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ENERGY & UTILITIES | Renewables / Solar
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Founded Year

2016

Stage

Grant | Alive

Total Raised

$750K

Last Raised

$750K | 3 yrs ago

About EnergyGeeks

EnergyGeeks is a North American clean energy company with one vision; smart, clean, affordable energy for all. The company provides an online platform uses a matching algorithm that recommends solar products to consumers based on their needs and existing infrastructure.

EnergyGeeks Headquarter Location

90 Sheppard Ave E

Toronto, Ontario, M2N 0A4,

Canada

800-439-5133

Latest EnergyGeeks News

EDC invests $1 mln in solar energy platform EnergyGeeks | #VentureCanvas

Nov 27, 2018

| #VentureCanvas Kirk Falconer | PE Hub – VC (Ca) Export Development Canada (EDC) has provided $1 million in financing to EnergyGeeks, a Toronto-based online solar energy platform. Founded in 2016, EnergyGeeks has developed a solar recommendation system that allows consumers to input their needs and get customized recommendations on solar system components for their homes or businesses. The company, led by CEO Mackie Hilborn, will use the funds raised from EDC to expand across the United States and meet demand. PRESS RELEASE (TORONTO) – November 27, 2018 EDC announced today that it provided $1M in financing to EnergyGeeks, an innovative Canadian company that has simplified the process for consumers across North America to convert their homes or businesses to solar energy. Their online platform uses a proprietary matching algorithm that recommends solar products to consumers based on their needs and existing infrastructure. The company’s highly skilled solar advisors also provide free expert-level guidance through the entire solar journey, from choosing the right products to the final installation and beyond. “We’re proud that our technology allows consumers to easily sift through the complicated solar energy marketplace and get recommendations for the right products that suit their needs, simply and easily,” said Mackie Hilborn, CEO at EnergyGeeks. “This support from EDC will enable us to expand our market across the U.S., while helping us ramp up to meet ever-growing global demand for solar technology as a clean energy choice.” EDC is Canada’s largest financier of clean technology companies. Supporting this innovative and fast-growing sector of the Canadian economy has been a priority for EDC since 2012. Understanding the unique needs of the sector, we’ve built a dedicated cleantech team that is focused on delivering solutions to companies in the sector to help them scale internationally. “Last year, EDC provided a record CAD $1.5 billion in support for cleantech exporters, and we will exceed that this year. Canada is loaded with innovators in this sector, and we are committed to helping these companies grow internationally and become global champions,” said Carl Burlock, Senior Vice President, Financing and International Growth Capital at Export Development Canada. “EnergyGeeks is a great example of the type of innovative companies that EDC is committed to supporting.” About Energy Geeks: EnergyGeeks seeks to power the world with 100% renewable energy by developing technology that allows people to make the right energy choices, seamlessly and online. Based in Canada, the company built a solar recommendation system that allows consumers to input their needs and get customized recommendations on solar system components. For more information, please visit www.energygeeks.com About EDC: Export Development Canada (EDC) is a financial Crown corporation that helps Canadian companies of all sizes go, grow and succeed beyond Canada’s borders. We are international risk experts, equipping Canadian companies with the tools they need – trade knowledge, financing solutions, insurance and global connections – to take on the world with confidence. EDC also builds financial relationships with foreign buyers to generate opportunities for Canadian companies. For more information and to learn how we can help your company, call us at 1-888-434-8508 or visit www.edc.ca. Spokesperson

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