Category: Press Releases

G2V Optics and University of Alberta Awarded NSERC Alliance Grant and CASBE Funding

G2V Optics and University of Alberta Awarded NSERC Alliance Grant and CASBE Funding 1

Edmonton, AB — May 17, 2021: The National Sciences and Engineering Council of Canada (NSERC) has awarded G2V Optics and University of Alberta’s Dr. R. Glen Uhrig an Alliance grant worth $360,000 over two years, in order to research light’s impact on the genetic response and phenotype of horticulturally relevant plants. Alberta Innovates’ CASBE program […]

G2V Optics is staged for global scale-up after raising $2.6 million in growth capital

G2V Optics is staged for global scale-up after raising $2.6 million in growth capital 2

Canadian CleanTech & AgTech firm enabling solar, aerospace, and indoor farm advancement Edmonton, AB — May 4, 2021: G2V, a fast-growing smart lighting firm is accelerating its global market expansion after raising CA$2.6M (US$2M) in growth funding. “We’ve surpassed our expectations in terms of market adoption and the impact of our technology.”, says G2V’s CEO […]

G2V Optics Kicks Off Collaboration with NREL

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To validate LED solar simulator performance beyond the highest calibration standards in the world Edmonton, AB — April 09, 2021: The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is using a G2V Sunbrick™ solar simulator in the first phase of a collaborative plan to validate LED solar simulator performance toward its ultimate use […]

G2V Optics Opens Door to New Horticulture Partnerships After Raising $1.875 million in Recent Seed Round

Founder and CTO Michael Taschuk and CEO Ryan Tucker of G2V Optics Inc.

‘Clean Tech’ Firm Building Revolutionary Indoor Farming Lighting, Plant Monitoring, and Data Science Platform Edmonton, AB, November 20, 2019 — G2V Optics, a fast-growing Edmonton-based firm revolutionizing smart lighting technology around the world, is embarking on several new commercial agricultural partnerships after closing a round of seed financing that raised CA$1.875 million (US$1.4 million). “Our […]

G2V Optics Showcases LED Pico Solar Simulator at ACS Orlando

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PRESS RELEASE G2V OPTICS 6801 104 St NW Edmonton, AB Canada T6H 2L5 Canadian tech company to demo world’s first upgradeable solar simulator G2V Optics will present their latest version of the “pico” solar simulator at the American Chemical Society meeting this month. EDMONTON (March 12, 2019)-G2V Optics is set to showcase their software-controlled LED […]