SOLAR MODULE IP
Disruptive architecture for energy harvesting – can integrate all solar cells
Our technology makes the most efficient existing solar cells affordable
Boosting the energy yield reduces solar electricity costs
EASY TO MOUNT
As easy to mount as conventional solar panels
Radically new approach conceived with reliability and simplicity in mind
IMMUNITY TO SHADING
Less sensitive to shading than conventional solar panels
Easy manufacturing integration into existing PV-production lines
Laurent holds a Master in Micro and Nanosystems from EPFL (2012).
Alvaro Fernando Aguilar
Marie Ivorra Grosse
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The Solar Impulse Foundation has started a mission to select 1000 solutions that addressenvironmental challenges while enabling economic growth. We are proud to announce that the foundation has reached its goal and ourTHEIA solar module is part of the portfolio along with 1000solutions. We support the efforts of Bertrand Piccard and the Solar Impulse Foundation[…]
Insolight is participating in the European Green Bauhaus initiative, a sustainable construction and renovation programme combining energy demand reduction and renewable energy generation for residential and mixed-use buildings. The project targets to implement a unique combination of Near Zero-Energy Building technologies and methods, which will be deployed in three living labs covering various bioclimatic conditions: Sant Gil Eco[…]
Insolight would like to thank project partners Dow and Topsil Global for the fruitful collaboration within the Eurostars MEPV2 project. The two-year project enabled the development of an optical layer and its assembly process for Insolight’s planar micro-tracking solar panels. Optical layers produced by Topsil Global are based on Dow’s SILASTIC™ MS-4002 Moldable Optical Silicone, which combine high transparency and durability against[…]
We are very proud to be recognized as one of the TOP 100 Swiss Startups 2020! Thank you to Venturelab & Venture Kick for the continuous support over the years! Congratulations to the Insolight team for this achievement!
“Generation Solar” is the brainchild of the multinational photovoltaics research project, GRECO. The result of a unique collaborative process of science, IT support and input from citizens, the web version of “Generation Solar” is now available on iOS and Android. For more information: press release in English and French.
Insolight’s solar module THEIA – Translucency & High-Efficiency in Agrivoltaics was attributed the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label following an assessment performed by external independent experts and based on verified standards. It is thereby joining the #1000solutions challenge, an initiative by the Solar Impulse Foundation to select solutions that meet high standards in profitability and[…]
Insolight is delighted to announce that a Series A Round of CHF 5 Mio has successfully been closed. The round was led again by Investiere , with co-investors Zürcher Kantonalbank, Swiss Immo Lab and a number of private business angels. Following the first Seed Financing round in January 2018, Insolight has established a world record efficiency[…]
Scaling up the production of highly efficient solar modules Neuchâtel, 4 September 2019 – The European Union has awarded €10.6 million in funding to HIPERION. This grant will aid in establishing a pilot assembly line to bring breakthrough photovoltaic technology, designed by Swiss startup Insolight, closer to market. HIPERION was set up by a 16-member[…]
Proud to announce that we have made the Start Up Energy Transition Top 100 list in 2019! We look forward to contributing towards a more sustainable future!
Next-gen rooftop solar panels achieve record efficiency Insolight’s pre-production modules set a new efficiency standard of 29% for commercial solar panels. Results were validated by the Solar Energy Institute of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (IES-UPM), setting the stage for large-scale industrialization. Insolight is taking a whole new approach to creating high-efficiency solar modules for[…]