FUTURE OF ENERGY CHALLENGE
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Shell partners with Net Impact to give the next generation of thinkers, inventors, and entrepreneurs the opportunity to design and innovate solutions to modern day problems related to mobility.
Net Impact is a non-profit organization that serves innovators and entrepreneurs at both the university level and in the professional world. Net Impact has a passion for empowering and equipping the next generation for success in reaching their goals and changing the world.
The finalist teams are paired with Shell mentors to develop their ideas into strong proposals. The teams are then brought together to participate in an accelerator to further develop their proposals and help them get to “market-ready” status. Shell hosts this challenge to encourage and inspire the leaders of tomorrow by giving them a platform for expression, ingenuity and creativity when it comes to solving the latest challenges in energy and mobility.
The GHG Protocol Corporate Standard – an international guideline designed to help companies and other organizations identify, calculate and report GHG emissions – clarifies each emissions category as:
For example, the winners of the 2019 competition, ElecTrip, developed their idea through the Future of Energy Challenge and are now a fully operational business. ElecTrip is an electric-vehicle transportation company that uses Teslas to transport customers to and from cities like Houston, Austin and San Antonio. ElecTrip has completed over 1,000 rides and serves companies like McKinsey & Company, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, and Apple.
Click here to meet the 2021 Future of Energy Challenge Winner!
Click here to learn more about the 2021 Future of Energy Challenge!
Click here to meet the 2020 Future of Energy Challenge Finalist Teams!
Click here to learn more about the Future of Energy Challenge: Mobility, Net Impact, and more!
Click here to learn more about Electrip, the 2019 Future of Energy Challenge Winner!