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33 Most Innovative Illinois Based Energy Efficiency Companies & Startups

This article showcases our top picks for the best Illinois based Energy Efficiency companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Energy Efficiency industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Illinois Energy Efficiency Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Invenergy

Invenergy

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Invenergy is a global privately-held developer and operator of sustainable energy solutions.

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Clean Energy Trust

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Clean Energy Trust supports early-stage startups working on solutions for clean energy, decarbonization, and environmental sustainability.

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Eligo Energy

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Eligo Energy helps provide consumers and businesses with low cost energy solutions.

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ForeLight

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ForeLight is developting the biomanufacturing industry through their proprietary photosynthetic production technology.

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Gas Technology Institute

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GTI is the leading research, development and training organization addressing global energy and environmental challenges.

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NETenergy

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NETenergy is a thermal energy storage company that is creating a thermal battery designed to offset peak electricity load.

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GE Fuel Cells

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GE Fuel Cells makes fuel cells for commercial and residential power applications.

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SoCore Energy

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SoCore Energy is involved in solar portfolio development and commercial rooftop installations.

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The Power Company USA, LLC

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The Power Company (TPC) is a professional energy consulting firm.

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Sunfox Capital

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Sunfox Capital provides is a renewable energy company that offers environmental-protection and energy-conservation solutions.

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Elevate

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Elevate is a non-profit organization that operates with a mission to provide affordable heat, power and water resources to the communities.

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Lincoln Clean Energy

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LCE is a developer, owner, and operator of clean power projects with a focus on wind and solar power.

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QCoefficient

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QCoefficient is a smart grid engine to integrate HVAC operations in commercial buildings with electric grid operations and markets.

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RISE Engineering

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RISE Engineering is an insulation contractor offers energy efficiency, improving the safety and affordability solutions.

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Verde Solutions

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Verde Solutions is full service, energy efficiency consultant firm that offers knowledge and consulting for a brighter future.

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Fluid-Aire Dynamics

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Fluid-Aire Dynamics is an industrial supplier that distributes air compressors, receiver tanks, drain valves, piping systems & accessories.

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Equity Office

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Equity Office is rich with signature properties in the nation’s leading gateway markets.

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Verde Energy Efficiency Experts

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Verde is a mission-focused business committed to changing the way the world thinks about energy efficiency.

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Energy Results

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Energy Results is a residential energy-based company that helps homeowners evaluate, implement, finance, and track energy-saving upgrades.

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Econergy

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Econergy is an energy company that develops, finances, and manages renewable energy and portfolios.

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KLiUX Energies International Inc.

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KLiUX manufactures and commercializes worldwide its patented VAWT technology: KLiUX Zebra 2kW, KLiUX Dragon 4kW and KLiUX Eagle 6kW

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Save Wave Energy

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Save Wave Energy is an energy consulting company that provides services dedicated to reducing its users’ energy procurement expenditure.

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EcoloCap

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EcoloCap Solutions Inc. (OTC.BB:ECOS)e an integrated group of environmentally focused technologies that utilize nanotechnology to develop

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Armada Power

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Armada Power deals in thermal energy storage through smarter ways to mange water heating, power & maintenance monitoring, CO2 reduction.

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DRF Trusted Property Solutions

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DRF Trusted Property Solutions is a professional services that maintains plumbing, electrical, irrigation, and backflow prevention licenses.

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Clean Urban Energy

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Clean Urban Energy provides scalable energy-optimization solutions to meet corporate sustainability goals.

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Clean Power Design

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Clean Power Design offers planning and contract development solutions for commercial, residential, and municipal renewable energy projects.

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Moss Architecture and Design

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moss is a full-service architecture and urban design studio in the Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago.

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WindSoleil Solar and Wind Energy Services

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Wind is Everywhere! Utilize the power of wind to create energy that you can use.

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Quantum Energy

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Quantum Energy provide advanced processing systems to promote green energy hydrocarbon processing.

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EcoTally

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EcoTally facilitates programs that motivate people to reduce energy and water consumption and increase their environmental awareness.

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Tick Tock Energy

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Tick Tock is a leading Midwest provider of solar PV, energy-efficient LED lighting solutions and daylighting systems.

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E3Tec

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E3Tec provides consulting services to the process industry for the mitigation of petroleum fouling and energy efficiency technologies.

Written by Mark Smith

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