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DayStar Technologies, Inc. Confirm Deposit of Shares of PacWest Equities, Inc. Into Escrow

VCi News Desk    |  31 Mar 2013

DayStar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: DSTI) confirmed today that 55 million common shares have been received into escrow. The company is also to receive senior secured preferred shares of PacWest Equities with a par value of 27 million dollars for the sale of DayStar’s CIGS technology assets. The closing of this [...]


PacWest Equities, Inc. Announces That Is Has Acquired the DayStar Technologies, Inc.

VCi News Desk    |  31 Mar 2013

PacWest Equities, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PWEI) announced that it has acquired the DayStar Technologies, Inc., a NASDAQ listed Company, line of CIG Solar Technology, in a deal analysts valued in excess of $55 Million. The deal includes the ownership of DayStar’s 15 Chamber CIGS production line which produces solar covered glass [...]


XsunX Responding to Developing Markets

VCi News Desk    |  31 Mar 2013

XsunX, Inc. (OTCQB: XSNX), the developer of CIGSolar®, a patent-pending solar cell manufacturing process offering a capital-efficient, low-cost alternative to the use of silicon solar cells, announced that the Company is working with solar start-up firms in developing regions including Africa and the Caribbean. Working under Letter-Of-Intents (LOI) provided by [...]


Indium – Discovered in 1863 by Ferdinand Reich and Hieronymus Theodor Richter in Freiberg, Germany

VCi News Desk    |  31 Mar 2013

FREIBERG, GERMANY–(Marketwire – Mar 22, 2013) – 150 years ago the two scientists, Ferdinand Reich and Hieronymus Theodor Richter of the TU Bergakademie Freiberg in Saxony (Germany), discovered what is today a highly sought after metal during a spectral-analytical examination of the mineral zinc sulfite, the so-called black sphalerite of [...]


First Solar Donates Thin-Film Solar Modules to Inner Mongolia University of Technology Students for 2013 Solar Decathlon Competition

VCi News Desk    |  31 Mar 2013

First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq:FSLR) announced that a team of students from Inner Mongolia University of Technology (IMUT) will use the Company’s advanced thin-film solar photovoltaic (PV) modules to power its house in the 2013 Solar Decathlon China competition. First Solar donated 150 of its PV modules with a peak generating [...]


Angstrom Sciences Announces a Partnership with Nova Fabrica to Offer Reactive Gas Control for Sputtering Applications

VCi News Desk    |  22 Mar 2013

As of February 27, 2013, Angstrom Sciences is pleased to announce an agreement to distribute the FloTron™ series of reactive gas control systems from Nova Fabrica.Flotron™ and FloTron™ X (fast CCD spectrometer-based) systems are high-speed closed-loop process controllers, designed for real-time, in-situ precision control of reactive sputtering-based vacuum coating and [...]


Labsphere Earns NVLAP Accreditation for Calibration of Spectralon Diffuse Reflectance Standards and Targets

Halma plc    |  28 Feb 2013

North Sutton, New Hampshire (February 28, 2013) — Labsphere products have met NVLAP ISO 17025 technical competence and management system requirements that demonstrate its ability to routinely deliver technically valid test results and calibrations. Labsphere’s chemically inert standards offer the highest diffuse reflectance values of any known substance.Labsphere has received [...]


FlexVIA Plasma System from Nordson MARCH Wins New Product Introduction Award for Surface Treatment of Flexible PCB Materials

VCi News Desk    |  27 Feb 2013

Nordson MARCH, a global leader in plasma processing technology, received the New Product Introduction (NPI) Award for its FlexVIA™ Plasma System, a completely self-contained vacuum plasma system designed for maximum efficiency and cost-effective etch, desmear and surface activation treatment of flexible printed circuit boards (PCBs). The award, presented by Printed [...]


Ascent Solar Technologies Appoints MKRAK Management Inc. as Canadian Distributor

VCi News Desk    |  26 Feb 2013

Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTI), a developer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules integrated into the new EnerPlexTM line of consumer products, announced today the appointment of MKRAK Management Inc. as the company’s exclusive distributor to golf pro-shops and select retail stores in the Canadian market. The EnerPlex SurfrTM product [...]


Oerlikon Balzers opens its 8th coating center in India

VCi News Desk    |  26 Feb 2013

Balzers, Liechtenstein, February 14, 2013 – Oerlikon Balzers consistently executes its global expansion strategy. The opening of the 8th coating center in India, in Chandigarh (Punjab area) marks the next milestone in establishing a strong presence in regions with high growth business opportunities. “Despite current economic uncertainties we further invest [...]


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