9.10.2019
- Press Release
gridX goes to Silicon Valley
The Californian energy market offers great potential for gridX and proximity to the world’s leading tech companies. The German Accelerator forms the basis for establishing the customer base in the USA, where gridX aims to build lasting relationships with local players and gain a deeper understanding of the American market.

The German Accelerator program empowers German tech and life science startups to enter new markets. It is supported by the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi). The locations Silicon Valley, New York, Cambridge and Singapore are world-leading innovation centres and create the foundation for an extensive network.

gridX has successfully qualified for the Silicon Valley program. It is specifically designed formid-/ later-stage startups who want to set the basis for rapid growth. It includes customized mentoring, access to an extensive network and a development plan tailored to the needs and objectives of each company.

The three-month core program for gridX begins now. International Sales Development Manager Dominik Ganswohl will be in California to promote our white label solutions, build relationships and evaluate the potential for further development.

“We are thrilled about the opportunity to lay the foundation for our US expansion. Only a few startups get the chance to use the unique network of the German Accelerator,"

Dominik Ganswohl

International Sales Development Manager

gridX

gridX will be supported by lead mentor Bill Keating, Executive Chairman at Reel Solar Power Inc.With his extensive experience, he provides strategic consulting, local insights and best practices that enable gridX to enter the American market.

Bill Keating on gridX and its market potential in the USA:

“I am excited to be working with gridX and believe that they enter the US market at an ideal time with the explosive trends towards mobile electrification, microgrids, storage and the desire for energy independence.”

About gridX

Climate change is the biggest challenge of our times but today's power grid is not built for the uncertainty and decentral nature of renewable energies. gridX builds the digital infrastructure to enable the energy transition. Therefore, gridX develops XENON the platform to connect all distributed energy resources. gridX customers can develop their own energy applications on top of XENON or opt for ready-made solutions.