Einmal drehen bitte.

a resident!
Follow us!

Energyminer wins Munich Business Plan Competition


gate startup Energyminer has concluded this year’s Munich Business Plan Competition with an impressive success. Having already achieved second place in phase 2 and been among the 10 winners in phase 1, the company now secured first place in phase 3.

Energyminer’s solution convinced the jury. Energyminer is driving the energy transition by producing affordable baseload clean electricity without impacting the natural river biotope or creating hidden costs for society. Energyminer has demonstrated that they are not only presenting a groundbreaking innovation, but also building a highly successful business model to sustainably contribute to the progress of the energy transition.

By winning the Munich Business Plan Competition, Energyminer not only receives recognition for their promising overall concept, but also better visibility for investors to implement their ambitious plans in the future.

For the founders of Energyminer GmbH, Georg Walder and Richard Eckl, this is not the first success in the Munich Business Plan Competition. In 2015, they were already able to secure second place with INVENOX GmbH.

The business ideas of the other winners and nominees of the Munich Business Plan Competition, such as Sedivention GmbH and baind GmbH, once again demonstrate the impressive potential and innovative strength of young companies in Bavaria. The Munich Business Plan Competition offers young companies the opportunity to present their innovative ideas to an experienced audience and receive valuable feedback from experts.


The Munich Business Plan Competition (MBPW) offers innovative start-ups from all sectors a platform to provide their ideas with professional feedback at an early stage. For many investors, a good placement in the MBPW is considered to be a proof of quality and a stepstone for initial financing rounds. The competition has already produced a large number of successful companies, including well-known names such as Flixbus and Magazino.


Energyminer GmbH is an emerging startup company that has developed a breakthrough technology to use kinetic hydropower. By means of patent-pending technologies and an innovative plant concept, Energyminer enables the economic production of base-load clean electricity without CO2 emissions. The company’s mission is to make a sustainable contribution to energy transition and to shape the future of energy production in a sustainable way.

For more information or interview requests, please contact:

Natalie Rojko
Head of Marketing
Mobil: +49.176.32089441