July 29, 2021
energyNEXT is an innovation network that brings together key players in the energy ecosystem – innovators, investors, industry, academia, and government – to explore sector-specific issues and opportunities. By building a community of engaged stakeholders focused on cleantech solutions, energyNEXT offers members access to the world’s best experts, events, knowledge, industry challenges, and global opportunities.
energyNEXT is focused on helping players in the energy sector – primarily companies involved in the exploration and development of oil or gas reserves, oil and gas drilling, and refining – meet urgent climate goals.
This new open innovation model of ‘Realizing the Entrepreneurial Spirit’ focuses on entrepreneurs, energy companies, paid pilots, and smart capital, which has included backing from large industry players such as Equinor, Hess, TechnipFMC, and Anadarko.
energyNEXT is the first of its kind to be organized on a platform with key energy players around the globe. Activity is focused on accelerating the growth and adoption of cleantech solutions through 4 steps.
"Since we joined Foresight, we’ve quadrupled our team within the last year, experienced tremendous growth and successfully raised capital. Their advisors really understand deep tech, and how to align your business models and technology in an emerging market. I was really impressed with Foresight’s structure and follow-up."
energyNEXT helps the energy industry seize opportunities in a range of technology areas including:
Neutralization and negative CO2 solutions Carbon and methane management Carbon capture utilization and storage
Energy transportation & storage Hydrogen Electrification Renewables
Advanced manufacturing and materials Nano materials & composites Green chemicals Waste management
Robotics, drones, wireless connection Novel & ubiquitous sensors Augmented reality-driven visualization Ultra low cost – novel facilities
Faster hydrocarbon maturation cycle Asset optimization-operational excellence Forewarning in flow assurance AI solutions in safety
Novel enhanced recovery Leap improvement – field development Real-time optimization of completion design & treatment
This program runs from 2021-2022 with 3 cohorts and a rolling intake.
1st Cohort: Apply by April 30th, 2021
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