This article showcases our top picks for the best France based Environmental Engineering startups. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Environmental Engineering industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top France Environmental Engineering Startups
PHENIX contributes to the reduction of waste and to the transition towards a circular economy, by awakening the potential of waste. With a hundred or so committed employees, their structure aims to promote the 2nd life of products, food and non-food, for various sectors, including charities.
They support more than 1000 professional clients retail, industrial, wholesalers, shopping centers, caterers, event agencies, in the management of their unsold and waste through a web platform and a range of comprehensive collaborative and logistical services.. .
Ideol is a global and pure player in floating foundations for offshore wind and has been engineering and accompanying floating offshore wind projects from conception to installation since 2010. Recipient of numerous innovation and entrepreneurship awards and recognized as one of the most promising cleantech companies, Ideol’s fully integrated team of over 60 experts and engineers has patented numerous innovations of which its globally acclaimed Damping Pool ®.
A prestigious panel of international private and public investors have been supporting the company’s growth since its creation.. .
Greenly is on a mission to help everyone reduce his ecological footprint in a fun and rewarding way, offering individuals more choices for sustainable living. To nudge you into adopting greener daily habits, our application automatically measures the environmental impact of everything you buy and gives you credit when you reduce your emissions.
We do this by linking to your bank accounts securely, and enriching financial data with ecological information. We recommend to our users changing their spending habits towards greener brands engaged to make the energy transition happen.
In transportation, taking the train, the bus or carpooling is greener and translates into avoided emissions. For your housing, switching to a green electricity provider makes a difference.
For your shopping, greener brands make a difference. And when it comes to eating, go vegan or vegetarian to reduce your footprint.
We make it easy and fun to switch progressively to more sustainable consumption habits.. .
HySiLabs has developed a technology and a process that maintains the advantages of a liquid fuel, without generating emissions. It consists of a hydrogen-based liquid carrier system that releases hydrogen on-demand and consumes it directly for a wide range of applications.
Its innovative technology maintains the advantages of an energy-dense hydrogen vector without any storage issues. The company generate hydrogen on demand through the combination of two stable liquids.
This enables a full logistic supply chain that is similar to the other existing liquid fuels: it can be transported safely at ambient temperature and air pressure. HySiLabs provides a solution that can be used across many markets where a flexible and easy-to-use source of energy can meet the requirements of various applications..
APIX Analytics is a nano-silicon based chemical analysis for industrial, environmental, and security applications. The company focuses on the development of miniaturized multigas analyzers systems based on integration on silicon of analytical chains such as sampling, injection of gases, separation of complex gas mixtures to improve specificity and detection, identification, and quantification of each mixture compound.
APIX Analytics was founded on 2014 and is headquartered in Grenoble, France.. .
Cryo Pur is a company specialized in the design and manufacturing of systems for cryogenic biogas upgrading and biomethane liquefaction. The Cryo Pur system generates two products from biogas: – liquid biomethane (or bio-LNG), – liquid CO2.
The Cryo Pur system treats biogas generated by all kinds of waste: – agricultural waste, – industrial waste, – sewage sludge, – household waste, – landfill.. .
NeoCarbons™ provides industrial solutions for the effective remediation of effluent CO2 and/or for the economic production of high value added chemicals via the generation of micro-algae biomass. Targeted industries that will benefit from NeoCarbons™ technology include pharmaceuticals, food, cosmetics, nutraceuticals, energy and transportation.
NeoCarbons™ designs, builds, and sells patent pending innovative photo bioreactors. NeoCarbons™ is partnering with engineering organizations for the industrial plant design and construction..
BOOSTHEAT is a revolutionary heat pump fuelled by natural gas. The core of this technology is a leading-edge and patented thermal compressor with a unique design that allows operating a high-temperature thermal compression cycle, and pumping heat with an output of 200% GUE A7W35 (vs105% for condensing boiler).
The result is an energy efficiency that reduces energy bills and CO2 emissions by half for heating and hot water applications in residential and tertiary buildings. From the beginning, BOOSTHEAT has achieved several significant milestones in order to distribute the most effective hybrid heat pump on the market with: • A fully reliable product with the highest energy efficiency of the market (performance authenticated by two independents laboratories) • An operational production line • European Markets certification • Partnership agreements with key players like BNP for retail clients financing • A proven digital leads acquisition.
Plume Labs develops an app for personalized alerts and a personal air quality tracker. The app covers more than 150 cities worldwide (and growing), including New-Delhi, Mumbai, New-York, Paris, London, Shanghai, Beijing, Tokyo.
Plume Air provides you with air pollution forecasts so you know how air pollution will change over the next few hours and you can plan your day accordingly. The app gives you relevant recommendation on what to do and when to do it, so to avoid unneeded exposure to air pollution..
Hydrao is a smart device that helps its users preserve water and reduce their water bills. The company offers a shower head that illuminates different colors depending on the amount of water used.
Hydrao was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in Grenoble, France.. .
Jet Metal Technologies
Jet Metal Technologies is a production of liquid metallization for both decorative and functional applications. The company provides innovative and environmentally friendly solutions of metal coatings for decoration, conductivity, surface hardness, electromagnetic shielding, corrosion protection, and other functionalities.
The company formulates new chemistries by registering in an approach respectful of the environment. It operates day after day to reduce the environmental and human impact of the business by adopting good practices.
The company depends on the experience feedback to deliver a more efficient service to customers. Jet Metal Technologies was founded on 2007 and is based in France..
Helioclim provides Innovative solution for reversible climate control, supplied by concentrative thermic solar energy systems. The company offers innovative environmentaly friendly solutions to fulfill buildings’ needs in heat and cold.
It offers two innovative products declined in three offers to companies interested in including renewable energy-based systems in buildings. The Global solar solution for air conditioning, heating, and industrial freezing based on a absorption machine provided by innovative solar collector cylindro parabolic troughs Heliolight 4800.
The Solar collector cylindro parabolic troughs Heliolight 4800 to reach heat needs. The innovative absorption chillers supplied by a heat thermal source.
Helioclim was founded on 2011 and is based in Mandelieu la Napoule, France.. .
BIOMAE provides biomonitoring tools to measure contamination and toxicity of aquatic environments. The company presents tools for measuring and monitoring the quality of aquatic environments from markers of effects on a pollutant invertebrate transplanted directly into the environment.
The biomonitoring tools come from years of research, making it possible to analyze the bioavailability of the contaminants and the degree of toxicity, directly in the medium. The company operates a methodological breakthrough to identify the issue of diagnosis for environmental quality monitoring.
BIOMAE was founded on 2014 and is based in Gaillard, France.. .
ESI Group is a leading innovator in Virtual Prototyping software and services. Specialist in material physics, ESI has developed a unique proficiency in helping industrial manufacturers replace physical prototypes by virtual prototypes, allowing them to virtually manufacture, assemble, test and pre-certify their future products.
Coupled with the latest technologies, Virtual Prototyping is now anchored in the wider concept of the Product Performance Lifecycle, which addresses the operational performance of a product during its entire lifecycle, from launch to disposal. The creation of Hybrid Virtual Twins, leveraging simulation, physics and data analytics, enables manufacturers to deliver smarter and connected products, to predict product performance and to anticipate maintenance needs..
Veso Concept is a green tech and engineering company that has been developing biosourced composite materials. From the sourcing of natural materials to the realization of the object, VESO offers solutions of biocomposite materials and the most innovative products with high added value.
In the respect of our environment, in the evolution of the rules and the industrial standards, our concepts resulting from our applied R & D work are illustrated in major contractors Automotive and Aeronautics today.. .
Environnement S.A is the manufacturer of on-line environmental monitors whose headquarters are based in Poissy (France), is a Public company since January 2006 listed on NYSE-Alternext. the Environnement S.A.
Group provides solutions to public and industrial decision makers responsible for environmental policy and compliance, helping them monitor and evaluate their ecological footprint. The company has developed advanced expertise in the following continuous monitoring fields: air quality, industrial emission, engine gas, water quality and radionuclide..
For 10 years, the French have the freedom to choose their energy supplier. The alternatives have mainly focused on two points: the fall in prices and the support of the renewable energy sector.
These two topics are obviously important to them, but not only. At Plüm, we are convinced that it is primarily energy consumption that is at the heart of the great environmental challenge.With this conviction, Vincent, Joanny and Lancelot, our 3 founders, embarked on the Plüm adventure in 2015.
They relied on new technologies and the possibilities they offered to build the best possible offer. With them, they knew how to train a network of passionate and committed experts.
A great entrepreneurial adventure in short, that they want to share with enthusiasm and sincerity.. .
Tohar is a Parisian startup that specializes in developing solutions to problems related to climate change. Its product, Showair, is a public lighting that ables to filter polluted air.
Showair is a large-scale air purifier, included in a connected street lamp run by solar and wind energy, allowing considerable energy savings for cities. Showair has multiple sensors that provide access to real-time environmental data, such as Fine Particulate Air Quality Index, humidity, and ambient temperature.
Each person will have access to this data from a touch screen provided for this purpose, directly included in the lamp.. .
HYDRO Exploitation SA is a service company for the exploitation of the installations and the management of hydroelectric. Under one roof, we bring together all the skills specific to the operation (operation and maintenance) as well as the rehabilitation of developments.
Based in Sion (VS), our company operates facilities with an installed capacity of approximately 22% of the Swiss hydropower park (25% with pumping). Together, these developments produce nearly 16% of Swiss hydropower..
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