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35 Most Innovative San Francisco Based Clean Energy Companies & Startups

This article showcases our top picks for the best San Francisco based Clean Energy companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Clean Energy 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 San Francisco Clean Energy Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

EcoFlow

EcoFlow

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EcoFlow designs, develops and manufactures eco-friendly and affordable portable power stations for personal and professional use.

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Aurora Solar

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Aurora Solar is a SaaS company that uses aerial imagery to assess solar installation projects.

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Sunrun

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Sunrun provides residential solar electricity and solar power services for homeowners.

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3Degrees

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3Degrees is a provider of carbon offset and renewable energy services and solutions.

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Sunverge Energy

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Sunverge Energy provides integrated solar solutions for distributed generation and storage.

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Glydways

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Glydways is a transportation technology and clean energy company that designs and manufactures autonomous transportation.

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Treau

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Treau is making home heaters and air conditioners that are better for the environment, easier to install, and more pleasant to use.

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Advanced Microgrid Solutions

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Advanced Microgrid Solutions installs advanced energy storage systems in buildings to lower energy costs for consumers and provide clean.

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GreenFire Energy

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GreenFire Energy develops and deploys innovative technology to unlock the world’s largest source of continuous renewable energy.

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Lumen Energy

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Lumen Energy focuses on helping building owners save money with clean energy.

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NDB

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NDB is a Silicon Valley-based nanotechnology company established for the development of battery solutions, and energy propulsion systems.

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Sighten

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Sighten develops a software toolset to manage the complexity of distributed solar.

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CivicSolar

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CivicSolar is an innovative solar distributor that offers a full selection of modules and balance-of-systems from manufacturers.

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Savion Aerospace

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Savion Aerospace is an aircraft manufacturer whose mission is to introduce cleaner energy into aviation.

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Radian Generation

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Radian Generation is an independent solar asset management and advisory firm.

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Adura Technologies

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Adura Technologies develops enabling technologies for commercial building lighting control and energy management.

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Nexant

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Nexant provides intelligent grid software and clean energy solutions that advance electric power grid and alternative energy services.

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Waypoint

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The Real Estate Performance Platform(TM) – SF-based CRE Technology SAAS

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Sway

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Sway offers regenerative design solutions for plastic pollution using seaweed to create compostable replacements for single-use plastics.

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Sylvatex Inc

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Sylvatex has developed a renewable nano-chemistry platform with applications in industry processing, materials stability, and fuels.

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Advanced Energy Economy

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Advanced Energy Economy is an association of businesses working to make energy secure, clean, and affordable.

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OnSwitch Inc.

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The market platform using data analytics and machine learning to radically simplify how building owners buy cost-saving energy systems

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n8raidar

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Self Driving car tech stackup for low and night driving modes

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SolarNexus

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Our mission at SolarNexus is to develop software solutions.

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PrivacyShell Corp

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We build crypto-blockchain startups that incorporate privacy & security by design.

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The Cleanweb Initiative

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Addressing issues related to resource constraints through the application of information technology.

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Solar Power Investor

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Bringing news, investment insights and opportunities to the solar and renewable energy industries.

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Sea Change Foundation

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Sea Change Foundation is a private family foundation that focuses on climate change and clean energy policy.

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Unification Energy

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EV Charging station manufacturer

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Climate One

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Climate One at The Commonwealth Club: a conversation on energy, economy, and the environment.

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CleanTechies

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CleanTechies is an online platform that enables businesses concerned with sustainable and green initiatives share information.

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SunReports

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SunReports is an application that enables its users to measure power consumption of solar energy systems.

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Albion Power CompanyInc

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Albion Power CompanyInc is a turn-key Design/Build installations in San Francisco.

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Asura Development Group

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Asura Development Group, Inc., formerly IA Global, Inc., is a construction, development and clean technology company.

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Shelf Control

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Develops energy efficient lighting technology.

Written by Mark Smith

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