Neer, formerly Blockchain Water, was accepted into a Wisconsin-based accelerator program that provides a $100,000 capital injection.

The company, a member of the 2019 Pure Pitch Rally cohort, provides a water management platform powered by artificial intelligence. It will join gener8tor’s flagship accelerator.

Founder Elango Thevar’s connection with water systems began in his hometown in India, where his family didn’t have running water in their home. Now, as a water engineer, his goal is to help municipalities and utilities shore up water infrastructure to save water and money on costly repairs.