3M invests in GoNano Technologies

3M New Ventures has recently invested an undisclosed sum in GoNano Technologies – a developer of coiled silica nanowires (dubbed "nanosprings") for catalyst support applications (see the June 1, 2010 LRMJ). Since catalysts often employ expensive platinum group metals (PGMs), considerable research ef...

This research is archived and therefore no longer available. For further assistance please contact your Customer Success Manager or email ClientEngagementTeam@luxresearchinc.com. Thank you!

Related Research


Company Snapshot | March 29, 2021

The company was founded by Sharon Blair in 2014 as a spinoff from the University of Cape Town (UCT) and South African Council for Mineral Technologies (Mintek); its founding was supported by the South African government's initiative to move up in the platinum value chain from a raw material supplier... To read more, click here.

Lubrizol to develop proton exchange membranes to extend the life of fuel cells

News Commentary | June 07, 2021

Lubrizol has received a $1 million grant from the U.S. DOE under the H2@Scale project to develop proton exchange membranes that are resistant to oxidation for fuel cells. This development is expected to increase the life of a fuel cell by 25%. PEM fuel cells create an acidic environment due to gas ... Not part of subscription

Technology landscape: Key players in hydrogen storage & transport

Analyst Insight | March 23, 2022

The global energy sector accounts for 75% of total greenhouse gas emissions and requires a complete transformation to meet the goal of the Glasgow Climate Pact of limiting temperature rise to less than 1.5 °C. According to the International Energy Agency (IEA)'s Net Zero Emissions by 2050 scenario, ... Not part of subscription