in the heart of the energy centre in the Karlsruhe TechnologyRegion
AXEL is the only accelerator with a 100% focus on energy.
We are your strong partner throughout the entire product development process.
Personal feedback for all your questions and issues: Our energy network is always there for you.
> 128 START-UPS IN THE ENERGY SECTOR
we have supported in our programs since 2018.
Meet safety requirements in your product development.
> 60 MENTORS & Coaches
as experts in the energy environment and in business management, encourage and challenge you.
Learn to think and act entrepreneurially: That is the goal of our training courses and seminars.
> 270 FOUNDERS
have trusted us and developed their product ideas with us.
Independence and neutrality are important to us: Only you decide where your company shares will remain.
Co-working spaces and a high-performance infrastructure: With us, you will find the right environment for your project.
For start-ups and visionaries with pioneering energy technologies.
AXEL was initiated by fokus.energie e.V. to support early-stage energy start-ups in creating their business and accelerating their market launch.
AXEL is a Start-up BW Accelerator funded by the state of Baden-Württemberg and is also supported by the city of Karlsruhe and many companies.
AXEL offers three different intensive entrepreneurship programs.
You select the program that suits you the best.