Ohio State Startups - Energy & Environment

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Koloma, Inc.

License fiscal year: 2022   
Ohio State primary inventor(s):    
College: Arts and Sciences   
Department: Earth Sciences   
Ownership status: Privately held   
Description: Stealth mode startup focused on clean energy transition technologies with backing from top venture firms.

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License fiscal year: 2022  
Ohio State primary inventor(s): Prabir Dutta  
College: Arts and Sciences  
Department: Chemistry and Biochemistry  
Leadership: Solomon Ssenyange  
Ownership status: Privately held  
Headquarters: Columbus, OH 
Description: RedNOx is developing platforms to measure nitrous oxide (N2O), nitric oxide and nitrogen dioxide (total NOx) and carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions.  The ability to monitor real-time hyperlocal parts-per-billion (ppb) air pollution constituent and greenhouse gas metrics will help determine solutions to lower greenhouse gas emissions. Applications of the technology include heavy-duty diesel vehicles, agriculture, decentralized utilities and others.