-16 held at the Royal College of Surgeons last night.
Upside Energy have been named on Cleantech’s Under the Radar list. Now in its inaugural year, the list is published as part of Cleantech’s annual Global Cleantech100 (GCT100).
Innovate UK have invited Upside to a follow up session on the Localised Energy Systems Project Portfolio.
Visit DECC’s new Back Climate Action site to read the guest blog story from Upside’s founder, Graham Oakes, on how we are building a cleverer, cleaner energy system.
Upside have been invited to hold an all day exhibit at the National Grid Wokingham offices.
Upside will be at the Low Carbon Networks & Innovation Conference in Liverpool on the 25th and 26th November. We will be featured on the Innovate UK stand so come and find us there.