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News: 2017

NODA Acquired by Latour

Swedish Investment AB Latour (publ) announced today the acquisition of all shares in NODA Intelligent Systems AB. 

The press release from Latour states that its subsidiary Bemsiq, signed an agreement to acquire all shares in NODA. Bemsiq made its first investment in NODA in October 2015, and owned 29 per cent of the shares in the company prior to the acquisition.

Svenska Aerogel develops fire protection coatings

Nasdaq First North-listed Svenska Aerogel extends the use of Quartzene® – for paint & coating products and develops a fire-resistant paint solution. These products are especially demanded by the construction industry. The development will start this autumn, partly financed by the Vinnova, Swedish Innovation Agency, and besides Svenska Aerogel two RISE institutes (Research Institutes of […]

FOSSIL FREE ENERGY SUPPLY FOR THE FISH FARMING INDUSTRY

On August 17, 2017 Waves4Power successfully launched the Green Power Ecosystem at the Aqua Nor Trade Fair in Trondheim. The Green Power Ecosystem by Waves4Power uses the free energy in the ocean waves to create a long term, reliable power supply. During hours of low power consumption the over production of electricity is used to […]

Big interest among CleanTech SMEs for meeting the buyers

Many cleantech SMEs want to pitch for Tetra Pak and Alfa Laval at the exclusive match-making event Meet the Buyer, arranged by RISE (Swedish Research Institute). Twelve selected companies will get the chance to do it. Keep an eye out for the next opportunity to pitch. Cleantech competence wanted Tetra Pak and Alfa Laval are […]

Waves4Power feeding the grid

There have been exciting reports from Waves4Power in the last months since the WaveEl buoy has been redeployed after service and maintenance. Waves4Power has now proudly announced that the buoy has been connected to the Norwegian power grid, delivering wave-powered electricity. The press release from Waves4Power follows below the clip. PRESS RELEASE: WORLD UNIQUE WAVE […]

Breakthrough order for Svenska Aerogel’s material

Svenska Aerogel listed on Nasdaq First North has received a first major order for Quartzene®, when the South African retailor orders 2 tonnes of Quartzene®. DryTech Ltd, South Africa, is one of Svenska Aerogel’s retailors who successfully is testing Quartzene®.  The company is mainly focusing on the insulating properties that Quartzene® adds to Paint&Coating products. […]

Meva secures €2.9m frunding from InnoEnergy

Biomass innovation consortium that can turn sawdust waste into energy announces early success and secures €2.9m funding. The Local Residue Energy (Loreen) project, which is developing a cost-effective combined heat and power (CHP) plant fuelled by the gasification of unprocessed, dry biomass residues from agriculture and wood-based manufacturing, is celebrating a stellar first year. Milestones […]

A successful Meet-the-Buyer Event in Gothenburg

Qualified matchmaking and several potential real business partnerships. The Meet-the-Buyer event, held at the at the Swedish Exhibition and Congress Centre in Gothenburg was a great success. The day offered a total of 24 meetings between three buyers and fourteen selected startups and SMEs. At the event in Gothenburg, the cleantech SMEs were offered individual […]

Waves4Power Redeploys WaveEL Buoy

After undergoing an overhaul and systems upgrade at Ulstein Shipyard, the WaveEL Buoy has been successfully redeployed at the same test site off of Runde Island in Norway, where it spent the better part of 2016. The mooring system that served the WaveEL buoy so well during last year’s tough storms and waves was reconnected […]

Aerogel: New Method for Water Filtration

One of the major applications for Quartzene® is filtration. Considering the global environmental movement for clean air and clean water the development of new and better filters is necessary. Svenska Aerogel has recently filed a patent application for a new method where Quartzene® is used in a water filter to remove Naphta products (crude oil). […]