Access Innovation is a US Department of Energy backed initiative that connects clean energy and mobility startups to leading industry and investor partners. Through Access Innovation, Powerhouse connects startups to industry leaders to facilitate pilot projects, customer contracts, investment, and acquisition.



Powerhouse’s collaborative co-working environment provides access to the best clean technology events, networks, and minds in the Bay Area. In 2019, Powerhouse partnered with a newly built co-working space in Downtown Oakland to provide opportunities for companies working across the industry. If you’re interested in joining the space, please reach out to us at


2 blocks from 19th St. BART

Double-height space with plenty of natural light

Side patio and covered outdoor seating

Secure bike parking


Ultra-fast Internet

Bookable conference rooms

Private telephone booths

In-building coffeeshop


Curated network of clean technology startups

Open houses and private events

Active investor community  

Collaborative co-working environment