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65 Most Innovative Wisconsin Based Energy Companies & Startups

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

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Telkonet

Telkonet

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Telkonet offers energy management and smart grid networking solutions for the improvement of energy efficiency.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Upper Peninsula Power Company

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UPPCO is a utility company that provides electric power to consumers.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Building Integrated GreenHouses ( BIGH )

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A startup based in Brussels, Belgium, has opened its first aquaponic farm .

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Gearbox Express

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Gearbox Express to remanufacture wind energy gearboxes

Upper Peninsula Power Company

NovoMoto

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NovoMoto is a Sustainable Social Enterprise that aims to provide clean, renewable, and sustainable electricity to communities in the DRC.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

A. O. Smith

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A.O. Smith(1874) Corporation is a global leader applying innovative technology and energyefficient solutions to products marketed worldwide.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Fairbanks Morse

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Fairbanks Morse worldwide leader in engine technology & manufacturing, provides diesel engines and generator sets for marine power.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

AquaMost

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AquaMost develops water treatment systems for the oil and gas industry that eliminate bacteria with no added chemicals.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Clarios

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Clarios is an advanced energy storage solutions that develops, manufacture and distributes a portfolio of evolving battery technologies.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Alliant Energy

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Alliant Energy Corporation (Alliant Energy) operates as a regulated investor-owned public utility holding company

Upper Peninsula Power Company

WEC Energy Group

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WEC Energy Group is one of the nation’s largest electric and natural gas delivery companies.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Franklin Energy Services

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Franklin Energy is a designer and implementer of energy efficiency programs for utility, state and municipality clients.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Power Line Systems

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It develops, sells and supports software for the design of overhead electric power transmission, distribution, and communication lines.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

PlasmaE

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PlasmaE is an emerging global leader providing technology and comprehensive solutions for environmental and energy management.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Virent Energy Systems

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Virent Energy Systems is an energy technology company providing solutions that facilitate the renewable replacement of fossil fuels.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

GoMacro

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GoMacro MacroBars are USDA Organic, Gluten-Free Certified, Vegan Certified, Kosher Certified, Non-GMO Project Macrobiotic energy bars

Upper Peninsula Power Company

GreenWhey Energy

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GreenWhey Energy develops bio-energy products for fuel and fertilizer companies.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

EnergyTech Innovations

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ETI serves the specialized needs of clients in the environmental field, renewable energy, and particularly in the field of biogas energy.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Acurex Corporation

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Acurex Corporation is a manufacturer of products for complete energy efficient kitchen ventilation systems.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Orion Energy Systems

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Orion Energy Systems offers LED lighting systems and provide controls and IoT solutions, ongoing system maintenance, and program management.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

U.S. Venture, Inc.

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U.S. Venture, Inc is the distributor of energy, automotive and lubricant products in North America.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Jacobus Energy, Inc.

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Jacobus Energy is an oil & energy company offering fueling, quick flash heating, and cooling services.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Kohler Power

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Kohler Power manufactures and markets generators for marine, residential, industrial, and mobile applications.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Shamrock Energy Corp

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Shamrock Energy uses nanomaterials to develop better ways to store and use energy.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

ZBB Energy

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ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE AMEX: ZBB), is a distinct leader in the design and manufacture of advanced energy storage and intelligent

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Precision Pipeline

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Precision Pipeline provides pipeline construction services for the gas and oil industry in the United States.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Kilimanjaro Energy

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Kilimanjaro Energy develops air capture technology to extract carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Michaels Energy

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Michaels Energy is an energy efficiency consulting firm that helps with technical, program management, evaluation & administrative support.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

TCS

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TCS designs, manufactures and installs enterprise energy management and building automation systems for the HVAC and facilities markets.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

EASENET

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EASENET Inc. is a sustainable energy start-up company focused on combined heat & power and biomass-to-energy technologies.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

ANGI Energy Systems, LLC

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ANGI Energy Systems is an engineering company specializing in vehicle fueling and tube trailer transport services.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

EnSync Energy Systems

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Energy Systems, is creating the future of electricity with innovative distributed energy resource (DER) systems and internet of energy.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Warehouse Lighting

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Warehouse Lighting offers low-cost, energy-efficient lighting products.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Toshiba America Energy Systems

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Toshiba America Energy Systems provides energy industry solutions – new equipment, retrofits, maintenance and outage planning.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

KS ENERGY SERVICES, LLC

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KS ENERGY SERVICES, LLC is a provider of the installation of natural gas, electric, telecommunication and water services

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Advanced Ionics

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Advanced Ionics provides solutions for the energy and chemical industries.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Franklin Fueling Systems

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Franklin Fueling Systems is an oil & energy company offering fuel management system.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Dairyland Power Cooperative

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Dairyland Power Cooperative is a non-profit organization that provides safe, reliable, affordable & sustainable electricity to its members.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Total Energy Systems.

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Total Energy Systems, LLC has been providing power solutions.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Madison Gas and Electric Company

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Madison Gas and Electric Company is a regulated electric and gas utility company in Madison.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

InterCon Construction

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InterCon Construction is an underground construction firm specializing in gas and electric transmission.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

AMSOIL INC.

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AMSOIL is an oil & energy company that provides synthetic lubricants, fuel additives, and filtration products.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Water-Right

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Water-Right is a water treatment company providing innovative clean water solutions for residential and commercial water needs.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

TEAM Industries, Inc.

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TEAM Industries is an oil & energy company providing pipe fabrication services.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Wisconsin Public Power

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Wisconsin Public Power Inc. becomes WPPI Energy

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Standard Electric Supply Co.

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Standard Electric Supply Co. is a wholesale company providing electricity supply and distribution services.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

F Chart Software

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F-Chart Software is producing thermal energy analysis software.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

We Energies

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We Energies is the trade name of Wisconsin Electric Power Company and Wisconsin Gas LLC

Upper Peninsula Power Company

JAX INC.

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JAX is an oil & energy company offering industrial lubricants.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Thermtech

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Thermtech, a heat treating company.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Energis High Voltage Resources, Inc.

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Energis High Voltage Resources is a utility company offering electrical substation services.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Ace Ethanol

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Ace Ethanol produces ethanol and offers it’s coproducts.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Polk-Burnett Electric Cooperative

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Polk-Burnett Electric Cooperative renders electrical distribution, energy conversion, electronic thermal storage and propane services.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Neumann Companies

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Neumann Companies is a family-owned company committed to developing residential communities, green building, and solar energy.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Professional Power Products

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Professional Power Products designer and manufacturer of large, custom engineered integrated electrical power generation systems.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Hooper Corporation

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Hooper Corporation is a construction company specializing in electric power and mechanical construction services.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Palmer Johnson Power Systems

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Palmer Johnson Power Systems is a machinery company providing heavy-duty, off-highway transmissions, and axles.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Pasadena Refinings System Inc.

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Pasadena Refinings System is an oil & energy company that offers reliability and plant engineering services.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

RenewAire

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RenewAire is a manufacturing company that focuses on enhancing indoor air quality via energy recovery ventilation technologies.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

U.S. Oil, a division of U.S. Venture

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U.S. Oil is an oil & energy company providing convenience store franchising services.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Imagen Energy

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Imagen Energy offers a compact integrated modular inverter/energy storage system.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Stay-Lite Lighting

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Stay-Lite Lighting offers lighting repair, electrical repairs, LED lighting, energy audits, pole craning, scaffolding & boom lift services.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Midwest Renewable Energy Association

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MREA was incorporated as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with a mission to promote renewable energy, energy efficiency.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

Halron Lubricants

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Halron Lubricants is an oil & energy company specializing in lubricants, hydraulic, and synthetic oil products.

Upper Peninsula Power Company

NEW Water

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NEW Water is a clean water organization turning waste into energy by offering municipal wastewater treatment, water management & more.

Written by Mark Smith

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