Investment Type : Venture capital
Deal Date : March 2013
Ceo : Pierre Fessler
The major innovativeness of Levisys lays on a magnetic levitation owned-technology allowing an original flywheels architecture (passive sustentative process without contact nor sensors). This breakthrough creates the possibility for a very strong energetic density, a simplified manufacturing utilizing low cost components (carbon wheel).
Created in 2004 by Pierre Fessler et Michel Saint-Mleux, the company targets energy storage applications for electrical power grids operators and more specifically the frequency regulation market.
In the short term, Levisys is involved in a program backed by Ademe aiming at promoting hybrid plants based on renewable energies and storage systems, specifically spead out on areas of economic activity (mini-grids).