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Plug into Nature

Primo Wind designs and builds hybrid energy platforms that combine wind, solar, and battery storage. Our products are easily erected and can be fitted with lights, USB charging, WIFI extension, AC power, and more integrated into the system. Distributed power can provide energy for remote locations, island territories, disaster relief, and even power blackouts. Other products are designed for community gathering places like parks and universities, and we also have a STEM teaching tool for 4th-12th grades.

This Reg CF offering is made available through StartEngine Capital, LLC. This investment is speculative, illiquid, and involves a high degree of risk, including the possible loss of your entire investment.
Primo Energy

$72,213.58 Raised

REASONS TO INVEST

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We are one of the few companies providing usable power for both urban and austere environments through hybrid renewable energy technology combining wind, solar, and batteries. We are also developing our further patented solutions for rooftop and other specialty installations.

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Our technology has significant applications across multiple markets: portable public safety power, humanitarian and disaster relief power, and power for the 1 billion people worldwide who currently lack access to electricity.

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We are preparing the next generation to bring renewables forward through our educational training products and tools, including an approved curriculum for 4th-12th grades with teacher’s guides and capstone products.

Overview


100% Renewable Hybrid Power Systems


P
rimo Energy is on a mission to change the way the world uses energy harvesting nature’s power to benefit communities everywhere.  



At Primo, we design and manufacture 100% renewable hybrid wind, solar, and battery storage energy systems equally applicable in the center of urban settings and the edge of the grid.

We specialize in power systems with a small footprint that can be easily erected, moved, and serviced for reliable and resilient energy needs.


We are already selling a number of powerful products that incorporate wind, solar and batteries for a complete nanogrid operation. We are also developing additional products that are tested and patented but are not in production yet. 

The Problem


Current Renewable Energy Solutions Fall Short of their Potential


Harnessing the power of renewable energy has never been more important, but current solutions typically focus entirely on one source of energy, and are designed for exclusive use in either urban or remote settings. 



In order to truly plug into nature, we need real, usable hybrid power in a small or portable package that can be used virtually anywhere. 


The Market


Providing Power to Multiple Massive Markets


Through the versatility of our technology, we are able serve several markets:

  • The school/university market, which is projected to grow to $2.5 billion by 2023 (Source)

  • The distributed generation market, valued at $242.6 billion in 2019 and growing at 11.5% per year. (Source

  • The urban and public safety market, valued at $14.61 billion as of 2020 (Source). 



* Source, Source, Source


Smaller sizes in the 400-500W range don’t provide enough power to be meaningful, and larger 10kW systems require too much space to fit on rooftops or in urban environments. 



Our 2-5kW power range is small enough to fit into urban uses while providing enough power for the typical Caribbean home. 

The Solution


Making Renewable Energy Accessible Everywhere


Our product was developed to provide off grid distributed generation with widespread applications, from remote and underdeveloped areas to disaster relief to campuses, parks, and schools. 



We started by developing a patented blade and rotor system to make wind energy more efficient. Soon after, we realized the best way to keep batteries charged was with a combination of wind and solar. 

Now, our system uses wind and solar to charge batteries for many uses including lighting, device charging, cameras, wifi extension and more. Using this technology, we have developed a number of revolutionary products: 


EnergiTree

The EnergiTree is perfectly suited for remote locations, farms, disaster relief, and military expeditionary use. 



The EnergiTree provides adequate power for a small home, day or night. The 1800W generator is built with a 72" thermoplastic biomimetic patent pending rotor design along with 4 solar leaves generating 480W. 


Primo’s innovative and patented torque based blade and rotor design provides real usable power in the common wind speeds of 5-15 mph and has already been proven in the Arctic and the Caribbean. 



Additional features include: 

  • Hybrid wind and solar for most consistent power supply
  • Proprietary torque generator
  • Completely sealed/protected copper stator and magnetic rotor sealed against dust and moisture to IP 66 and IP 67 standards
  • Powerful yet flexible thermoplastic blade
  • Cantilevered pole design allowing for easy installation, servicing, and lowering in times of extreme weather


Common plantings for the EnergiTree include off-grid homes, resorts, parks, campgrounds, farms, parking lots, and more. 


FORCE

The Force is the future of urban wind farming. Installed along the parapet

wall, the Force 1650R turns the roof of a commercial or industrial structure into an urban wind farm. 


The low height and weight of our design make the Force 1650R compatible with nearly every parapet style roof. 



Our patented biomimetic blades, rotor design and torque turbine produces whisper-quiet power in common wind speeds.


With a small footprint, the Force 1650R can produce an abundance of standalone power or work in tandem with rooftop solar without interfering with HVAC operation or maintenance. 



The versatile FORCE turbine is perfect for adding efficient renewable energy to commercial rooftops for urban wind farming, military expeditions, disaster relief, and more, in any location with moderate to strong wind regimes.

EnergiPlant

The EnergiPlant is a free-standing nanogrid combining wind, solar and batteries to provide security, WiFi, lighting, and charging for phones and tablets. 



Patented EnergiPlant design is perfect for community settings, easily installed at the beach, in a park, a concert venue, a school, university campus, or corporate campus.



The benches also offer the opportunity for community messaging or advertising along the bottom similar to bus benches. With potentially 6 or more sides for advertising, the EnergiPlant could pay for itself in 12-18 months with ongoing revenue for the city, community, or university.

 

The EnergiPlant is perfectly suited for parks, schools, universities, stadiums, and other community locations.

EnergiSeedling

The EnergiSeedling is designed for students grades 4-12 to assemble the units from blueprints to gain a better understanding of the importance of microgrid and nanogrid systems for applications all over the world.



Along with the teachers guide and capstone projects, we provide classrooms with an integrated NGSS-aligned, student-centered curriculum. We provide a hands-on, minds-on approach for STEM, STEAM, CTE Engineering pathways, makerspaces and traditional classrooms.  



Through our curriculum, students learn about wind power, solar power, energy storage, inverters & converters, and device electricity consumption. 



Our Journey

We began with working with the US Navy, followed closely by EnergiPlant orders from parks and universities. 

In 2018, we participated in Peace Tech Lab's accelerator program and also won the Most Innovative Product Award from Connect. We are also part of the Smart Transportation Innovation Program and the Southern California Energy Innovation Network.



We launched our sales effort in 2019, and despite the subsequent coronavirus pandemic we were still able to win a Phase 1 and Phase 2 AFWERX SIBR. We recently won another Phase 1 SIBR. 

Now in 2021 sales that were in the pipeline from 2019 are coming back in with recent delivery and orders to a beach park in Florida, a multi unit order from a developer in San Diego and many new orders from school districts for our Seedling.

We recently started selling to the Bahamas, Barbados, and Jamaica. 

Why Invest


Harnessing Renewable Energy for a Cleaner Future


We are and will continue to be the leader in smaller power platforms in the 2-5kW sector. 



In the future, we also plan to grow into other areas in the renewable energy space with tremendous potential. We are about to start our first project in commercial wind farming, and we are in the prototype phase of a wave energy project. 


We are a diversified renewable energy company with patented products, forward looking with design and engineering capabilities, and a proven track record with patents, awards, and sales. 


Join us as we plug into nature and build a future powered by renewable energy. 


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ABOUT

HEADQUARTERS

7350 Trade Street, Suite B
San Diego, CA 92121
VALUATION

$24.97M

Primo Wind designs and builds hybrid energy platforms that combine wind, solar, and battery storage. Our products are easily erected and can be fitted with lights, USB charging, WIFI extension, AC power, and more integrated into the system. Distributed power can provide energy for remote locations, island territories, disaster relief, and even power blackouts. Other products are designed for community gathering places like parks and universities, and we also have a STEM teaching tool for 4th-12th grades.

TEAM

Ned McMahon
Ned McMahon
CEO & Director

Ned studied engineering at Texas A&M. With a 30 year career in composites Ned founded Malama Composites - innovated rigid PU foam made with non-toxic plant based chemistry.

Josh Franklin

Josh Franklin

COO & Director

Josh worked for one of the 10 largest utilities in the United States and in many functions including corporate controller, investor relations, regulatory compliance and renewable energy development /finance. Josh has been responsible for the development of over 1,000 MW of wind and solar generation. 

He holds an undergraduate degree in Information and Decision Sciences and an MBA in Finance, both from the University of Illinois.

Christinia Marc

Christinia Marc

Administration Manager, Secretary, Treasurer, and Director

Christinia was raised in San Diego, she worked in the medical insurance field for most of her career. In 2014 Christinia joined Primo Energy to be more involved with Renewable Energy and Disaster Relief.

Venkat Shastri

Venkat Shastri

Chief Engineer & Director

PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Massachusetts. A Research Scientist at Yale University and Consulting Professor at Stanford.

De Sanctis Professor of Engineering and Entrepreneurship, Director of Industry Partnership

Colton Landaiche

Colton Landaiche

Mechanical Engineer

Colton is a fourth-year undergraduate studying Integrated Engineering: Sustainability at the University of San Diego, where he will be completing his BS/BA in May 2022. Passionate about environmental conservation, he chose to work in solar and wind to improve local green energy infrastructure to ultimately reduce reliance on fossil fuels.

Jerry Lang

Jerry Lang

Director

Jerry Lang grew up in San Diego and went to high school and university locally. He was early in the tech world. He ran a compact disc manufacturing facility in Asia. He became an owner of the company which was later sold. Jerry now is an independent investor. 

Will Thomas

Will Thomas

Warehouse Manager

Born and raised in San Diego after high school he spent 16 years in the MidWest, where he worked construction jobs.

Will moved back to San Diego 2018 with his son and is now working for Primo Energy where he is the Warehouse Manager. 

TERMS

Primo Energy
Overview
PRICE PER SHARE
$2.19
DEADLINE
Mar 11, 2022
VALUATION
$24.97M
AMOUNT RAISED
$72,213.58
Breakdown
MIN INVESTMENT
$249.66
MAX INVESTMENT
$106,999.02
MIN NUMBER OF SHARES OFFERED
4,566
OFFERING TYPE
Equity
ASSET TYPE
COMMON
SHARES OFFERED
Common Stock
MAX NUMBER OF SHARES OFFERED
488,584

Maximum Number of Shares Offered subject to adjustment for bonus shares


Company

:

Primo Energy, Inc.

Corporate Address

:

7350 Trade Street, Suite B, San Diego, CA 92121

Offering Minimum

:

$9,999.54

Offering Maximum

:

$1,069,998.96

Minimum Investment Amount

(per investor)

:

$249.66











Terms


Offering Type

:

Equity

Security Name

:

Common Stock

Minimum Number of Shares Offered

:

4,566

Maximum Number of Shares Offered

:

488,584

Price per Share

:

$2.19

Pre-Money Valuation

:

$24,974,530.05











*Maximum number of shares offered subject to adjustment for bonus shares. See bonus info below.

Voting Rights of Securities Sold in this Offering

Each Subscriber shall appoint the Chief Executive Officer of the Company (the “CEO”), or his or her successor, as the Subscriber’s true and lawful proxy and attorney, with the power to act alone and with full power of substitution, to, consistent with this instrument and on behalf of the Subscriber, (i) vote all Securities, (ii) give and receive notices and communications, (iii) execute any instrument or document that the CEO determines is necessary or appropriate in the exercise of its authority under this instrument, and (iv) take all actions necessary or appropriate in the judgment of the CEO for the accomplishment of the foregoing. The proxy and power granted by the Subscriber pursuant to this Section are coupled with an interest. Such proxy and power will be irrevocable. The proxy and power, so long as the Subscriber is an individual, will survive the death, incompetency and disability of the Subscriber and, so long as the Subscriber is an entity, will survive the merger or reorganization of the Subscriber or any other entity holding the Securities. However, the Proxy will terminate upon the closing of a firm-commitment underwritten public offering pursuant to an effective registration statement under the Securities Act of 1933 covering the offer and sale of Common Stock or the effectiveness of a registration statement under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 covering the Common Stock.

Investment Incentives*

Early Bird

Friends and Family - First 72 hours | 15% bonus shares

Super Early Bird - Next 72 hours | 10% bonus

Early Bird Bonus - Next 7 days | 5% bonus shares

Volume

Tier 1 perk - ($5,000+ 50% disc. on Primo Seedling)

Tier 2 perk - ($10,000+ 5% bonus shares)

Tier 3 perk - ($25,000+ 10% bonus shares)

*All perks occur when offering is complete.

The 10% StartEngine Owners' Bonus

Primo Energy, Inc. will offer 10% additional bonus shares for all investments that are committed by investors that are eligible for the StartEngine Crowdfunding Inc. OWNer's bonus.

This means eligible StartEngine shareholders will receive a 10% bonus for any shares they purchase in this offering. For example, if you buy 100 shares of Common Stock at $2.19 / share, you will receive 10 additional shares of Common Stock, meaning you'll own 110 shares for $219. Fractional shares will not be distributed and share bonuses will be determined by rounding down to the nearest whole share.

This 10% Bonus is only valid during the investors eligibility period. Investors eligible for this bonus will also have priority if they are on a waitlist to invest and the company surpasses its maximum funding goal. They will have the first opportunity to invest should room in the offering become available if prior investments are cancelled or fail.

Investors will only receive a single bonus, which will be the highest bonus rate they are eligible for.

Irregular Use of Proceeds

Example - The Company might incur Irregular Use of Proceeds that may include but are not limited to the following over $10,000: Vendor payments and salary made to one's self, a friend or relative; Any expense labeled "Administration Expenses" that is not strictly for administrative purposes; Any expense labeled "Travel and Entertainment"; Any expense that is for the purposes of inter-company debt or back payments.

ALL UPDATES

03.10.22

SEE WHAT PRIMO CAN POWER--- INVEST IN US---CAMPAIGN CLOSING SOON

With just days left to invest in Primo Energy Start Engine Campaign, now is the time to top-up your investment or become an investor before it is too late. So far, we have raised $71,019 from 78 number of investors, taking us closer to our raise goal. We are so thankful for all of our investors so far, and look forward to the growth that  would not be possible without your investment. Visit our page at https://www.startengine.com/primoenergy to invest.

03.09.22

SEE WHAT PRIMO CAN POWER--- INVEST IN US---CAMPAIGN CLOSING SOON

With just days left to invest in Primo Energy Start Engine Campaign, now is the time to top-up your investment or become an investor before it is too late. So far, we have raised $71,019 from 78 investors, taking us closer to our raise goal. We are so thankful for all of our investors so far, and look forward to the growth that  would not be possible without your investment. Visit our page at https://www.startengine.com/primoenergy to invest.


03.07.22

SEE WHAT PRIMO CAN POWER--- INVEST IN US---CAMPAIGN CLOSING SOON

With just days left to invest in Primo Energy Start Engine Campaign, now is the time to top-up your investment or become an investor before it is too late. So far, we have raised $71,019 from 78 investors, taking us closer to our raise goal. We are so thankful for all of our investors so far, and look forward to the growth that  would not be possible without your investment. Visit our page at https://www.startengine.com/primoenergy to invest.


03.06.22

SEE WHAT PRIMO CAN POWER--- INVEST IN US---CAMPAIGN CLOSING SOON

With just days left to invest in Primo Energy Start Engine Campaign, now is the time to top-up your investment or become an investor before it is too late. So far, we have raised $71,019 from 78 investors, taking us closer to our raise goal. We are so thankful for all of our investors so far, and look forward to the growth that  would not be possible without your investment. Visit our page at https://www.startengine.com/primoenergy to invest.

03.05.22

SEE WHAT PRIMO CAN POWER--- INVEST IN US---CAMPAIGN CLOSING SOON

With just days left to invest in Primo Energy Start Engine Campaign, now is the time to top-up your investment or become an investor before it is too late. So far, we have raised $71,019 from 78 investors, taking us closer to our raise goal. We are so thankful for all of our investors so far, and look forward to the growth that  would not be possible without your investment. Visit our page at https://www.startengine.com/primoenergy to invest.


03.04.22

SEE WHAT PRIMO CAN POWER--- INVEST IN US---CAMPAIGN CLOSING SOON

NATURAL DISASTER--INSTANT POWER--CLEAN ENERGY IS COMING--PRIMO ENERGY

02.08.22

Team Building



The Primo team had a day of team building on the legendary America's Cup boat Il Moro di Venezia. It was great fun in our classic San Diego winter weather

02.01.22

The Next Generation

If your plan is for 1 year, plant rice; if your plan is for 10 years, plant trees; if you plan is for 100 years, educate children.


01.31.22

Desert Season is among us

Take us with you! Power your camp, your kids electric vehicles-keep them going all weekend long!

01.30.22

Everywhere, Security Lighting, Rooftop Power

REWARDS

Multiple investments in an offering cannot be combined to qualify for a larger campaign perk. Get rewarded for investing more into Primo Energy.

$249.00

StartEngine Owner’s Bonus

This offering is eligible for the StartEngine Owner’s 10% Bonus program. For details on this program, please see the Offering Summary section below.

$5,000.00

Tier 1 perk

($5,000+ 50% disc. on Primo Seedling)

$10,000.00

Tier 2 perk

($10,000+ 5% bonus shares)

$25,000.00

Tier 3 perk

($25,000+ 10% bonus shares)

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$72,213.58
INVESTORS
84
MIN INVEST
$249.66
VALUATION
$24.97M

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