About Modern Electron
Modern Electron is an energy technology startup based in the Seattle area. Our mission is to generate cheap, scalable, and reliable electricity for all. Expensive mechanical engines and turbines based on 19th-century technology are still used to generate the majority of today’s electricity worldwide. Modern Electron seeks to revolutionize the industry via direct heat-to-electricity generation with advanced thermionic energy converters. Over $10 MM of venture capital funding is committed to our vision. Our technology is supported by 22 issued patents, with 20+ more patents pending in the US and worldwide.