Maalka Receives Follow-On Funding from IN2 to Continue Development of State-of-the-Art Energy Modeling Solution

With global energy demand on the rise and continuing to grow, the need for climate change mitigation has grown in importance. Because the energy supply sector is the largest contributor to global greenhouse gas emissions, the value of energy modeling has increased alongside the expanding demand for climate change mitigation and energy efficiency improvement…

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IN2 Program Validates Data Center Cooling Solution

If your laptop has ever become uncomfortably hot, you’ve had a taste of what data centers worldwide are up against: Server components approaching 100 degrees Celsius (212° F), with hundreds to thousands of servers per center. With data centers on average consuming an estimated 70 billion kWh1 per year, a disruptive energy-saving solution is needed, and a liquid submerged server (LSS) technology from LiquidCool Solutions (LiquidCool) might be the answer…

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IN2 Helps Refine simuwatt Energy Auditor Application

As one of ten startups accepted into the third round of the Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator (IN2) program, simuwatt, is working with NREL researchers to enhance its application and platform. Originally prototyped and developed with NREL, the Boulder, Colorado-based startup leverages the Energy Department’s open-source building modeling tools EnergyPlus and OpenStudio…

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Smart Cities, Connected Communities

More than half of the world’s population currently lives in urban areas, and that figure is expected to grow by another 2.5 billion people by 2050. This densification has profound implications on such vectors as energy usage, food and water consumption, conflict, quality of life and carbon emissions, among numerous other factors…

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IN2 Awards More Than $1 million to Support Clean-Energy Innovation

At the Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator (IN2), we support the creation of a sustainable future, which is why we aim to help innovative clean technologies in the lab and support them on their path to market. Rising energy costs, coupled with greater awareness by consumers on the benefits of increased energy efficiency, have led to a major push to reduce the energy impact of commercial and residential buildings…

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