Welcome to the New Energy Nexus application portal. You can apply for our various clean energy startup programs around the world. 

New Energy Nexus is an international organization that supports clean energy entrepreneurs with funds, accelerators and networks. We started in California and also operate programs in China, India, Southeast Asia, and East Africa. Our mission is to support diverse entrepreneurs to drive innovation and build equity into the global clean energy economy.

If you have any questions on the application process or programs, feel free to reach out at hello@newenergynexus.com.

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The New Energy Nexus Philippines Energy Incubation Program aims to bring up to 10 startups founders from ideation to revenue generation and scaling stage.


The 4-month program will challenge the entrepreneurs to push their innovations forward. The program focuses on skills and network building which are essential components in the early stages of their startup journey. Participating entrepreneurs will also have access to New Energy Nexus's global network of mentors, corporates, governments and investors.

The incubation program will run from March to June 2020. For more information about the details of the program, visit the New Energy Nexus SEA facebook page and website.

New Energy Nexus is organizing the Building Energy Challenge 2020, sponsored by Asian Development Bank Ventures (ADB Ventures). This is a match-making program with the goal of introducing companies with innovative energy efficiency technologies for buildings to commercial property groups and energy intensive corporate partners. 

Building Energy Challenge 2020 is now open for applications to startup companies working on energy efficient solutions who are already generating revenue, want to scale up and are ready to build commercial relationships in new markets, and also ready for investment by ADB and Corporate Partners. Around 10 Startups will be selected as finalists to join the program.

Startups will be selected along the following criteria:

  • Innovative & Diverse Solutions – clearly innovative or disruptive, differentiated from existing solutions, exhibits competitive advantage potential
  • Relevance for Energy Efficiency –strong focus on reducing energy usage & decreasing carbon footprint for clients
  • Quality of Team – credible team, quality CV’s, relevant qualifications/experience
  • Market Potential & Scalability – large addressable market with significant deployment potential
  • Business Model – well articulated, viable business backed up by performance data
  • Maturity – startups need to have commercial projects completed and ready with enough resources for new pilot & deployment projects in Southeast Asia

Building Energy Challenge 2020 entrepreneurs will be supported in pushing their innovation forward and expanding their business in the Southeast Asia Region, which includes access to the network of Corporate Partners, additional mentors, and customer insights. 

Only companies with commercial deployments will be selected. 

NEX Thailand Energy Incubation & Acceleration Program (NEX Thailand Energy Program) aims to bring up to 15 startups or founders from ideation to revenue generation and scaling stage into one of the Thailand's first energy startups ecosystem. 

Through 6-month Program, the entrepreneurs will be supported in pushing their innovation forward. This includes, for example, a full-support and mentorship to create a sound and scalable business model while building its necessary business skills. Participating entrepreneurs will also have access to Nexus's global network of mentors, corporates, governments and investors.

The program will start on Saturday, 23 November 2019 at M Academy, Big C Supercenter Rajadamri (5th floor) with a bi-weekly check-in providing the entrepreneurs a right balance between program commitment and flexibility to execute their products or services. 

Applying entrepreneurs will be selected along the following criteria:
○ Market potential & scalability
○ Impact (economics, social and environmental)
○ Relevance of solutions for clean energy and sustainability
○ Diversity of participants & solutions 

For more information about the application or program, please visit our website at www.newenergynexus.com, facebook page at www.facebook.com/nexsea/ or email to Mr. Radtasiri at radtasiri.w@newenergynexus.com.

Pendaftaran untuk seleksi Program Akselerasi Smart Energy Startup Indonesia telah dibuka. 

Silahkan lengkapi semua pertanyaan yang ada dalam formulir aplikasi pendaftaran. Semua informasi yang diberikan akan diperlakukan dengan rahasia dan tidak akan dibagikan dengan pihak luar. Hanya aplikasi yang lengkap yang akan diproses lebih lanjut.

Jika Anda ingin keluar dari aplikasi dan menyelesaikannya nanti, Anda dapat menyimpannya sebagai draft.

Jika Anda memiliki pertanyaan tentang Program Akselerasi Smart Energy Startup Indonesia, silahkan hubungi New Energy Nexus Indonesia di: indonesia@newenergynexus.com


We are now accepting application for our Smart Energy Acceleration Program in Indonesia.

Please fill in all questions. The information on the application will be treated in the strict confidence and will not be shared with outside parties. Only complete application will be accepted. 

If you wish to exit the application and finish it later, you may save it as a draft. 

If you have any questions about Indonesia Acceleration Program please contact us at: indonesia@newenergynexus.com

Please review and complete the application for Vietnam Incubation & Acceleration Program 2020 by New Energy Nexus Vietnam. Only complete applications will be accepted.

Please see more Information about the program from our website  


You will be asked to upload the following documents in addition to the form:

  • Maximum three pages product description detailing specifications of your technology
  • 2-3 minute video (max.) introducing your team, company, value proposition and how you can benefit from New Energy Nexus. Smart phone quality is acceptable. 
  • Pitch Deck (10-15 slides)
  • Resumes of founding members
  • Company logo (optional)
  • Financial model and three year forecast for your company (optional)


Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis for the 2020 program. 


If you wish to exit the application and finish it later, you may save it as a draft. 

English applications are preferred. Vietnamese applications will also be accepted.

Have questions? Email Van Anh at vananh.do@newenergynexus.com

Thank you for your interest and good luck!

New Energy Nexus