Solar Impulse Efficient Solution Label awarded to Zaphiro’s SnychroGuard solution

Ecublens, 6 January 2020 - Zaphiro wins Solar Impulse Label. The Solar Impulse Foundation @solarimpulse by @bertrandpiccard awarded SynchroGuard the Efficient Solution Label. SnychroGuard is Zaphiro's solution to efficiently monitor, locate faults and control grid assets with unprecedented speed and accuracy.

The Solar Impulse Efficient Solution label seeks to bridge the gap between ecology and economy, bringing together protection of the environment and financial viability to show that these solutions are not expensive fixes to problems, but rather opportunities for clean economic growth. The Solar Impulse Efficient Solution Label is a new and credible symbol: a trademark, that carries the pioneering and innovative spirit of the Solar Impulse adventure. It is granted to solutions who meet high standards of both sustainability and profitability, through a strict assessment of the following criteria:
1. Technological feasibility
2. Environmental and socio-economic benefit
3. Profitability

"We are proud being awarded this prestigious label." says Paolo Romano, CEO of Zaphiro. "The label proves that SynchroGuard is not only technically feasible but also economically viable for Distribution System Operators."

The label will help Zaphiro to continue its commitment to improve electricity networks that are the foundation of the energy transition in the electricity field.

Zaphiro is a Switzerland-based startup active in the smart grid arena. With its unique solution SynchroGuard, Zaphiro is able to monitor, locate faults and control grid assets with unprecedented speed and accuracy.