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DOING BUSINESS AS A FORCE FOR GOOD: PHYSEE RECEIVES B CORP CERTIFICATION

14th of September - After passing the necessary B Lab assessments, PHYSEE has been officially recognized as a B Corporation. 

B Corps are for-profit companies certified by the nonprofit B Lab to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency.

Today, there is a growing community of more than 2,100 Certified B Corps from 50 countries and over 130 industries working together toward 1 unifying goal: to redefine success in business.

 
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media markt innovation lab interactively exposes powerwindow 

11th of July - Media Markt Eindhoven shows an interactive PowerWindow-video box in its Smart Home department. During the coming month, MediaMarkt visitors can give their opinion regarding our products, get more info on how to become a PowerWindow Ambassador and take a look at a real PowerWindow!

 

ferdinand grapperhaus ON THE STAGE AT World economic forum 2017 annual meeting of the new champions in dalian 

29th of June 2017 = During the annual summer event of the World Economic Forum in Dalian, Ferdinand Grapperhaus shared the stage with Mr. Keith Bradsher, Bureau Chief of the New York Times China, with Mrs. Changhua Wu, Director Asia of Jeremy Rifkin Institute and Mr. Marco Gazzino, Head Partnerships and Innovation of Enel, to discuss the rising importance of technology in the light of US withdrawal from the Paris Agreement. 

 
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vorm ontwikkeling and physee sign deal to implement 1800m2 of powerwindows

20th of June - At the Provada in Amsterdam beginning of June the first contract was signed by Daan van der Vorm, CEO Vorm Holding, Hans Meurs, CEO Vorm Ontwikkeling B.V., and Maarten de Haas, Head Business Development PHYSEE. From that point on VORM showed their commitment towards making their BOLD project as futuristic and environment friendly as possible by acquiring 1800 square meters of PowerWindows and 100 EESYboxes. In such way enabling future tenants and home owners to charge their devices with the glass they look through. 

 
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PHYSEE AWARDED AS TECHNOLOGY PIONEER WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM

14th of June 2017 = PHYSEE was selected among hundreds of candidates as one of the World Economic Forum’s “technology pioneers”, a selection of the world’s most innovative companies. Past recipients include Airbnb, Google, Kickstarter, Mozilla, Palantir Technologies, Scribd, Spotify, Twitter and Wikimedia. .

 
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First Powerwindows in amsterdam are installed

7th of June 2017 - After a sustainable renovation, taking place over summer of 2018, the office will become home to the 600 employees. The employees will be able to charge their phones, tablets and laptops from the solarenergy produced by the PowerWindows. Additionally the energy generated from these windows will be integrated into the grid.

 
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powerwindow technology presented on late night show jinek live

18th of January 2017 - Eva Jinek invited our ceo Ferdinand Grapperhaus to her late night television show to show the PowerWindow and tell about our experience on the Dutch trade mission. Together with HRH Constantijn Ferdinand reflected on CES 2017 and shared a part of our vision of make the build environment energy neutral. See the link for the episode in Dutch.

 
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PHYSEE represents at CES 2017 In las Vegas

7th of January 2017 - PHYSEE was invited to join the Dutch trade mission to CES 2017 in Las Vegas and to participate on a VC road show in Silicon Valley. Together with Dutch Minister of Economic Affairs Henk Kamp and Start-Up Delta Special Envoy HRH Constantijn three of members of PHYSEE management showed our technology to thousands and pitched to the special few. Besides exposing the team also got the opportunity to get inspired.

 
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PHYSEE WINS THE POSTCODE LOTERY GREEN CHALLENGE

18th of september 2016 - the winner was praised by the jury because his technology adds value to a component every building needs. The prize money could help the company take the next step and gain validation in a conservative market. The international jury was led by José María Figueres, chairman of the Board of Directors of Rocky Mountain Institute-Carbon War Room and former president of Costa Rica: “The jury is very impressed with their enthusiasm and creativity to reduce CO2 emissions. We expect to hear more from them in the future!”