Primary Industry: Energy
Organization Type: Product/Technology Company
Ahura Energy, Inc., based in Saratoga, CA, is a developer of low cost, high efficiency multi-element solar concentrator systems for large scale thermal (CST) and photovoltaic (CPV) applications. The company is currently operating in stealth mode.
Ahura Energys technology utilizes flat mirrors, as opposed to traditionally expensive concave mirrors, to focus the photons in the suns rays onto the PV material or thermal pipe. Because Ahura systems use a non-motorized actuating mechanism the company believes it can achieve better than 50% reduction in bill of material (BOM