Start-up award winner 2013
Electric vehicle growth is largely hampered by limited range in the battery. DCBPower has invented a battery system comprising two divergent cell chemistries which not only utilises 100% of battery energy (rather than the typical 65-70%) but is also more efficient. Net result is 50% more range.
Dual Chemistry Electric Vehicle Battery System that far Exceeds the Performance (by 50%) of any Battery System Today
Sir Richard Brook, Chairman of the ERA Foundation, received the trophy on behalf of DCBPower Inc, who were unable to attend the ceremony.
The judging panel commented:
“The judges were impressed with the diversity of innovation in the Start-up category.
"All five shortlisted companies can be proud of their entrepreneurial achievements. We judged DCBPower as the overall winner, as their Dual Chemistry Battery System has the potential dramatically to improve the range and efficiency of EVs."
IzzyBike: a Bicycle Without a Chain, With a Front-wheel Drive, Which Additionally may be Folded in One Second
A bicycle without a chain, with a front-wheel drive, which additionally may be folded in one second? Yes, it is possible! It is possible in the same way as the fact that cycling can now give you much more fun than ever before.
Rehabilitation Exercise Range for NHS and Private Hospitals, Physiotherapy Clinics, Health Clubs and Sport Performance
MuJo Mechanics Ltd and Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
A new range of rehabilitation exercises that combine the unconstrained nature of free weights with the control of 'selectorised' machines. Users can adjust the machine to create a safe training envelope, tailored to the individual, where a multitude of exercises can be performed without further risk of injury.
Silent Air Conditioning System – World's Quietest
The Serenity AC system is the quietest available in the world for an off the shelf AC system. It does not use attenuators and is located in the space unlike other quiet AC systems. There are 7 patent protected innovations in Serenity and comes in a variety of unique platforms.
MYO is a gesture and motion control armband that measures the electrical activity in your muscles to wirelessly control your computer, phone, and other digital technologies using EMG sensors. With a wave of your hand, MYO will transform how you interact with your digital world.