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News Electronics General
February 11, 2020  

Hardware Catalyst Initiative silicon incubator hits the ground running

Provides support to southern Ontario firms developing hardware solutions; first cohort of eight companies has been announced.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
February 6, 2020  

York Region’s ventureLAB funding silicon tech innovation

Companies to develop healthcare technology, consumer electronics, telecommunications, smart energy and connected transportation.

News Energy Manufacturing General
December 5, 2016  

EEStor, ASG to jointly develop silicone-based polymers

Companies looking for a unique polymer for EEStor’s capacitors.

News Energy Metals Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
January 23, 2014  

FerroAtlantica to invest $375M in Quebec plant

Spanish company cites inducements as discounted hydroelectricity rates and a 10-year tax holiday.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
January 9, 2013  

Hanergy says it can make ‘thin film’ solar technology a success

Chinese buyer of MiaSole to invest in research, keep US workforce.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Production Sustainability
November 1, 2012  

China launches trade probe on European solar polysilicon

Latest probe follows the EU’s investigation into whether Beijing was improperly subsidizing exports for solar panels.

News General
January 20, 2012  

Timminco finds possible buyer, short-term funds

Insolvent Timminco and its Becancour Silicon subsidiary have received a commitment for US$4.25 million to fund the insolvent specialty metal producers’ operations while they restructure under court protection from creditors.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
January 5, 2012  

UPDATE: Timminco owes Quebec’s investment arm $26M+

The Quebec government’s investment agency is owed more than $26 million by Timminco Ltd., a specialty metals producer that filed for court protection this week.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
January 4, 2012  

Timminco files for bankruptcy restructuring

Silicon metal producer Timminco is filing for bankruptcy protection from creditors while it restructures under the federal CCRA.

News Business Operations Sustainability
March 1, 2011  

More solar FIT business

Kromet International will be supplying Sharp’s FIT-compliant solar panels to developers and integrators and SunEdison is getting an additional 31 megawatts of solar projects by the OPA.