mPower Technology is an innovative solar cell technology startup shaping the future of solar.
mPower’s technology provides significant cost, weight, and stowage volume benefits for today’s satellite constellations and other space and aviation missions.
mPower Technology was founded in 2015 by Murat Okandan. The company is headquartered in Albuquerque, Nex Mexico, with an office in Carlsbad, CA.
mPower has developed, DragonSCALEs™ (SemiConductor Active Layer Embedded solar), a completely flexible, interconnected mesh of miniature solar cells. Leveraging well-established and affordable materials, processes, and tools from the silicon photovoltaic (PV) and microelectronics industries.
mPower's innovative technology enables unique power solutions for a multitude of emerging IoT applications where flexibility and resilience are required, including remote power, biomedical, automotive, and wearables.
mPower is backed by Cottonwood Technology Fund, Sun Mountain Capital, Sandia National Laboratories, NMA Ventures, Hemisphere Ventures, and others. The company raised $10M in Series B round on Feb 01, 2022. This brings mPower's total funding to $16.5M to date.