Start-up led by Stripe’s former Ireland lead raises €1.5m

OpenVolt has developed an API for smart meters that developers can use to create energy efficiency apps for

Openvolt founders Dave Curran and Don O’Leary

Openvolt, a smart energy tech company co-founded by Stripe’s former Ireland site lead, has raised €1.5 million in a pre-seed round as it looks to further develop its software solution.

Don O’Leary, who also previously held senior roles with Twitter and Google, co-founded the new business with Dave Curran earlier this year.

The company has created an application protocol interface (API) that allows developers to create new apps focused on improving energy efficiency through accessing ...