About Startupbootcamp
Launched in 2010 and headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, SBC has more than 20 programmes located in some of the world’s major startup hubs, including New York, Singapore, Berlin, Amsterdam and many others.

Since 2010, SBC has accelerated over 1,500 startups through 100 different programmes, with a total portfolio valuation in excess of €2.5 billion.

SBC currently ranks among the top 10 accelerators based on the number of exits, with 37 exits successfully completed to date.
Go to startupbootcamp.org
about the Accelerator

What is the SBC Accelerator Program?

A 3-month program that accelerates startup growth.
We de-risk startups ventures and accelerate their development, preparing them for scale.
We de-risk high potential ventures for investors.
Investor Readiness
Qualifying startups to reach product-market fit and build a successful case for investors and corporate partners.
We accelerate startups so that they can make as much impact as possible.
Commercial Acceleration
Introductions to investors, Corporate Leads, Strategic Partners.
We help future-proof startups so they can grow in a sustainable way.
Lifecycle Support
Learning, Introductions and Collaboration Support beyond the program.

The Program

Welcome to Startupbootcamp's Renewable Energy & Net-Zero Program!Startupbootcamp is a global network of industry focused accelerator programs.

We offer startups and scale-ups with early stage technologies the opportunity to develop their business.

We accelerate startups through an intensive three month fast-track program, during which we provide them with access to a global network of mentors, industry partners and investors.

After the acceleration period, startups are ready to launch into their market or scale up their business.

Get Started

Renewable Energy & Net-Zero

Startupbootcamp connects visionary founders with conscious global corporations, their corporate leaders, as well as experienced mentors and impact investors.  Our mission is to help companies build for the long term, and we do this by identifying and nurturing tomorrow’s most promising startups.

We believe that businesses should be a force for good, which is why we focus on sustainable business models that create social value as well as financial returns. Startupbootcamp supports entrepreneurs whose companies are ambitious enough to make an impact, but also scalable enough to grow sustainably over time.

focus areas

Renewable Energies & Net Zero

Data Driven Renewables Deployment
P2p trading
Smart Grid Technologies
Carbon measurement and capture
Next Gen energy storage
important dates

Program timeline

Applications Open

3 Oct 2022

Applications for our program are open!

Apply here

Download SHA

Application Close

10 Jan 2023

We will start reviewing and shortlisting potential candidates.

Selection Days

From 14 to 16 Feb 2023

The startups will pitch in front of an audience of Investors, Mentors, Corporate Leaders, Partners and the SBC team

Startups Announcement

16 Feb 2023

On the last day of Selection Days we announce the 10 startups selected, which will take part in the program.

Program Kick-off


It’s time! We officially kick-off the program from our HQ in Amsterdam.

Impact Day

8 Jun 2023

At the end of the program we celebrate with Impact Day! The startups will showcase their progress and solutions in our signature event.

Application Process

Join our journey!

1st Meeting
Scouting Team
Introductory call to understand more about your business and your fit with our focus areas. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua.
2nd Meeting
Program Director
We will discuss how your company would benefit from the collaboration and your fit with our partner’s ambitions.
Due Diligence
We run a ‘light’ due diligence process to understand your current stage concerning tech, infrastructure, finance, market and team.
Selection Week
In this event, you will pitch and meet our stakeholders. Based on ratings, we will select the companies joining the collaboration track.
Program Kick-Off!
Selected companies join the 3-month corporate collaboration track.

A program designed to empower Renewable Energy & Net Zero startups & scaleups

Connecting visionary Founders with conscious global corporations, their corporate leaders, as well as experienced mentors and impact investors. Our goal is to take “making impact” to the next level.

We aim to support your business to develop and produce more sustainable products.

Get Started
Digital Acceleration

An intense 3-month digital program designed to enable growth at speed.


Initial investment per startup and access to a global network of investors, VCs and Angels.


Carefully selected mentors from the Renewable Energy & Net Zero industry who provide hands-on support and valuable introductions.

Events & Deals

More than €500K+ in exclusive partner deals from leading technology providers such as Amazon, HubSpot, SendGrid, and others.