Alternative Energy

ASE’s Bumping Factory in Kaohsiung, Taiwan inducted into the World Economic Forum’s Global Lighthouse Network

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Saturday, January 14, 2023

ASE’s bumping factory in Kaohsiung is amongst the 18 GLN sites announced by the WEF on January 13th, joining the ranks of 132 leading manufacturers.

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  • ASE’s bumping factory in Kaohsiung is amongst the 18 GLN sites announced by the WEF on January 13th, joining the ranks of 132 leading manufacturers.
  • The increasing complexity of semiconductor chip manufacturing processes characterized by market disruptions in supply and demand, had caused unprecedented challenges for ASE Kaohsiung’s bumping factory.
  • “We are extremely excited to join the ranks of 132 leading companies in the Global Lighthouse Network.
  • We hope to inspire more industry players to contribute to building a resilient global smart manufacturing ecosystem and accelerate digital transformation,” he continued.

Svante Listed on the 2023 Global Cleantech 100

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Friday, January 13, 2023

Following a series of major announcements, carbon Canadian capture and removal solutions provider, Svante, located in Vancouver, BC, announced today that it has been listed in Cleantech Group’s highly anticipated 2023 Global Cleantech 100.

Key Points: 
  • Following a series of major announcements, carbon Canadian capture and removal solutions provider, Svante, located in Vancouver, BC, announced today that it has been listed in Cleantech Group’s highly anticipated 2023 Global Cleantech 100.
  • Published annually, the Global Cleantech 100 lists the most innovative and promising companies that are expected to help the world achieve net-zero commitments.
  • The Global Cleantech 100 Expert Panel is made up of leading investors along with corporate and industrial executives who are active in technology and innovation scouting.
  • Svante has consistently been named in the Global Cleantech 100 report since 2019.

Capstone Green Energy to Present at the Upcoming Sidoti January Micro-Cap Virtual Investor Conference

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Friday, January 13, 2023

Capstone Green Energy Corporation (NASDAQ: CGRN), a global leader in carbon reduction and on-site resilient green Energy as a Service (EaaS) solutions, will be presenting virtually at the upcoming Sidoti January Micro-Cap Virtual Investor Conference on Wednesday, January 18, 2023, at 4:00 P.M.

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  • Capstone Green Energy Corporation (NASDAQ: CGRN), a global leader in carbon reduction and on-site resilient green Energy as a Service (EaaS) solutions, will be presenting virtually at the upcoming Sidoti January Micro-Cap Virtual Investor Conference on Wednesday, January 18, 2023, at 4:00 P.M.
  • Darren Jamison, Capstone Green Energy’s President and Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting to a live virtual audience and answering questions from investors.
  • Investors and other interested individuals may access the virtual presentation by registering here: Capstone Green Energy (CGRN) Virtual Presentation Link
    Darren Jamison, Capstone’s President and Chief Executive Officer, and Scott Robinson, Capstone Green Energy Chief Financial Officer, will be conducting one-on-one virtual meetings with qualified professional investors throughout both days of the conference on January 18 & 19, 2023.
  • To register and schedule a time with management, please follow this link: Sidoti January Micro-Cap Virtual Investor Conference Registration .

NW Natural Holdings Schedules Earnings Release and Conference Call for Friday, February 24

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Friday, January 13, 2023

Northwest Natural Holding Company (NYSE: NWN) (NW Natural Holdings) announced today it will issue its fourth quarter and full year 2022 earnings release and conduct an analyst conference call and webcast to review results at 8 a.m. Pacific Time (11 a.m. Eastern Time) on Friday, Feb. 24, 2023.

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  • Northwest Natural Holding Company (NYSE: NWN) (NW Natural Holdings) announced today it will issue its fourth quarter and full year 2022 earnings release and conduct an analyst conference call and webcast to review results at 8 a.m. Pacific Time (11 a.m. Eastern Time) on Friday, Feb. 24, 2023.
  • To hear the conference by webcast, log on to NW Natural Holdings’ corporate website at ir.nwnaturalholdings.com .
  • To hear the conference call by phone, please dial 1-844-200-6205 within the United States and enter the conference access code 193311.
  • To access the conference replay, please call 1-866-813-9403 within the United States and enter the conference identification access code 343562.

X-energy Announces Participation in IPO Edge Fireside Chat

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Friday, January 13, 2023

X-Energy Reactor Company, LLC (“X-energy” or the “Company”), a leading developer of small modular nuclear reactor and fuel technology for clean energy generation, announced today that Chief Executive Officer of X-energy, J. Clay Sell, and Co-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ares Acquisition Corporation, Co-Founder of Ares and Co-Chairman of the Ares Private Equity Group, David Kaplan, will participate in an IPO Edge fireside chat.

Key Points: 
  • X-Energy Reactor Company, LLC (“X-energy” or the “Company”), a leading developer of small modular nuclear reactor and fuel technology for clean energy generation, announced today that Chief Executive Officer of X-energy, J. Clay Sell, and Co-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ares Acquisition Corporation, Co-Founder of Ares and Co-Chairman of the Ares Private Equity Group, David Kaplan, will participate in an IPO Edge fireside chat.
  • As previously announced , X-energy has entered into a definitive business combination agreement with Ares Acquisition Corporation (NYSE: AAC) (“AAC”), which will establish X-energy as a public company.
  • Upon the closing of the transaction, which is expected to be completed in the second quarter of 2023, the combined company will be named X-Energy, Inc. and its common equity securities and warrants are expected to be listed on the NYSE.

Flux Power Announces Expanded $14 Million Credit Facility with Silicon Valley Bank

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Friday, January 13, 2023

Flux Power Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLUX ), a developer of advanced lithium-ion energy storage solutions for electrification of commercial and industrial equipment, has expanded the available credit under its existing facility with Silicon Valley Bank (“SVB Credit Facility”).

Key Points: 
  • Flux Power Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLUX ), a developer of advanced lithium-ion energy storage solutions for electrification of commercial and industrial equipment, has expanded the available credit under its existing facility with Silicon Valley Bank (“SVB Credit Facility”).
  • The amended agreement increases the available capacity of the facility from $8 million to $14.0 million to support higher working capital requirements related to increased customer demand.
  • “Silicon Valley Bank is a trusted banking advisor that has been part of our continued growth through the years as we’ve scaled our company.
  • We look forward to Flux’s continued progress in deploying clean, safe, and innovative battery technology solutions,” said Jordan Kanis, managing director of climate technology and sustainability at Silicon Valley Bank.

Expro Announces Pricing of Upsized Secondary Offering by Selling Shareholders

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Friday, January 13, 2023

The offering was upsized from the previously announced offering of 7,250,000 shares of the Company’s common stock.

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  • The offering was upsized from the previously announced offering of 7,250,000 shares of the Company’s common stock.
  • The Selling Shareholders have granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 1,200,000 additional shares of the Company’s common stock.
  • Expro is not selling any shares and will not receive any proceeds from the sale of the shares in the offering.
  • Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering.

NW Natural Holdings Announces Dividend

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

The Board of Directors of Northwest Natural Holding Company (NYSE: NWN) has declared a quarterly dividend of 48.5 cents per share on the Company's common stock.

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  • The Board of Directors of Northwest Natural Holding Company (NYSE: NWN) has declared a quarterly dividend of 48.5 cents per share on the Company's common stock.
  • The dividend will be paid on Feb. 15, 2023 to shareholders of record on Jan. 31, 2023.
  • The Company's indicated annual dividend rate is $1.94 per share.

Williams Announces the Promotion of Chad Zamarin to Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategic Development

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Williams (NYSE: WMB) today announced the promotion of Chad Zamarin to Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategic Development, effective immediately.

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  • Williams (NYSE: WMB) today announced the promotion of Chad Zamarin to Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategic Development, effective immediately.
  • In his expanded role, Zamarin will assume responsibility for the company’s commodity marketing efforts, in addition to his current responsibilities that include corporate strategy, business development, project analysis, upstream joint ventures, new energy ventures, communications and corporate social responsibility.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230112005850/en/
    Chad Zamarin, Executive Vice President at Williams (Photo: Business Wire)
    “As we continue to better align our organizational structure with the ever-changing needs and growth of our business, I’m pleased to announce this well-deserved promotion for Chad,” said Alan Armstrong, Williams President and CEO.
  • “Since joining Williams in 2017 as a senior vice president, Chad has successfully built on our strong natural gas focused strategy, while also leading efforts to advocate for natural gas and its role in our clean energy future.

e-Zinc Selected for the 2023 Global Cleantech 100 List

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

e-Zinc , the company enabling sustainable, long-duration energy storage with its zinc-air battery, has made the prestigious Cleantech Group’s 2023 Global Cleantech 100 list of the most innovative and promising companies that will take us from commitments to actions to reach net-zero.

Key Points: 
  • e-Zinc , the company enabling sustainable, long-duration energy storage with its zinc-air battery, has made the prestigious Cleantech Group’s 2023 Global Cleantech 100 list of the most innovative and promising companies that will take us from commitments to actions to reach net-zero.
  • e-Zinc was chosen from 15,753 nominations from over 93 countries by the Global Cleantech 100 Expert Panel of leading investors, corporate and industrial executives.
  • Since 2009, the highly anticipated Global Cleantech 100 annual report has documented companies with the most promising ideas in cleantech – the ones best positioned to help build a more de-carbonized and resource-efficient industrial future.
  • “Our team is thrilled to be named to the Global Cleantech 100 for the second year in a row.