Business magazine InsightsSuccess names Sympower one of the "10 Best-In-Class SMART GRID Tech Solution Providers. InsightsSuccess is an online and print platform catering to fast-growing companies, with news about tech and business solutions.
Three years after participating and winning the ClimateLaunchpad pitching competition in Estonia in 2015, Sympower has been featured as one of ClimateLaunchpad Estonia's prominent success stories including an interview with Simon Bushell.
Sympower wrapped up a subsidised research project focussed on finding the opportunities of load balancing with heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems in households. The subsidy was provided by the province of North Holland.
Sympower, along with grid operator Enexis, participates in Interflex Horizon 2020 initiative, a €23 million project initiated by the European Commission to explore pathways to improve the electric distribution system.
Sympower CEO Simon Bushell has been recognised as a Forbes 30 under 30 Social Entrepreneur. Additionally, the Dutch financial daily newspaper FD, acknowledges Simon's impact and named him one of the 50 Talents under 35 for 2018 list.
Sympower has raised one million euros from angel investors and investment fund Enfuro Ventures. The capital will fund the international scale-up of it's electricity grid balancing software platform following earlier successful implementation.