Peter Terium, CEO of innogy and Thibaud Le Séguillon, CEO of Heliatek

Heliatek raises €80M

Friday 23 September 2016
Companies / Markets

Heliatek, a world leader in organic photovoltaic and a manufacturer of solar films based in Dresden, Germany, has put together a €80M round to finance the expansion of its HeliaFilm manufacturing capacity by one million square-metres per year. This round comprises €42M in equity, €20M in debt, and about €18M in subsidies.

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Blue emitter materials for OLEDs are a core business of CYNORA

CYNORA and Juhua announce cooperation on OLED TVs

Wednesday 21 September 2016
Companies / Markets

CYNORA, a leader in highly efficient blue emitter materials for OLEDs based in Bruchsal, Germany, and Juhua, a Chinese open platform company aiming at the industrialisation of printing OLED technology to produce OLED TVs, have signed a memorandum of understanding to cooperate on OLED TV development. CYNORA is joining the technology platform with Juhua, which is held by the two Chinese panel giants CSOT and Tianma.

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Augmented reality and wearable displays are major topics at Fraunhofer FEP

Fraunhofer FEP develops OLED microdisplays in data glasses

Tuesday 20 September 2016
Companies / Markets

The Fraunhofer Institute for Organic Electronics, Electron Beam and Plasma Technology (FEP), based in Dresden, Germany, has been developing various applications for OLED microdisplays based on organic semiconductors. By integrating the capabilities of an image sensor directly into the microdisplay, eye movements can be recorded by the smart glasses and utilised for guidance and control functions.

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Nano inks from Nano Dimension (image: Nano Dimension Ltd.)

Nano Dimension to open new ink production facility

Friday 16 September 2016
Companies / Markets

Nano Dimension Ltd., a leader in the field of 3D printed electronics based in Ness Ziona, Israel, announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Nano Dimension Technologies Ltd., will open a production facility for the company’s unique nano-ink products.

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Canatu will use a €22M investment to recruit more employees and strengthen R&D as well as manufacturing

Canatu receives funding to strengthen R&D and increase production capacity

Monday 12 September 2016
Companies / Markets

Canatu Oy, a leading Finnish manufacturer of flexible and 3D formable transparent conductive films and touch sensors, receives a €22M late stage investment from the European Investment Bank. This is one of the largest investments in history in a Finnish start up. The funding will enable Canatu to respond to solid market demand and to invest heavily in R&D and manufacturing expansion.

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