SolarDuck AiP and expansion to Japan
Katapult Ocean Portfolio Company SolarDuck received an approval in principle (AiP) from Bureau Veritas for one of their floating solar solutions and is expanding to Japan with a Shibuya Startup Visa.
2020 accelerator participant and portfolio company, SolarDuck, has received an AiP (approval in principle) from Bureau Veritas. This is the first time a an AiP has been awarded to an offshore floating solar energy source, which SolarDuck has named, King Eider.
SolarDuck is also expanding to Japanese markets and was awarded with Shibuya’s Startup Visa. With a partner, they are planning to launch an offshore floating solar panel as an economical energy solution for Japan’s mountainous landscape. Dutch Co-Founder of SolarDuck, Olaf de Swart, thanks Katapult Ocean for initial support in an interview with Shibuya’s Startup: