Up Catalyst

UP Catalyst is producing novel carbon nanomaterials and catalysts for different applications through sustainable CO2 capturing electrolysis process where the by-product is O2.

The produced carbon nanomaterials could be used in various fields, e.g. in battery and ultracapacitor technologies, fuel cells, conductive and strengthening coatings, polymer formulations, water filters materials, etc. Currently, carbon materials have a major negative impact on the environment as they are either mined from fossil resources or synthesized from raw oil by using toxic and costly processes. Our carbon nanomaterials can replace the expensive and non-sustainable metal carbide derived carbons and nanomaterials synthesized from fossil fuel based raw materials like methane, ethylene and acetylene.

Carbon nanomaterials such as graphite, graphene, carbon nanotubes and spheres are as important to the modern life today as is the Internet, they are all around us. In addition to the novel and sustainable carbon capture method our unique materials are superior to any other carbon nanomaterials in quality, product properties and highly competitive pricing. 

Additional information about UP Catalyst on www.upcatalyst.com and LinkedIn or Facebook.


Falconers is an AI development company, converting remote sensing data to a digital twin of the environment. This enables automated tracking of the environment to create early warning systems to prevent natural disasters, detect weather anomalies and insight of human activities.

Additional info about Falconers may be found here. 


Rexplorer makes solar easy by taking only an address as input and instantly builds a digital twin of a rooftop solar PV installation. Our mission is to make renewables simple and easily accessible, so that anyone can produce their very own energy & have the power to contribute to a greener future.

Additional info about Rexplorer may be found here. 


MindChip provides ASV-s (autonomous surface vessel) for maritime monitoring services. The use of ASVs in the planning and construction of offshore wind farms can reduce the cost of surveys by up to 5 times and accelerate the overall shift towards a sustainable future. MindChip is deep-tech start-up and spin-off from Tallinn Technical University. Our core expertise is in design of autonomous navigation technology for marine industry. The ASV concept has been developed through several R&D projects with the aim to be configurable for different functionalities and client requirements.  During our stay in the ESA BIC accelerator, we plan to achieve high precision positioning on open sea using Galileo High Accuracy Services. Another topic we are investigating is how to combine the EO data with on site measurement results. Satellite-Derived Bathymetry (SDB) is the most recently developed method of surveying shallow waters and an autonomous ship can validate and refine this information. 

Additional info about Mindchip may be found here. 


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