Latest Nexterra Systems Corp. Stories

2011-03-02 12:13:00

VANCOUVER, March 2 /PRNewswire/ - Nexterra Systems Corp. (www.nexterra.ca), today announced that it has secured $15 million in equity financing from Tandem Expansion Fund and ARC Financial. Proceeds will be used to accelerate the growth of Nexterra's business. "We believe that the market for small-scale biomass heat and power systems is poised to grow rapidly in the next few years to meet rising demand for on-site renewables, energy security and greenhouse gas reduction," said Sandy...

2010-10-26 06:00:00

VANCOUVER, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ - Nexterra Systems Corp. (www.nexterra.ca), a leading supplier of biomass gasification heat and power systems, today released the results of an air emissions report developed by Levelton Consultants Ltd., a leading engineering and science consulting firm specializing in air quality assessment and management. The Levelton study compared air emissions test results from Nexterra's gasification plants with comparable emissions data from conventional...

2010-10-14 06:00:00

VANCOUVER, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ - Nexterra Systems Corp. (www.nexterra.ca), an award-winning supplier of biomass heat and power systems, announced today that it is expanding operations into the United States, appointing a new sales leadership team and opening offices in Philadelphia and Atlanta. These steps are being taken as part of a company-wide expansion to support growing demand for Nexterra's biomass gasification heat and power solutions in North America. The new sales...

2010-09-23 12:19:00

VANCOUVER, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ - Nexterra Systems Corp. (www.nexterra.ca), a leading supplier of biomass heat and power systems, today announced it has been ranked among the Deloitte 2010 Technology Fast 50(TM), a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in Canada. Nexterra's ranking is based on an increase in revenues of 509 percent from 2005 to 2009. Nexterra has also been named as a member of the 2010 Deloitte Technology Green 15, which honours fifteen companies that are...

2010-08-17 06:00:00

VANCOUVER, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ - Nexterra Systems Corp. (Nexterra), a leading supplier of biomass gasification systems, announced today that it has signed a multi-million dollar agreement with the University of British Columbia (UBC) to supply and install a biomass combined heat and power (CHP) system at UBC's Vancouver campus. This is the first installation of its kind in North America and follows three years of collaboration between Nexterra and GE's Jenbacher gas engine division. The new...

2010-06-15 13:37:00

VANCOUVER, June 15 /PRNewswire/ - Nexterra Systems Corp., (Nexterra) a leading supplier of advanced, renewable biomass gasification heat and power solutions, today announced that it has received the Best Application of Technology Award from the British Columbia Industry Association (BCTIA). This award recognizes Nexterra's biomass gasification system at Kruger Products LP's New Westminster tissue mill. The system converts wood residue into clean burning syngas that is being fired directly...

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