Charlotte is the new energy capitalAnd CLT Joules is at the center of that energy community
1. the unit of work or energy from International System of Units, equal to the work done by a force of one newton when its point of application moves one meter in the direction of action of the force, equivalent to one 3600th of a watt-hour.
What is CLT Joules?
A business community for energy innovators and entrepreneurs.
CLT Joules is an initiative to promote energy innovation and startups among the entrepreneurial community in Charlotte. With the establishment of CLT Joules as Charlotte’s first business community for energy, early stage energy companies have a community where they can learn, accelerate growth, and connect to the big players in the energy ecosystem of Charlotte.
Why CLT Joules?
Early stage energy companies drive innovation in the energy industry and energy communities facilitate the growth and development of early stage companies. How does CLT Joules help promote energy innovation? It pulls together all the necessary components to facilitate the development of innovative energy businesses and provide the infrastructure for them to thrive. Charlotte is growing into the national hub for the energy industry. A key component of other national ‘clean tech energy hubs’ is a centralized effort to support early-stage energy businesses. With the collective resources that the city of Charlotte has in the energy industry we have the capability to meet and exceed the success of similar efforts around the country.