Farwind Energy at ChangeNow

 19 to 21 may 2022

Farwind Energy will be present at ChangeNOW on Thursday 19 May from 1.45pm to 3pm, where Aurélien Babarit will take part in the “Making Renewable Energy Cleaner” session, which will bring together companies that are working to decarbonise energy and make its storage cleaner.
He will also be present from 19 to 21 May with companies from the Nantes Saint-Nazaire area’s water transport sector in the mobility zone under the banner #WindForGoods!

 

Farwind Energy at HyVolution on the Pays de la Loire booth

11 and 12 May 2022

Farwind Energy is part of the Loire hydrogen delegation at HyVolution, the key event for hydrogen players in France and Europe.

In the case of hydrogen stored energy, Farwind Energy solution is particularly well suited to delivery to islands and ports, minimizing transport costs.

 

 

Signature Loiretech Farwind

Farwind Energy and Loiretech Ingénierie confirm their intention to combine their know how and resources, enabling the emergence of a new Fletter rotor production sector

4 May 2022

At JEC World, the largest international trade fair dedicated to composites, Farwind Energy and Loiretech Ingénierie confirmed on Wednesday 4 May 2022 their intention to combine their know-how and resources by signing a Memorandum of Understanding. Their objective is to develop together a production line for Flettner rotors of unique dimensions on the market.

 

 

Farwind Energy among the "100 start-ups to invest in 2022" according to Challenges.

24 march 2022

Farwind Energy has been selected by the prestigious magazine Challenges in its ranking of the 100 start-ups to invest in 2022. After raising 2M€, Farwind Energy wants to accelerate the production phase of its first energy ship, which will collect wind energy at real size, to deploy it in Guadeloupe along with our partners (Grand Port Maritime de Guadeloupe and Région Guadeloupe). The energy ship has a huge replication potential for islands and for coastal areas.

This selection confirms Farwind Energy firm belief that it is possible to harness energy from the high seas, the second largest source of renewable energy on earth, and that the exceptional potential of this energy in international waters offers a solution to energy independence.

 

SmartPort Challenge

Farwind Energy supported by Europe through its nomination for the call for projects React-EU in Pays de la Loire

 31 january 2022

Farwind Energy has been selected for its STOCK_H2_FARWIND project, which aims to study a first energy chain, from the production of electricity on board of its energy ship, the FARWINDER, from the propeller of the hydrogenerator, then its storage via batteries or the hydrogen vector, until its unloading at the quay.

REACT-EU stands for Recovery Assistance for Cohesion and the Territories of Europe and is an initiative launched by the European Commission as a comprehensive and ambitious recovery plan following the coronavirus pandemic.

 

UI Investissement supports Farwind Energy and its deep sea green energy ship project

10 november 2021

Farwind finalizes a first fundraising of two million euros from UI Investissement, a group of Business Angels and Centrale Innovation to finance the feasibility studies of its energy ship and green energy producer, before launching the production phase.

SmartPort Challenge

Farwind wins the SmartPort Challenge in Marseille

3 august 2021

An open innovation programme initiated by the Port of Marseille Fos, the Aix-Marseille-Provence Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Aix-Marseille University, the Smartport Challenge aims to develop innovative solutions to build the port of the future and enable it to consolidate its excellence in the fields of port logistics, energy performance and digital technology.

 

Farwind Energy is one of the laureates of the 23rd edition of the i-Lab innovation contest 2021, a leading Deeptech startups development national programme.

8 july 2021

Farwind has been rewarded as one of the 69 laureates at the 23rd national i– Lab innovation competition. The competition is organized by the French Ministry of Research in partnership with BPI France. This prestigious and highly competitive national contest supports the best projects for new innovative technology companies with financial non-dilutive and adapted support. More than 3,817 young companies have already been rewarded.

Prototype Farwind
Prototype Farwind

Farwind Energy is designing and testing the first wind-powered sailboat capable of massively producing energy from the wind on the high seas.

2 july 2021

The startup FARWIND ENERGY has tested its prototype of an energy boat on the lake of Vioreau near Joué sur Erdre in Loire-Atlantique.

Farwind supported by Europe : winner of the ICE - Intelligent Community Energy - call for projects

21 june 2021

Funded by the European INTERREG VA France (Channel) England programme, the Intelligent Community Energy (ICE) project aims to design and implement innovative intelligent energy solutions for isolated territories.

FARWIND Energy will receive €25,000 to carry out feasibility studies on the use of mobile offshore wind power in Marie-Galante to deploy a FARWIND solution.