Monthly Archives: "August 2009"

31 2009 August
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NASA Selects 16 Small Business Research and Technology Projects

NASA selected 16 small business projects to address important research and technology needs. The awards are part of 2 NASA’s...

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31 2009 August
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Swiss Genesis Invest applies for admittance to the Entry Standard

Genesis Invest AG announced its decision to apply for admittance to the Entry Standard, the Deutsche Börse segment within the...

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31 2009 August
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USA, Calix raises $100 Million in New Financing

Calix, the largest communications equipment supplier focused solely on access solutions for broadband service delivery, raised $100m in financing.  This...

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31 2009 August
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USA, WoodPellets.com raises $11m from its leading investors

WoodPellets.com, the independent distributor and direct-to-consumer retailer of wood pellet heating fuels, completed an $11m financing led by Cambridge-based investment...

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31 2009 August
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Canadian Nexterra receives $7.7M funding

Nexterra Systems Corp, a Vancouver-based supplier of advanced biomass gasification systems received $7.7m in funding from the BC Bioenergy Network...

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31 2009 August
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France, AXA Private Equity takes an equity stake in Aviccia

AXA Private Equity, a private equity house with $26bn of assets under management and international reach across Europe, North America...

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31 2009 August
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UNIDO launches projects worth US$9m, benefiting industry in India

The United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) is launching new industrial projects totaling US $9m to benefit industry in India....

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31 2009 August
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UK, PremierEnvoy join One Central Park in Manchester

One Central Park (OCP) has a new tenant in its North East Manchester facility. PremierEnvoy Ltd, a software provider offering...

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31 2009 August
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UK, Support for SMEs to cut Energy Costs

The Carbon Trust will launch a new programme – The Big Business Refit – in order to help thousands of...

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31 2009 August
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Britain’s recovery set to start from a very weak position, says Chief Economist at BCC

Commenting on the revised GDP figures for the second quarter, published last Friday by the Office for National Statistics (ONS),...

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30 2009 August
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USA, Grants to improve access to 2 Industrial Parks

Grants from the Economic Development Administration (EDA) were delivered to create additional jobs and private investment in two regions of...

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29 2009 August
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USA, iWalk receives a $20m Series B Round Financing

Cambridge, Mass.-based company iWalk received $20m of a $21m Series B round funding to develop a self-contained robotic prosthetic ankle....

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29 2009 August
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Milan, Venture Training Contest for Space Startups

The Milan Chamber of Commerce Innovation Agency, Innovhub,  is organising a Space Venture Training Contest, an initiative having the target...

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