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[…]
It’s been two years in the making: We have graduated from the ESA-BIC program! We are among the first roster of ESA-BIC start-ups and therefore entering in their alumni club 🙂
We are very happy to announce that we partner with Dow Silicones Belgium and Topsil in a Eurostars project. Eurostars is a joint programme between EUREKA and the European Commission, co-funded from the national budgets of 36 Eurostars Participating States and Partner Countries and by the European Union through Horizon 2020. The consortium is bringing a[…]
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[…]
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[…]