Plant-e Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2009

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Grant

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $2.53M

  • Investors
  • 5

Plant-e General Information


Developer of electricity-generating technology designed for power generation from living plants without damaging them. The company's technology captures the electrons in the ground and converts them to electricity with the help of a plant-microbial fuel cell which transports electrons from one pole to the other and electrons flowing through a wire, which could power a light, enabling power industries to generate electricity and reduce their costs.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Primary Industry
Alternative Energy Equipment
Primary Office
  • Tarthorst 823
  • 6708 JC Wageningen
  • Netherlands

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Plant-e Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Grant 01-Sep-2022 $2.53M Completed Generating Revenue
4. Grant 16-Jun-2021 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Accelerator/Incubator 21-Jan-2014 Completed Startup
2. Grant 20-Mar-2012 $331K Completed Startup
1. Accelerator/Incubator Completed Startup
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Plant-e Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Marjolein Helder Ph.D Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Paulien Straten Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer
Arno van de Kant Chief Commercial Officer
David Strik Ph.D Co-Founder
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Plant-e Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since
Han Swinkels Self Chairman of Advisory Board 000 0000
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Plant-e Investors (5)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
European Innovation Council Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
European Commission Government 000 0000 000000 0
EIT Climate-KIC Accelerator/Incubator Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Wageningen University & Research University 000 0000 000000 0
StartLife Accelerator/Incubator 000 0000 000000 0
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