Success story for the Estonian SME Skeleton Technologies

September 6, 2016

Hat: Skeleton Technologies compagny continues its success with graphene material and raises 13 million euro.

Funding Scheme: 2016-09-06

Pgm2014 2020: Yes

Ispcrd: Yes

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With the discover in 2004 of graphene, a new material with a promising future, Estonian SME Skeleton Technologies started to search for a pratical application. It is done, with their high-power ultracapacitor who raised 13 million euro with the help of Horizon 2020 SME Instrument.

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The ultracapacitor uses the graphene to store energy in a very efficient way. Skeleton Technologies thinks that their discover might be very useful and innovative for many sectors as transports, industry and even satellites. 

That why European SME Instrument picked Skeleton Technologies to receive a grant : this aid supported the SME during its developpements and reduced the risks.  The newly raised 13 million euro of investment will allow the SME to reach mass markets.

Url description: EASME - Executive Agency for SMEs

Url: https://ec.europa.eu/easme/en/news/step-future-skeleton-technologies-raises-13-million-its-graphene-ultracapacitor