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[…]

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Insolight is part of European Green Bauhaus Initiative

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[…]

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Eurostars MEPV2 project completion

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[…]

THEIA has been awarded the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label

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 closes Series A financing round of CHF 5 Mio

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[…]

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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[…]