Dogpatch announces new sustainability-focused accelerator

Start-up hub partners with the government, Kerry Group, Coillte and ESB to develop the 2050 programme

A new accelerator called 2050 was launched by David Power, Dogpatch Labs, Ashley Shak, Dogpatch Labs, James O'Connell, Kerry Group, Minister Ossian Smyth, Ger Moloney, ESB, and David Feeney, Coillte. Photo: Dogpatch Labs

Kerry Group, Coillte and ESB are partnering with Dogpatch Labs and the government on a new programme for start-ups working on sustainability innovation.

The 2050 accelerator aims to bring industry together with top Irish and international start-ups, to work on practical pilot projects to help them to rapidly scale their impact, with access to Ireland’s national sustainability infrastructure assets, such as wind farms, dairy farms and forestry.

DC Cahalane, group chief marketing officer of Dogpatch ...