Who's it for?
The Joules Accelerator looks for a post revenue businesses that have a working product. The product should be able to help one of Joule's partners.
What problem does it solve?
Energy conservation is essential to major cities such as Charlotte, but there just are not enough entrepreneurs with backing to help with the issue.
How does it help?
An intensive 90-day process that challenges the entrepreneur to work on their product and get it to market. All expenses will be paid for during the 90-days along with Joules taking no equity in the business.
Joules Accelerator enables the growth of high-potential clean energy startups by facilitating training, mentoring and access to utilities, customers and key industry players through the bi-annual catalyst program based in Charlotte, N.C. Since its 2013 founding, the accelerator has supported the creation of 90 jobs, $15 million in investment and seven pilot projects. Joules does not take equity in startups and does not charge for the application process or the participation in the program. Companies selected to participate in the catalyst program have all expenses covered during the events