The Offshore Energy Research Association of Nova Scotia (OERA), the Nova Scotia Department of Energy and Innovacorp are partnering to improve techniques for the environmental monitoring of tidal power.
TruLeaf Sustainable Agriculture Ltd. (TruLeaf), the indoor, multi-level farming company from Bible Hill, Nova Scotia, has closed an $8.5-million equity finance round. The funding will enable the company to continue its mission of becoming a global leader in vertical farming technology.
Six start-ups from western Nova Scotia are splitting $200,000 in cash and getting business advice to further grow their ventures. (NOTE: A brief description of all the winners is available here.)
Six start-ups from western Nova Scotia are splitting $200,000 in cash and getting business advice to further grow their ventures.
The 2016 Spark West winners are:
Midgard Insect Farm Inc. – Joy Hillier – Windsor
Midgard Insect Farm breeds and processes crickets to create insect-based protein powder for use in various industries.
Six Nova Scotia ocean technology companies were selected to participate in Innovacorp’s Demo at Sea Program earlier this fall.
Minecraft Proceeds to go to Brookland Elementary in Sydney, NS
Ubique Networks, developer of technologies to optimize latency for real-time applications over the Internet, is hosting a Minecraft Hunger Games Tournament Saturday November 5, 2016, for all ages to raise donations for Brookland Elementary School in Sydney, NS.
Nova Scotia start-ups will continue to have access to the money they need to create innovative products and services, and sell them to customers around the world with a new financial commitment from the province.
Government is recapitalizing the Nova Scotia First Fund so that $40 million is available for venture capital investments in businesses.
The Halifax-based company is the only company outside of ON & QC to be chosen for the sought after program
Editor's Note: Innovacorp is extremely excited that one of its portfolio companies, Analyze Re, has been acquired by Verisk Analytics Inc.
Verisk Analytics Inc. (VRSK), a leading data analytics provider, today announced it has acquired Analyze Re, a software analytics provider for the reinsurance and insurance industries.
Industry leaders team up in global challenge to convert carbon dioxide into valuable products
Team CarbonCure, led by clean technology developer CarbonCure Technologies, has been selected as a semi-finalist in the global NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE competition.