COFOVO awarded GlobalStart grant

2013-06-30

COFOVO Energy Inc. has been awarded a Scientists and Engineers in Business Grant, through the Carleton University GlobalStart Program, to accelerate the commercialisation of their low-cost, concentrator photovoltaic system.

The grant will afford COFOVO the resources to plan the deployment of their first in-market demonstration plants.

The Scientists and Engineers in Business Initiative is funded by the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario. It is designed to improve the success rate of start-up businesses in southern Ontario by developing the business skills of young entrepreneurs in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields and providing targeted support to help them bring innovative ideas and products to market.

Better solar for the sun belt.