Wattopia helps companies and governments transition to a zero-carbon economy. The focus is on the housing sector and built environment. Wattopia contributes through developing 'transition tools' such as business models and contracts, facilitating innovation and supporting multi-stakeholder collaboration.
Wattopia was created in 2009 and is based in Rotterdam. Important clients include municipalities, government, housing corporations, building companies and network operators.
Reason for the opening
We are currently helping a municipality in the Netherlands to develop a plan for phasing out natural gas from the built environment ("aardgasvrij") and facilitate the execution of that plan. We are intending to offer this service to other municipalities in the near future. To improve our quality of service and enable this expansion, we are looking for someone to help us deepen and structurate our knowledge of the district heating market and technologies.
Wattopia started in 2009 with little direction and great heaps of idealism, energy and enthusiasm. Over the years, we built up experience and a network of clients and collaborators. We specialized to become developing consultants supporting the development of a healthy market for solutions that can bring us towards a net-zero carbon housing market.
Since 2017, we have been growing...