Left: High efficiency Concentrator Photovoltaic (CPV) cell based on semiconductor nanotechnology.
Above: The sun provides enough energy in one hour to meet our energy needs for an entire year.

Cyrium In The News

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2010

Monday, June 14, 2010

The solar cells that were developed for the space industry have found their way into the terrestrial photovoltaic market. Cyrium Technologies has combined these cells with a novel technology, quantum dots, to optimize their performance for terrestrial generation of power. These quantum dot-enhanced cells (QDEC) have been introduced at the focal point of concentrator photovoltaic systems, an industry that is poised to revolutionize clean tech.

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

While the Obama administration calls for higher taxes on American businesses already paying an average of 33.9%, Ottawa and all Ontario businesses will be paying 16.9% by 2012

2009

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Cyrium's new website was officially launched today.

Friday, October 23, 2009

Today, the CEOs of the companies on Corporate Knights'™ third-annual Cleantech 10™ list and Next 10 Emerging Cleantech Leaders opened the Toronto Stock Exchange.

2008

Friday, January 11, 2008

Solar market thrives on venture capital and new technologies

  • Interview with Steve Eglash at Optics.org (external site, registration required)
  • The solar market has been growing at an annual growth rate of between 40 and 50% since 1990 and is a $12bn business today. OLE speaks to Steve Eglash about investment trends and emerging technologies.

2005

Saturday, November 12, 2005

Cyrium Technologies™ augments its financial underpinning with the funding from Pangaea Ventures Ltd., a leading advanced materials VC.

Friday, August 12, 2005

Cyrium Technologies™ closes a Seed financing round with a venture capital fund, Chrysalix, and an institutional investor, the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)

2004

Friday, November 12, 2004

Cyrium Technologies™ moves into National Research Council Canada's (NRC) Industry Partnership Facilities (IPF).

Wednesday, October 13, 2004

Cyrium Technologies™ presents at the OCRI Ottawa Venture Fair, more information and coverage in the Ottawa Citizen newspaper.

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