Estonia – Georg Rute

Title of Talk

‘Renewables are only half of the solution’



Georg is a true technology optimist. He believes that technology can solve many of the global challenges. Driven by this belief, he founded Sympower, a company that aims to accelerate the onset of a fully renewable electricity system.

Georg had a master’s degree in sustainable energy. In the summer of 2013 he participated in an entrepreneurship and innovation program, Climate-KIC. Before the founding of Sympower, he worked at EnBW (Energie Baden-Württemberg AG) where he did data analysis for a pilot program in domestic demand side management.