Skytree expands its reach in Amsterdam's climate tech ecosystem
There is a new hub for climate innovation in town. Last week marked a significant milestone for Skytree, the climate tech innovator based in Amsterdam, as they celebrated the opening of their new office and cutting-edge lab space in the city.
Inaugurating a new climate tech hub
Skytree, a pioneering force in carbon capture technology, marked a significant milestone on January 18th with the inauguration of its new office at the Science Park in Amsterdam. Located within the Matrix ONE building, Skytree's new headquarters boasts state-of-the-art facilities including lab space, engineering rooms, and collaborative office spaces.
Marking a significant milestone for the company as well as Amsterdam's growing prominence as a hub for climate innovation, Skytree now occupies the fifth floor of the Matrix ONE innovation hub– the flagship building at Science Park. Within this space, they have designated areas for labs, engineering facilities, and office spaces dedicated to all teams and departments.
Breakthroughs in carbon capture
During the opening, Skytree presented their latest breakthroughs, featuring a live demonstration of the cutting-edge Skytree Cumulus unit. This patented Direct Air Capture (DAC) technology, allows for the extraction of carbon dioxide (CO2) directly from the atmosphere, marking a pivotal shift away from reliance on fossil fuels for CO2 supply.
Skytree’s innovative approach aims to transform how businesses address carbon dioxide solutions, eliminating emissions associated with transportation and creating a more sustainable carbon supply chain. Once installed on-site, the Skytree Cumulus unit captures CO2 from the ambient air, offering a sustainable solution for indoor farmers and greenhouse growers, making Amsterdam stand out as a place where good grows better.
A base for climate innovators
Creating fertile ground for companies like Skytree to thrive, Amsterdam's vibrant culture of sustainability and forward-thinking initiatives make it a perfect fit for companies committed to addressing pressing environmental challenges and driving positive change on a global scale.
The region’s strategic location and sustainability commitments make it an ideal hub for companies like Skytree to thrive. With easy access to global markets, a diverse talent pool, and a supportive ecosystem for climate tech ventures, Amsterdam offers the perfect environment for innovation and growth in key ecosystems, including environmental technology.
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