Aegeus Technologies Secures Funding for Robotic Solar Panel Cleaning Expansion

Preeti Bali / 7:46 am / June 4, 2024

Aegeus Technologies, a pioneering company in the field of green robotics solutions powered by the Internet of Things (IoT), has secured an undisclosed amount of venture debt funding from Caspian Debt. This financial boost will be used to strengthen Aegeus Technologies’ working capital and fuel its expansion plans.

Founded in 2017 by Suraj Vernekar and Nishith Shah, Aegeus Technologies is at the forefront of transforming solar plant operations and maintenance (O&M) in India. Their innovative approach leverages robotics, artificial intelligence (AI), and machine learning (ML) to create a new standard in solar panel care.

Intelligent Waterless Cleaning Robots: A Sustainable Solution

The company’s flagship product, the aptly named Intelligent Waterless Solar Panel Cleaning Robots, has already been deployed across an impressive 8GW of solar plants in India. These advanced robots are designed to streamline the cleaning process, boosting efficiency and offering a sustainable alternative to traditional methods. They achieve this by eliminating the need for water, a valuable resource in many regions. Additionally, the robots provide valuable data through predictive monitoring of solar module health.

Leading the Way in Solar Technology

Aegeus Technologies’ success reflects the rapid advancements in India’s solar sector. As technology plays an increasingly crucial role in every aspect of solar energy production, Aegeus Technologies is at the forefront with its cutting-edge solutions. The company emphasizes the transformative potential of their waterless technology, highlighting its ability to conserve water, reduce manual labor, and ultimately enhance the return on investment for businesses utilizing solar energy. They offer solutions for both large-scale utility projects and rooftop solar panel cleaning, with vegetation management capabilities further expanding their service offerings.

Strategic Partnership Facilitates Growth

The funding transaction was facilitated by Innoxpark Ventures Pvt Ltd, a firm founded by Jyoti Prakash. This partnership with Caspian Debt signifies the growing confidence in Aegeus Technologies’ innovative approach and their capability to scale their operations significantly. The funding will empower Aegeus Technologies to solidify their position as a leader in the evolving solar panel maintenance landscape.


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