About Modern Electron
Modern Electron is a start-up company based in the Seattle area. Our mission is to generate cheap, modular, 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 14 issued patents, with 20+ more patents pending in the US and worldwide.