Lappeenranta, Finland (Aug 2nd, 2022) SpinDrive has renewed the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label, rewarding profitable solutions to protect the environment. 

SpinDrive, a Finnish company that is specialized in active magnetic bearings was again attributed the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label following an assessment performed by external independent experts and based on verified standards. SpinDrive is part of #1000solutions challenge, an initiative by the Solar Impulse Foundation to select solutions that meet high standards in profitability and sustainability and present them to decision-makers to fast-track their implementation. 

SpinDrive was one of the first Finnish companies and among the first 300 companies globally to receive the Label in April 2019. “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label should be renewed every 3 years. 

To renew the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label, SpinDrive was thoroughly assessed by a pool of independent experts according to 5 criteria covering the three main topics of Feasibility, Environmental and Profitability. All labeled solutions are part of the #1000solutions portfolio that will be presented to decision-makers in business and government by Bertrand Piccard, Chairman of the Solar Impulse Foundation. The aim of this initiative is to encourage the adoption of more ambitious environmental targets and fast-track the implementation of these solutions on a large scale.  


About the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label 

One of the first labels for positive impact businesses bringing together the protection of the environment and financial viability, the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” Label is attributed following an assessment performed by external independent experts. In collaboration with renowned institutions, solutions applying for the label must go through a neutral methodology based on verified standards. This label serves as an award for clean and profitable solutions.  


About the Solar Impulse Foundation 

The Solar Impulse Foundation is dedicated to accelerating the implementation of clean and profitable solutions. Moreover, the Foundation is helping decision-makers in businesses and governments to achieve their environmental targets and adopt more ambitious energy policies, which are necessary to pull these solutions to market. A way to carry the success of the first solar-powered flight around the world further. 


About SpinDrive  

SpinDrive improves the energy efficiency of industrial processes by providing active magnetic bearings to equipment manufacturers. SpinDrive solution increases system efficiency by at least 10%, which enables a 2-year payback time. SpinDrive system is completely maintenance-free, which reduces the overall equipment maintenance costs by 80%. We eliminate the need for oil lubrication, which provides manufacturers an opportunity to enter new markets. Our built-in sensors enable condition monitoring of the whole unit.  

For more information about the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution label”, please contact: 

Nikita Uzhegov, COO and Co-founder 

+358 50 5188 569 


SpinDrive. August 2nd, 2022