What makes Insolight unique
Insolight revolutionizes sun tracking with a simple concept which opens new perspectives for solar energy
Our technology makes the most efficient existing solar cells affordable, which boosts the generated electrical power
EASY TO MOUNT
With Insolight, solar concentrators can be easily installed with standard mounting systems
BEST VALUE FOR MONEY
Our technology reduces tracking overheads, which has the potential to decrease the cost of solar electricity
Alvaro Fernando Aguilar
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Insolight participates together other 10 international partners in GRECO, in a pilot of the European Commission that aims to put into action the concepts of open science and responsible research and innovation for the development of socially responsible photovoltaic products. To demonstrate that the application of Open Science practices (and more broadly, Responsible Research and[…]
From April 6 to April 8 Insolight participated to the Climate Show 2018 in Geneva that presents new technologies and outcomes that are related to the reduction of carbon emissions and the mitigation of the climate change effects. For more info about the fair, please check Climate Show website. During this fair, our COO, Florian Gerlich, did[…]
ANNOUNCEMENT We are delighted to announce that we successfully closed our Seed Round of CHF 2.3 Mio. It was made possible thanks to our lead investor investiere.ch, as well as the co-investors Zürcher Kantonal Bank and a group of private business angels. This first financing round will be a cornerstone for achieving our next milestones.[…]
We have beautifully entered the TOP100 Swiss Startup list by being the best newcomers! This makes us 18th overall 🙂 This leads us well into the progress we’re making at the moment. We’re looking forward to showing it with the results coming from our first pilot site! Read more here: http://www.startup.ch/top100
We have been selected to be among the Venture Leaders startup development program. We will therefore be in the Silicon Valley for the last week of March to gain international exposure in an important market. Read more about it here.
We’re finishing the year with a nice announcement: We’ve won Venture Kick III 🙂 We’re very grateful for VK’s ongoing support. As Laurent, our CEO, best puts it: The three stages of the program helped us to progress on the business aspects, with continuous coaching and monitoring. The support received at the kickers camps was outstanding[…]
We have entered the Climate-KIC Accelerator, Europe’s largest public private partnership addressing climate change 🙂 Looking forward to the great upcoming events! Read more about it here.
The FIT (Fondation pour l’Innovation Technologique) granted us a CHF100’000.- loan. This loan is aimed at accelerating our product development and build our first pilot site. Read more about it here. edit: New article here.
We have become part of the ESA Business Incubation Center by utilizing space-grade technologies and making them affordable on earth. Looking forward to a great collaboration within it 🙂 Learn more about it here.
We are proud to announce a new efficiency record of our technology: 36.4%. This result, validated by the Fraunhofer ISE, is a potential world record for a flat panel that can be mounted on a roof. Conventional solar panels have an efficiency of about 20%, meaning that our technology nearly doubles the energy output per surface. Read more[…]