Electrovaya climbs on $27-million contract win

Electrovaya

Shares of Electrovaya (TSX:EFL) are up today after the company announced that its wholly-owned, German-based subsidiary won a contract to supply lithium ion battery products to a German company in the non-automotive space. “As part of our business development activities, we are finding tremendous interest for our lithium ion battery products in Germany and Europe […]

Vancouver’s GreenPower Awarded Washington State Electric Bus Contract

GreenPower CEO Phillip Oldridge

Vancouver’s GreenPower (TSXV: GPV and OTCQB: GPVRF), which develops electric powered vehicles for commercial markets, has been awarded six categories for the procurement of electric heavy duty mass transit vehicles by the State of Washington’s Department of Enterprise Services (DES), under the statewide Master Contract # 09214. “This award is a validation of our suite […]

General Fusion Successfully Crowdsources Technical Solution to Reactor Development

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In April, General Fusion issued a crowdsourcing challenge to come up with a written proposal for a “robust seal technology” capable of withstanding extreme temperatures and repetitive hammering for the purpose of isolating “the molten lead from the vacuum” inside their fusion reactor. And after examining the 60 credible proposals submitted from 17 different countries, […]

Ionada To Sell Marine Scrubber Technology to MG Management

Nolhanava

After successfully concluding a sequence of bulk carrier Sea Trials, Concord, Ontario’s Ionada Inc. has announced that it has won a contract to supply its Membrane Scrubber exhaust gas cleaning system to outfit the NOLHANAVA, a carrier operated by MG Management. The 6 MW Membrane Scrubber is expected to be delivered in Q4 of 2015. […]

Intertape Polymer falls after reporting second quarter results

Quebec's Intertape Polymer Group is delivering a better bottom line thanks to a move towards higher margin products.

Shares of Intertape Polymer (TSX:ITP) are down today after the company reported second quarter results. In its Q2, 2015 the company earned (U.S) $11.7-million on revenue of $196.6-million, a topline that was down 3.1% from the $202.9-million the company generated in the same period last year. “For the second quarter, we reported revenue, gross margin […]

GreenPower looks to challenge BYD, Proterra and New Flyer

GreenPower's EV350 bus.

GreenPower Motor Company (TSX-V:GPV – OTC:GPVRF) today announced its EV350 battery electric transit bus completed a successful demonstration tour of the Pacific Northwest which included stops in Portland, Seattle and Bellingham. GreenPower arranged for test drives with with 14 transit agencies that own about 1,400 heavy duty transit buses. “I thought this technology was at […]

Ontario Intelligent Electric Vehicle Charging Systems Program Unveils Global Partners

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Global company Tech Mahindra Ltd today revealed its partners for its Intelligent Electric Vehicle Charging System (IEVCS), a pilot project which launched this past March in Niagara-on-the-Lake and is slated to finish in September 2016. Tech Mahindra is partnering with Niagara-on-the-Lake Hydro, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E), Nissan Canada, and SAP Canada, whose HANA […]