Peafowl Plasmonics Shines at Step Change 2023
Intrigued by the latest developments in the world of technology and innovation? Look no further than Peafowl Plasmonics, a science-based deep-tech startup, making waves at the Step Change 2023 Base Camp event held in June. This article takes you through the remarkable journey of Peafowl, from its humble beginnings to its ambitious vision for a sustainable future.
Innovating with Plasmonics
Peafowl Plasmonics is on a mission to revolutionize the energy landscape by producing entirely transparent photovoltaic solar cells using cutting-edge technology known as Plasmonics. The name “Peafowl Plasmonics” stems from their dedication to harnessing the power of nanoparticles and plasmonics to create groundbreaking solutions.
Bridging Science and Glass
What makes Peafowl’s story even more intriguing is how a group of nanoparticle researchers ventured into the world of glass technology. Their journey began when VELUX recognized the potential of Peafowl’s technology and its relevance to the glass industry. This partnership opened doors to exciting possibilities.
Learning and Adapting at Step Change
Participating in the Step Change 2023 event has been an eye-opener for Peafowl. They came to learn, to engage with industry experts, and to explore how their technology could address the challenges facing the glass industry. The response has been overwhelmingly positive, with attendees eager to see how Peafowl’s innovation can integrate into this dynamic sector.
Shaping a Sustainable Vision
Sustainability is at the core of Peafowl’s vision. Many keynote speakers at the GPD event emphasized the critical role glass plays in advancing sustainability, and Peafowl is poised to be a driving force in this transformation. Imagine turning glass surfaces into energy generators rather than mere reflectors—a potential game-changer for humanity. With up to 40% of energy consumption at stake, the opportunities are immense.
Commitment to a Sustainable Tomorrow
At Peafowl, commitment to sustainability isn’t just a buzzword; it’s a way of life. Their greatest milestone thus far has been making transparent photovoltaic solar cells functional. While skeptics believed that such cells had to be black or block light to work, Peafowl defied conventional wisdom with a unique technology. Now, their focus is on scaling up this groundbreaking technology for a broader impact.
Source: Mari Lehtinen | Glaston Corporation with additional information added by Apazone