Managed by Bpifrance on behalf of the French state, the Ecotechnologies Fund is part of the Programme d’Investissements d Avenir or Program of Investments for the Future entrusted to Environment and Energy Management Agency, the ADEME. Today, the fund has made its fifth investment, contributing €4.6 million to Fermentalg’s €12 million capital increase alongside IRDI and Viveris Management as well as historic investors Emertec gestion, Demeter Partners, ACE Management (Atalaya), Picoty Algo Carburant and Sofiproteol.
Ich möchte hier kurz die Idee der Firma Yonder Biology vorstellen, über die ich im Crowd-Funding Portal Kickstarter gestolpert bin: der biolumineszente Dino. Das Ziel der Firma ist es, Geld zum Bau eines Nachtlichts für Kinder zu sammeln, das auf Basis biolumineszenter Mikroorganismen funktioniert.
On June 21, 2013, Solazyme, Inc. (the „Company“) and Roquette Frères, S.A. („Roquette“) agreed to dissolve their joint venture, Solazyme Roquette Nutritionals, LLC („SRN“), in accordance with Articles 20 and 21 of the Joint Venture and Operating Agreement of SRN entered into as of November 3, 2010, by and between the Company and Roquette („JVOA“). On July 18, 2013, SRN was formally dissolved.
Gilbert, AZ- July 201 – Heliae, a platform technology company that produces high-value products from algae, today announced it has raised $28.4 million in funding from existing and new investors. Existing investors include select members of the Mars family and the ASEAN-based global conglomerate Salim Group, through one of its subsidiaries, Agri Investments Pte Ltd.
Es ist wieder soweit – am 21/22.11 findet in Berlin die Innovationsakademie Biotechnologie statt, die guten Ideen eine Startförderung von 50.000 Euro verspricht. Wer sich also die Chance auf ein paar Euro, Spaß und jede Menge gute Kontakte nicht nehmen lassen will, sollte sich bis Ende September beim Projektträger Jülich bewerben.
Indianapolis, Ind. – Algaeon Inc., an Indianapolis-based biotech company that has developed algae cultivation technology for use in the nutraceutical and micronutrient markets, announced today that it has closed a $770,000 investment round of funding from early-stage growth company investors. The investment group included City Securities Corporation and multiple individual Angel investors.
The Government of Canada today announced that an innovative new technology will reduce industrial GHG emissions by converting CO2 into commercial products. This joint project between the National Research Council of Canada and industry partners has the potential to revolutionize how industrial carbon emissions in the oil sands and in other industrial facilities are managed.
Das irische Unternehmen Algae Health konnte eine Finanzierung über 1 Million Euro abschließen. Die Finanzierungsrunde wurde von AIB Seed Fund und dem Western Investment Fund geleitet und von Údarás Na Gaeltachta unterstützt.
January 17, 2013 – As part of the Energy Department’s efforts to diversify the nation’s energy portfolio and support America’s energy entrepreneurs and innovators, the Department today announced up to $10 million to help unlock the potential of biofuels made from algae. The funding will support research projects aimed at boosting the productivity of algae cultivation systems and developing and demonstrating effective, energy-efficient, and low-cost algae harvest and processing technologies, such as centrifugation and extraction.
PERTH, Australia, Jan. 14, 2013 /- Algae.Tec today announced approval from the Australian Government for an AU$12.15 million cash refund on Australian and overseas development expenditure for the financial year 30 June 2012 to 30 June 2015.