Financial Services

Awesense Wireless to Present Product at Cleantech Showcase

Wireless technology developer Awesense Wireless has been selected to present its wireless sensor system during the Northern Cleantech Showcase in Silicon Valley. The special invitation-only event will showcase seven jury-selected, Vancouver-area clean technology companies determined to be the “most fundable” to Silicon Valley investors. The selection committee included Kachan, Deloitte, Gowlings, Greentech Exchange Vancouver, and investors GreenAngel Energy, Ventures West, and Yaletown Venture Partners.

First Utility agrees transaction with Morgan Stanley

The UK’s biggest independent energy supplier is looking to expand into Scotland after entering into an agreement with global financial services firm Morgan Stanley, through which it has agreed to buy its wholesale energy. As part of the agreement, Morgan Stanley’s wholly owned United States affiliate, Morgan Stanley Capital Group Inc., assumes a 9.99 percent shareholding in the business.

Energate Secures $7.2 Million Series B Funding

Energate has secured $7.2 million in Series B funding that will be used to increase sales growth and customer deployment initiatives and support Energate’s product development and strategic partnerships.