Paris, May 30, 2022 – During the inauguration of TotalEnergies On – TotalEnergies' start-up accelerator at the world’s largest start-up campus, STATION F in Paris – Patrick Pouyanné, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of TotalEnergies, and Xavier Niel, founder of STATION F, welcomed the first 10 start-ups to the accelerator program dedicated to electricity.
In line with TotalEnergies' ambition to be a major player in the energy transition, TotalEnergies On intends to support the development of new companies in the electricity and renewable energy sector. This program is aimed at start-ups offering innovative solutions, particularly digital ones, across the electricity value chain. The selected start-ups benefit from privileged access to the Company's experts, a testing ground for their developments within TotalEnergies’ businesses. They also benefit from the STATION F ecosystem, thanks to their hosting at TotalEnergies On.
"I want to extend a warm welcome to the 10 start-ups who will open our TotalEnergies ON electricity start-up accelerator program here at STATION F, a key venue for the start-up ecosystem, and I would like to thank Xavier Niel for hosting us. The energy transition brings many new challenges, particularly with the massive deployment of renewable energies and the complex issue of integrating them into the electrical system. As a global multi-energy company that places the development of low-carbon electricity at the heart of its transition strategy, it is important for us to support start-ups that will make this energy transition faster and more efficient," said Patrick Pouyanné, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of TotalEnergies at the inauguration of the TotalEnergies On accelerator program at STATION F.
"From electricity management to sustainable mobility, the start-ups selected by TotalEnergies are an excellent illustration of the positive impact that innovation can have on our daily lives and on societal issues. We are delighted to welcome them to STATION F for this first season of the TotalEnergies program and to follow their progress," said Roxanne Varza, Director of STATION F.
The first 10 start-ups selected are: