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A car with an electric propulsion, safe, reliable and sustainable

August 2020


A car with an electric propulsion, safe, reliable and sustainable

  • World Alliance Member
  • Featured Solution
  • Labeled Solution
Label Date August 28, 2020
By Softcar
From Switzerland
Maturity stage TRL 6 - Prototype testing 1:1 in lab

The Mission of SOFTCAR is to propose an efficient solution to depollute megacities of our planet. SOFTCAR has designed a clean car and the assembly center to produce, sell, fix, recycle vehicles as close as possible to users. SOFTCAR is based on an eco-design approach that is compatible with the principles of a circular economy: 1) competitive cost, 2) towards 100% recyclability 3) lowest achievable environmental footprint at production, use and end of life phases. Moreover, SOFTCAR allows small-series and distributed manufacturing¸ which contributes to manage locally the recycling and the lifecycle of the product.

The Environmental Benefits

  • Quantity of CO2 emitted in the atmosphere : -32%
  • Quantity of energy used : -50% The quantity of non-renewable resources used or used without recycling

The Financial Benefits

  • Saving made compared to the reference for a client : 50% 8000€ in Spain, 7000€ in France

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Company Profile


SOFTCAR SA offers licenses to assemble low footprint cars next to mega cities. SOFTCAR propose soft mobility

Headquarters 1700 Fribourg, Switzerland
Type Company
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International Cleantech Network

The International Cleantech Network (ICN) is a global network of 13 cleantech clusters on the international forefront of providing innovative and sustainable solutions to meet the growing demand for green technologies.

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As an expert for the innovation scene in energy and environmental technologies, CleantechAlps (Sion, Switzerland) is a hub for the cleantech ecosystem, connecting its stakeholders with relevant partners.

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The Enterprise Europe Network

The Enterprise Europe Network helps businesses innovate and grow on an international scale. It is the world’s largest support network for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with international ambitions.

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