Solarus SunpowerEarly Stage Startup
Solarus gets 4 times as much yield out of the sun as any other PVpanel
Solarus, a technology spin off of the Swedish Vattenfall, has the best hybrid, next generation solar panel, in the world. After 8 million investments now going for the next round of 4 million.
Why we are ecofriendly
Solarus is a B Corp and a Blue Economy Company. Read our Impact Report on our website www.solarus.com
Just closed a 1 million euro Family&Friends round and started to raise a first Round A of financing.
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Version History2016-04-11 08:26:06 - changed latestnews to 'Just closed a 1 million euro Family&Friends round and started to raise a first Round A of financing.'
2016-04-11 08:25:02 - changed tagline to 'Solarus gets 4 times as much yield out of the sun as any other PVpanel'
2016-04-11 07:46:23 - changed people to 'Jacko D'Agnolo, COO'
2016-04-11 07:41:12 - changed headquarter to 'HQ of Solarus Sunpower is in Venlo, Netherlands'
2016-04-11 07:40:56 - changed contact to 'Leen Zevenbergen, CEO, +31653764613'
Raised 8 million to date and just started a new round fo 4.5 million euro
Raised an amount of 8 million euro over the past 6 years
Raised an amount of around 1 million in grants
Currently 25 employees in Netherlands, Sweden, South Africa and India
The Dutch Holding has 3 investors among which Rabobank
Customers are mainly large industrial partners
Company has a huge environmental impact, with its technology creating 4 times as much energy as current PV panels. The environmental impact is measured by the UK based Trucost Consulting.
Company has as its goal to set up local assembly plants and therefor has a large economical impact on the regions it is working in.
Received several awards, among which the most prestigious award at the Tsjinghua University in Beijing. This award was given to the best new solar technology by Tsjinghua, Oxford and Harvard Universities. Solarus received first place gold.
Country of Origin
Company originates in Sweden and Netherlands
Company was founded in Sweden in 2006. The first 8 years of its existence the company was pure R&D.
Teamleen Zevenbergen - CEO (unconfirmed)
Jacko D'Agnolo, COO
Leen Zevenbergen, CEO, +31653764613
HQ of Solarus Sunpower is in Venlo, Netherlands