in the heart of the energy centre in the Karlsruhe TechnologyRegion
AXEL is the only accelerator with a 100% focus on energy.
Develop your product and test it directly in the grid: your quick access into the energy market.
SENIOR EXPERT COACHING
Personal feedback for all your questions: our energy network is always there for you.
You will be promoted and challenged: your mentors will help you to develop and create lasting values.
BUILD A SAFE PRODUCT
Meet safety requirements during product development: our partners will support you.
BECOME AN ENTREPRENEUR
Our trainings will teach you how to think and act as an entrepreneur.
BEST WORKING CONDITIONS
Co-working spaces and modern infrastructure: you will find the suitable environment for your project.
WE INVEST IN YOU
We do not accept everyone: we fully support teams with high potential.
We guarantee autonomy and objectivity: you decide whether to give company shares or not.
The professional environment is a key to success: benefit from the lively start-up community in the Karlsruhe TechnologyRegion.
AXEL was initiated by fokus.energie e.V. to support early-stage energy start-ups in creating their business and accelerating their market launch.
For start-ups and visionaries with pioneering energy technologies.
AXEL offers three different intensive entrepreneurship programs.
You select the program that suits you the best.