Winner of Startup4Climate

Winner of Startup4Climate

Peafowl Solar Power was awarded 1 million SEK as one of two winners in Startup4Climate, a challenge aimed at startups with ideas that can speed up the energy transition and steer the development towards the global goal of 1,5-degree warming. The challenge is backed by...

Peafowl on the 33-list

Peafowl on the 33-list

Peafowl Solar Power has been added to “33-listan”, an annual listing by the Swedish tech magazine Ny Teknik of the most innovative and promising Swedish startups.

New paper in Nature Materials

New paper in Nature Materials

The ability to efficiently collect not only the electrons but also the positive charges means that direct plasmonic solar cells can be improved both by boosting performance and by better voltage regulation, while maintaining the colorless high-transparency look.

Pilot testing for indoor sensors

Pilot testing for indoor sensors

Our first pilot project, only marginally delayed by the pandemic, has now been launched. Together with one of Sweden's largest real estate owners Akademiska Hus and their tenant Green Innovation Park, we will now be mounting picture frame installations. The picture...

PeafowlGlass: Smart glass with embedded sensors

PeafowlGlass: Smart glass with embedded sensors

The most energy intensive system of a commercial building tends to be HVAC – heating ventilation and air conditioning – which account for over 50% of the energy use. In smart buildings, using optimized regulation, this can be cut by 15%. And that is not a compromise...

Rapid coronatesting could be enabled by plasmonics

Rapid coronatesting could be enabled by plasmonics

Plasmonic nanoparticles are useful not only for transparent solar cells, but also for development of biological and chemical sensors. Plasmonic biosensors and plasmonic PCR are now proposed for rapid testing of covid-19.

Welcome our new CEO: Per Edström

Welcome our new CEO: Per Edström

In the midst of recent turbulent events, our team keeps growing both inside and outside the lab – and we are happy to welcome Per Edström as our new CEO. Per is a serial entrepreneur who brings over 30 years of experience in developing innovative early stage companies...

Vinnova grant success!

Vinnova grant success!

We are happy to have been granted another 0.9 M SEK from the Swedish Innovation Agency Vinnova to further test and develop our business model during the upcoming year. Cristina Paun, co-founder of Peafowl Solar Power and coordinator of the project (pictured), looks...

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