- On the RISE
Rise to provide startup grant and resources to elerGreen and other Canadian entrepreneurs or startups.
January 10, 2022
elerGreen’s participation in EnterpRlSEing Youth Plus program by Rise Asset Development begins January 10, 2022.
Rise is a national organization dedicated to empowering people with challenges to achieve greater social and economic inclusion through entrepreneurship.
The programs at Rise include EnterpRlSEing Youth Plus for aspiring entrepreneurs aged 16 to 29 to provide various resources, coaching, networking and collaborations for entrepreneurs and startups. EnterpRlSEing Youth Plus comes with a startup grant, where further business loans are available through the Rise Small Business Lending Program.
Other than participation, elerGreen expects to bring in its expertise and connection to Rise and other members in Rise community for mutually beneficial collaborations or partnerships.
- Parkdale Incubation
Incubation to house elerGreen Reactor aims to take elerGreen to the next stage while supporting Parkdale mandate.
November 12, 2021
elerGreen proceeds to next stage as a member startup incubated by Parkdale Centre of Innovation at 1464 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario.
Parkdale Centre of Innovation is an incubator & accelerator that supports entrepreneurs to start and grow their business, with a focus on equity, accessibility, and inclusion for underrepresented people, namely women, Black, Indigenous, people of color, and newcomers to Canada.
The incubation of elerGreen at Parkdale focuses to build, house and operate elerGreen’s proprietary moving electrode reactor for electrochemical polymer, metals and chemicals production. Notably, the project may involve field-testing and selling elerGreen Reactor to convert mine tailings waste into valuable metals together with Canadian and Peruvian mining/metallurgy companies, funded by Canadian government.
Throughout the incubation, elerGreen aims to reciprocate Parkdale support with mutually beneficial collaboration and partnerships by introducing elerGreen’s expertise and connection to the Parkdale community.
- Induction into IAC
Induction of elerGreen into Innovation Asset Collective (IAC) community expected to foster innovation and IP leverage for Canadian SMEs.
July 19, 2021
Effective July 19, 2021, elerGreen is formally a member in the Innovation Asset Collective (IAC), thanks to courtesy of IAC for the invitation.
IAC assists Canadian Small and Medium -sized Enterprises (SMEs), especially in the cleantech sectors, to better leverage Intellectual Property (IP) to grow and scale. Such support by IAC include access to expertise and potential funding to generate, protect and grow their IP as their fruits of innovation.
elerGreen is honored for the invitation and would like express gratitude to IAC for such recognition of elerGreen’s work in cleantech entrepreneurship, innovation and IP development. As IP-rich cleantech company, elerGreen strives to contribute back to IAC community including feedback on IP expertise and potential utilization of elerGreen’s technology. elerGreen also expects to bring in its connection to IAC community for mutually beneficial collaborations or partnerships.
- SDZ Ryerson Showcase
SDZ Showcase on elerGreen and other startups to be held March 31, 2020
March 11, 2020
SDZ’s First Look Showcase is happening on this March 31, 2021 between 12pm-2pm! The event will be held virtually on Gather.Town and the room will be open to join on the day of.
Come and check out the exciting ventures by elerGreen and other startups in the Science Discovery Zone of Ryerson University, by RSVP using the link below or pressing the following button:
See you there!
- Grants for the Christmas
elerGreen wins minor business grants from Malaysian government
December 2, 2020
elerGreen has been awarded Special Welfare Grant (or GKP, Geran Khas Prihatin) by the Inland Revenue Board (or LHDN, Lembaga Hasil Dalam Negeri) as part of stimulus package by Malaysian government in light of the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic.
On the other hand, elerGreen has also benefited from similar stimulus and aids packages from Canadian government to keep up with operation under such pandemic unprecedented since the 2018 Spanish Flu.
While the grant amount is small, it is considered an unexpected gift just in time for the Christmas season. It would also come in handy considering elerGreen’s ongoing endeavour with the PCT Patent prosecution. elerGreen would strive to continue making a difference to the world while fostering economic growth by its projects and operations.
Finally, elerGreen wishes everyone Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
- PCT Patent Publication
PCT Patent of elerGreen is now available for view at WIPO
September 17, 2019
After having passed patent examination, PCT Patent titled “Electrochemical Production of Polymers”, PCT/MY2020/050012, has been published at World Intellectual Property Organization:
The 200-pages long PCT Patent covers a broad topics of the novel electrochemical polymer production technology.
- CXC Toronto Showcase
Inventions and international collaborations showcased at Canadian Export Challenge hosted by Startup Canada.
October 23, 2019
elerGreen has been accepted to showcase its novel electrochemical polymer production technology, and its ongoing international collaboration, on Canadian Export Challenge, hosted by Startup Canada.
The Canadian Export Challenge takes place with great success at MarS Discovery District, 101 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L7. Startups including elerGreen exchanged news and experiences of Canadian companies on exporting and establishing operations abroad.
elerGreen’s representative, Hui Huang Hoe, has also been presented with the Global Entrepreneur Certification for participation in the showcase.
- PROSPECT-UTM Collaboration
elerGreen and UTM establishes collaboration for research project, including pilot plant operation
July 9, 2019
The Process Systems Engineering Centre (PROSPECT) of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai, led by Prof. Ir. Dr. Sharifah Rafidah Datu Wan Alwi has entered into research collaboration with elerGreen.
While the proposed collaboration involves many different aspects of elerGreen’s projects, it is geared towards research project centered around establishing pilot plant.
The collaboration is expected to involve exchange of information and personnel, where publication coverage on subsequent achievements would ensue.
- SDZ-Ryerson Incubation
Business partnership and research collaboration expected to mutually benefit Science Discovery Zone, Ryerson and elerGreen
April 25, 2019
Effective May 1, 2019, elerGreen would formally be a member startup incubated by Science Discovery Zone (SDZ) of Ryerson University.
The SDZ profile of elerGreen can be found as follows:
elerGreen would bring in its proprietary technology of electrochemical polymer production and in-house expertise of business and research, while SDZ and Ryerson would bring in their guidance on building startup and research facilities respectively. The collaboration is expected to result in mutual benefits that would flourish all parties involved where further development would receive reciprocal publication coverage.
elerGreen, SDZ and Ryerson also plans to further expand collaboration with Malaysian companies and universities, especially for a research project of pilot plant funded by Malaysian government.
- elerGreen listed in STAR
Malaysian scholars can now serve bonds by working with elerGreen
April 10, 2019
The Malaysian counterpart of elerGreen, specifically elerGreen Industry Sdn. Bhd. has been formally approved by Talent Corp to participate in the Scholarship Talent Attraction and Retention (STAR) initiative, an initiative that allows Malaysian JPA/PSD scholars to serve their government bond in the private sector by working with the participating company.