TechConnect Innovation Program

Flexpower

mPower Technology Inc, NM, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

We present a highly flexible, highly-efficient solar power module that is 2-3 times more efficient than thin-film flexible solar cells. Our modules provide high specific power (450 W/kg), are esthetically pleasing, allow color customization, and have a bend radius up to 1mm. Potential applications include national security and mobile electronics.

Primary Application Area: Electronics, Sensors & Communications

Technology Development Status: Prototype

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 4

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: Our product is 10X more flexible, 10X higher specific power (W/kg), and 2-3 times more efficient that currently available products. It can also be molded directly into the cases of electronic devices. Our product has the capability to customize colors and patterns in the cells and has a competitive price.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Early-stage Startup (Seed)

National Innovation Awardee

Showcase Booth #: 19T

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date: We are in the process of applying for DOD and DOE SBIR/STTR grants.

Primary Sources of Funding: Corporate Partner

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners