Member - Energiestro

ENERGIESTRO invented a flywheel made of concrete, that will reduce the cost of energy storage by ten.

Type Startup or self-employed
Founded 2001
Company Size 5
Member Type
innovator
Founders Anne et André GENNESSEAUX
Headquarters 28200 Châteaudun, France
Social network
Energiestro

About

Solar energy has become the cheapest of all energies, but it requires storage to become available night and day. Batteries are too expensive because of their short life. Current flywheels have an infinite life, but expensive materials: steel and carbon. Energiestro is developing a new flywheel made of low cost concrete that can store solar energy at a fraction of the cost of batteries.
Headquarters 28200 Châteaudun, France

SDG’s of application

The Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity everywhere.
SDG 6
Clean water and sanitation
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SDG 7
Affordable and clean energy
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SDG 9
Industry, innovation and infrastructure
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SDG 11
Sustainable cities and communities
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SDG 12
Responsible consumption and production
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