Flexible lightweight solar panels from Midsummer (photo: Midsummer AB)

Midsummer receives good ratings for its environmental focus according to Sustainalytics ESG Risk Rating


Companies / Markets

Sustainalytics, a leading provider of ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) and corporate governance research, ratings and analysis, places Midsummer AB (Stockholm, Sweden), developer and supplier of advanced solar energy technology solutions, in the top quarter of semiconductor companies from around the world thanks to the company’s splendid environmental focus.

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With the ULTRA 9 platform, Universal Laser Systems presents its most versatile system to-date (photo: Universal Laser Systems)

Universal Laser Systems presents new platform ULTRA 9


Products

With the ULTRA 9 platform, Universal Laser Systems (ULS) presents its most versatile laser processing system to date, which is aimed at the automotive, aerospace, electronics and medical device industries, among others. With the ULTRA 9 the innovation leader in laser technology offers an optimal development tool for the precise cutting, marking and engraving of the largest possible material spectrum in manufacturing, research, development and prototype construction.

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Impressions from the last InnoFest (photo: PrintoCent)

PrintoCent to host InnoFest – showcasing ideas for printed, flexible, hybrid and structural electronics


Exhibitions / Events

The annual open idea competition around printed intelligence, PrintoCent InnoFest will take place once again in Nallikari, Oulu, Finland 6-7 June 2019. The PrintoCent community organises this international 2-day event to closely facilitate the development of a multitude of printed, flexible, hybrid, structural electronics solutions.

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Solar film from Heliatek (photo: Heliatek)

Heliatek goes east: solar films for Samsung


Companies / Markets

Heliatek has successfully completed its first installation project in the Republic of Korea: Together with strategic partner SAMSUNG Engineering, 160m² HeliaSol modules were installed on the roof of a “gangway” between two large office buildings of SAMSUNG Electronics innovation campus in Suwon City near Seoul.

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Transparent solar window technology from Ubiquitous Energy (photo: Ubiquitous Energy)

NSG Group and Ubiquitous Energy to jointly develop transparent solar windows


Companies / Markets

NSG Group (Nippon Sheet Glass; Osaka, Japan), a leading manufacturer of glass and glazing products for the architectural, automotive and technical glass sectors, has announced a joint development agreement between its subsidiary and Ubiquitous Energy (Redwood City, California), a leader in transparent solar technology. The ongoing joint development work targets the development, manufacture, and integration of Ubiquitous Energy’s ClearView Power technology into architectural window glass that has the potential to produce solar electricity for buildings. NSG’s participation includes ongoing research and development (R&D) and technical support.

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