NORDIC TOP 50 IMPACT COMPANIES - 2021

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Since 2017 years we have studied more than 7,000 startups in the Nordic and Baltic region. We have assessed them on their commercial viability combined with their impact scalability.

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Each year we present 50 promising Nordic and Baltic impact startups. Please have a look at them here.

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Agreena
Agreena
from Denmark

A multi-sided platform with access for farmers, farm advisors, carbon certificate buyers to build more sustainable farming.

Aguardio
Aguardio
from Denmark

Easy to use IoT sensors that help people live more sustainably by reducing the amount of water and energy.

AlgaePro
AlgaePro
from Norway

A circular bio economy with the aim to recycle biowaste, CO2 and waste heat to fuel microalgae cultivation.

BANTgo OÜ
BANTgo OÜ
from Estonia

Adtech enabled MicroEV food delivery & waste management service.

Big Akwa
Big Akwa
from Sweden

A food-tech innovation start up, that revolutionizes land-based aquaculture with industrial symbiosis between the aquaculture and forest industry.

BioFiber Tech
BioFiber Tech
from Sweden

A patented technology to transform wood fibers from Nordic forest to a new renewable bio-feedstock to the plastic industry to reduce the dependence on fossil based plastics.

Calidity
Calidity
from Estonia

A cloud-based platform that simplifies retrofitting of energy-saving solutions for buildings to reach a zero-CO2 building stock.

Cellugy
Cellugy
from Denmark

A biotechnology company developing biocellulose-based materials to replace intensive man-made plastics in a wide range of applications, from packaging to cosmetics.

Comodule
Comodule
from Estonia

Connecting bicycles & scooters to the internet to offer an immersive ride experience, reduce carbon footprint and decrease commuting times worldwide.

Dillali
Dillali
from Estonia

A mobile first income and expense management tool for SMEs in Africa and other emerging countries.

Din Psykolog
Din Psykolog
from Sweden

A digital psychologist service that is always open lowers threshold to get help and make it significantly easier for regular people to start seeing a psychologist.

Ecobotix
Ecobotix
from Denmark

Making ecological production more attractive with robotics and ICT to apply biological pest control rather than conventional pesticides.

Eljun
Eljun
from Sweden

Meeting the growing demand for green energy and charging stations by transforming private charging stations into public ones and increasing utilization for struggling charging operators​.

Enairon
Enairon
from Sweden

A technology that enables a cost-effective way to store large amounts of varying renewable energy, such as sun and wind, under water.

Freepower
Freepower
from Norway

An electric boat that is climate neutral from the factory and through its entire life cycle until end of life and recycling. 

Fusebox
Fusebox
from Estonia

A platform that pays electricity consumers to go green. Consumers give electrical flexibility in return.

Generation Waste
Generation Waste
from Sweden

Helps restaurants and municipal kitchens to achieve a change in behavior and reduce their food waste.

Geyser Batteries
Geyser Batteries
from Finland

Safe and sustainable heavy-duty batteries using proprietary water-based electrochemistry to enable electrification of heavy machinery and transition to 100% renewables-based grid.

Hey Planet
Hey Planet
from Denmark

Disrupting the food industry by creating delicious and nutritious foods based on insects with “the world’s first sustainable meat”.

Hooked Foods
Hooked Foods
from Sweden

A new generation of 100% plant based seafood.

iFarm
iFarm
from Finland

Solutions for modern urban farming to grow fresh vegetables, berries, greens and edible flowers for personal use or commercial purposes.

Innoscentia
Innoscentia
from Sweden

Develops smart shelf life labels for packaged food to enable the shift from static to dynamic shelf life.

loop-it
loop-it
from Sweden

Digital deposit system for reusable packaging and circular products.

Mbegu Solar
Mbegu Solar
from Sweden

African micro-entrepreneurs sustainable technology and payment infrastructure to grow their business.

Millo
Millo
from Lithuania

Magnetic drive for a contactless transfer of powerful torque for a new-gen sustainable kitchen.

Mine Storage
Mine Storage
from Sweden

Uses water and gravity offered by mines to store electrical energy enabling more renewable energy to the energy system.

New Loop
New Loop
from Denmark

A unified reuse system for all take-away packaging.

Nortical
Nortical
from Sweden

AI-Powered data analytics providing a tailored understanding of battery performance and degradation.

Ocean Harvesting
Ocean Harvesting
from Sweden

A patented technology that transforms waves into clean, reliable and cost-efficient electric energy.

Parently
Parently
from Sweden

A circular subscription service for baby gear so producers can to offer their products as a service.

Parqio
Parqio
from Norway

Transforms existing and future garages in residents and office buildings to meet the needs and demands of todays and future urban areas for sustainable cities.

Peafowl Solar Power
Peafowl Solar Power
from Sweden

Transparent solar cells empower the next generation of IoT devices to be self-powered, like indoor sensors, displays and wearables.

Picterus
Picterus
from Norway

An e-health system to detect jaundice in newborns – a condition causing more than 100,000 deaths and brain damages every year, and if detected can be easily treated.

Polarnight Energy
Polarnight Energy
from Finland

Converts electricity to heat, and store it for later use in hot sand as the storage medium.

Powerswap
Powerswap
from Sweden

Eliminating the problems with long charging times, high prices, limited range and inadequate refueling infrastructure for electric vehicles.

Renbloc
Renbloc
from Sweden

Offers real-time energy transparency, tracking all your CO2 emissions and letting you know your exact energy footprint.

Ringy
Ringy
from Estonia

Ensures an extended lifecycle of home electronics to reduce the negative footprint and global CO2 emissions.

Seasony
Seasony
from Denmark

Enabling sustainable farming with autonomous mobile robots and data driven insights.

Sensible4
Sensible4
from Finland

The world’s first autonomous driving software product, built for last-mile transportation.

SLOW
SLOW
from Denmark

The sustainable coffee company that works directly, on-the-ground with local communities, conserving forests.

Soft Seaweed
Soft Seaweed
from Norway

Assists seaweed farmers in planning and executing daily operations to predict the yield and ideal harvest time.

Solar Fire
Solar Fire
from Finland

With solar concentration, they replace polluting fires with direct solar energy through impact engineering, solar thermal products and GoSol educational job-creation program.

Solartes
Solartes
from Sweden

Develops transparent plastics that capture and store energy from the sun during the day and release heat after sunset.

Sparly
Sparly
from Sweden

Provides a financial fitness app empowering young adults to build sustainable personal finance through Open Banking, Nudging and Personalised Habit Programs.

SpinDrive
SpinDrive
from Finland

Improves the energy efficiency of industrial processes by providing active magnetic bearings to equipment manufacturers in a simple and affordable way.

Stockholm Water Technology
Stockholm Water Technology
from

A hardware and software integrated technology to bring smartness to the water system while offering an exceptionally high water recovery and low energy use. 

Sweden Algae Factory
Sweden Algae Factory
from Sweden

The mesoporous silica replaces harmful and less efficient chemicals in solar panels and in high-end organic personal care, while cleaning our oceans.

UpFood
UpFood
from Denmark

Upcycling surplus fresh produce and food industry side streams into nutritious vegan ingredients.

WeedBot
WeedBot
from Latvia

Revolutionizing weed management by developing AI empowered high precision laser-weeding solutions for conventional and organic farmers.

WOHN
WOHN
from Denmark

3D print Affordable Tiny Homes from Upcycled Waste Plastic and reduces the overall CO2 footprint of the construction with over 80% and bind 6 tons of waste plastic per 20m2 home.