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Intro


 

WHERE Intelligent energy ENTREPRENEURS SUCCEED

 

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Intro


 

WHERE Intelligent energy ENTREPRENEURS SUCCEED

 

 
 

Powerhouse is the world’s premier incubator and accelerator dedicated to solar and solar enabling technologies including storage, demand response, and grid integration. Our Incubator houses the country’s most ingenious solar software startups and our Accelerator invests in them. Powerhouse is supporting the entrepreneurial community at the epicenter of the new energy transition.

 
 
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INCUBATOR

 

Powerhouse has 14,000 square feet of LEED certified office digs spanning the top three floors of our beautiful, century old building in the heart of Oakland’s Uptown. Our collaborative co-working space hosts dozens of solar startups and over 100 intelligent energy entrepreneurs.  Since inception, Powerhouse has hosted 43 solar-focused startups and organizations, invested in 15, and celebrated 4 acquisitions. As of 2016, Powerhouse startups have generated $52M in revenue, raised $287M in capital, employed 386 people, and have collectively contributed to the installation of 242 MW of solar in the US and abroad.

 

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INCUBATOR

 

Powerhouse has 14,000 square feet of LEED certified office digs spanning the top three floors of our beautiful, century old building in the heart of Oakland’s Uptown. Our collaborative co-working space hosts dozens of solar startups and over 100 intelligent energy entrepreneurs.  Since inception, Powerhouse has hosted 43 solar-focused startups and organizations, invested in 15, and celebrated 4 acquisitions. As of 2016, Powerhouse startups have generated $52M in revenue, raised $287M in capital, employed 386 people, and have collectively contributed to the installation of 242 MW of solar in the US and abroad.

 

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“The relationships formed in the solar industry from being in Powerhouse have garnered important investment opportunities for Mosaic and have led to innovative partnerships with other startups in the Incubator and Accelerator. Powerhouse’s broad relationships and expertise in solar have been important to Mosaic’s development and it is this focused approach that gives Powerhouse the advantage over all other programs.”

- Billy Parish, Founder and CEO, Mosaic  

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ACCELERATOR

 

Powerhouse Accelerator is a 6 month program to supercharge software startups tackling challenges around the storage, integration, and uptake of solar. If accepted, entrepreneurs receive cash investment, 24/7 access to our incubator, connections to our network of investors, and introductions to the country’s top new energy industry leaders. To date, we have 13 graduates from our Accelerator program. Our earliest graduates have generated $14M in revenue, raised $4.7M in funds, employed 170 people, and have collectively contributed to the installation of over 166MW of solar.

Applications for Cohort 5 (July - December 2017) are due May 15th, 2017.

 

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ACCELERATOR

 

Powerhouse Accelerator is a 6 month program to supercharge software startups tackling challenges around the storage, integration, and uptake of solar. If accepted, entrepreneurs receive cash investment, 24/7 access to our incubator, connections to our network of investors, and introductions to the country’s top new energy industry leaders. To date, we have 13 graduates from our Accelerator program. Our earliest graduates have generated $14M in revenue, raised $4.7M in funds, employed 170 people, and have collectively contributed to the installation of over 166MW of solar.

Applications for Cohort 5 (July - December 2017) are due May 15th, 2017.

 

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"Powerhouse has been invaluable for rapidly scaling from an idea to a viable business. The community that circles Powerhouse gives us access to new talent, investors, and customers."

- Claudia Eyzaguirre, Co-Founder and CEO, PV Complete

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Events


 

Events

 

Powerhouse hosts three signature events each year: Suncode, Powerhouse Pavilion & Circle at Intersolar, and New Dawn. Collectively, they touch over a thousand solar entrepreneurs, investors, and industry executives. Our events have been sponsored by some of the biggest names in the new energy industry including GE Ventures, NREL, and SunPower. 

 

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Events


 

Events

 

Powerhouse hosts three signature events each year: Suncode, Powerhouse Pavilion & Circle at Intersolar, and New Dawn. Collectively, they touch over a thousand solar entrepreneurs, investors, and industry executives. Our events have been sponsored by some of the biggest names in the new energy industry including GE Ventures, NREL, and SunPower. 

 

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