The Cooling Challenge

Today, cooling consumes 25% of electricity generated worldwide and is responsible for 7% of greenhouse gas emissions. Cooling has become critical to our everyday lives. It is quickly becoming a basic need — required to create  comfortable climates for living, to bring food to our tables, and to keep the internet running. The rising middle class and continued growth in urbanisation is expected to increase cooling demand. If left unchecked, the electricity used to power cooling systems will overburden electrical grids and increase plant-warming emissions.

The cooling Challenge

Our Mission

At SkyCool Systems, our mission is to deliver sustainable, energy-efficient cooling solutions to customers interested in reducing energy costs and carbon footprint.

Our Story

SkyCool was founded in 2016 on the premise that cooling systems play a large role in contributing to climate change. Additionally, as global air temperatures rise and summers become hotter, energy use for cooling will grow significantly.

Our aim is to improve the efficiency of all cooling systems by harnessing an untapped renewable resource: the sky. We are dedicated to using our technology to bring efficient, climate-friendly cooling to all parts of the globe.

Our Vision

SkyCool’s vision is to bring electricity-free cooling to the world

If Skycool’s Solution was employed on a global scale…

134 Million

Metric tons of carbon reduced

29 Million

Passenger Vehicles Driven for one year

23 Million

Homes’ electricity use for one year

The Skycool Team

We are a team of dedicated engineers, scientists and business operators that are passionate about mitigating the effects of global warming and using our technology to reduce rising temperatures around the world.

Eli Goldstein

Co-Founder, CEO

Eli received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University. Eli has a passion for energy systems and thermal science. He has led teams of engineers in both industrial and academic settings and previously worked with two cleantech startups. He also led thermal modeling/testing for an entry into the Gates Foundation’s Reinventing the Toilet Grand Challenge.

George Keiser

Director, Strategy & Business Operations

George has extensive experience building and driving key business initiatives and bringing innovative products to market. George earned a B.A. form Middlebury College and an M.B.A. from INSEAD. He is excited to bring SkyCool’s breakthrough technology to the global market.

Justin Andrea

Senior Project & Account Manager

Justin has nearly 10 years of experience working in the commercial solar hot water heating industry. He is passionate about renewable energy and doing better by the environment. He is helping bring best practices from the solar thermal industry to future SkyCool Deployments.

Advisors

Aaswath Raman

Co-Founder, CSO

Aaswath is a professor of Materials Science and Engineering at UCLA. He received his Ph.D. in Applied Physics from Stanford University and is passionate about improving the efficiency of energy systems.

Shanhui Fan

Co-Founder

Shanhui is Professor of Electrical Engineering and the Director of the Edward L. Ginzton Laboratory at Stanford University. He received his Ph. D in Physics from MIT.

Bruce Graham

Advisor

Bruce is an early stage VC, co-founder, angel investor and board member. He works alongside entrepreneurs to build valuable enabling-technology startups.

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