About Us

Who We Are ?

Breathe, headquartered in Bengaluru, is the only team from India to make it to the finals of the $20-million global challenge - NRG Cosia Carbon XPrize to develop breakthrough technologies that convert the most carbon dioxide emissions from coal and natural gas power plants into products with the highest net value.

  • Incorporated in Bangalore

    • Participated in the $20 million NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE
  • Recognised by Govt of Karnataka as Innovative Startup

    • Semifinalist in the Carbon XPRIZE (only Indian team to be selected in the pool of 20 semifinalists)
    • Received a grant from Karnataka state govt
  • Finalist in the carbon XPRIZE

    • PoC demonstration of capture and conversion to low-cost, green Methanol
    • Received a milestone prize of USD 500000
  • Incorporated in Wyoming, USA

    • Received a grant of INR 1.5 cr from BPCL for scaling up the technology
  • Incubated at Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research

    • Successfully completed the milestones for finalis of Carbon XPRIZE

Our team

Our Team.

Sebastian C.
Co-founder, Chemist
Umesh V. Waghmare
Co-founder, Physicist
Rakshith Raghavan Belur
Co-founder, Strategy

About us.

  • 1 Our Mission

    Be a key enabler in achieving net-zero

  • 2 Our Goal

    To build technology for efficient and scalable conversion of CO2


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