Member - gulplug

gulplug, a new way to connect!

Type Startup or self-employed
Founded 2014
Company Size 10
Member Type
Founders Xavier PAIN
Headquarters 38000 Grenoble, France
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GULPLUG was founded in 2014 in Grenoble, France by Xavier Pain and Eric Marsan. Originally a Schneider Electric Open Innovation project, GULPLUG today is a thriving startup that develops innovative electrical and internet connection technologies. The company’s mission is to facilitate the energy transition by delivering solutions to enable clean mobility, like the SELFPLUG®, designed for plug-in electric and hybrid vehicles and autonomous vehicles. GULPLUG’s groundbreaking solutions have won the company several awards since 2018: - French energy agency (ADEME) innovation award - Volvo Cars Hackathon - Ubimobility US and French Tech Tour China awards - Energy 4 Smart Mobility Startup Challenge - Shell New Energy Challenge
Headquarters 38000 Grenoble, 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.
Clean water and sanitation
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Affordable and clean energy
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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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Efficient Solutions

Labelled Solutions from gulplug

The Solar Impulse Efficient Solution label seeks to bridge the gap between ecology and economy, bringing together protection of the environment and financial viability to show that these solutions are not expensive fixes to problems, but rather opportunities for clean economic growth.

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