Application Guidelines

Energy Challenge Germany:

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This challenge is supported by

Expande – Open Innovation

program for the mining and

energy industry – implemented

by Fundación Chile  

Energy Challenge Germany 2023 is a special acceleration program organized by AHK Chile and the State of Bavaria Office for South America, within the framework of the Energy Partnership Chile-Germany (implemented by GIZ), an initiative of the Chilean Ministry of Energy and German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Action.


The aim of this program is to support German Startups that have developed innovations in the energy sector that contribute to the energy transition and are interested in expanding to the Chilean market.


The winners of the program will be invited to visit Chile to explore the business opportunities of the Chilean market, meet potential partners and clients such as companies, research centers and accelerators. They will also have the opportunity to exchange experiences with companies in the local energy startup ecosystem. Furthermore, they will be able to present their startups at a special event organized at Expomin, the largest international mining trade fair in Latin America.


All German energy startups are invited to participate!