Energy & Renewables

30 March 2017

Ilika plc – Toyota Research Institute brings artificial intelligence to the hunt for new materials with Ilika

By |March 30th, 2017|

Ilika (AIM: IKA), a pioneer in materials innovation and solid-state battery technology, announces that Toyota Research Institute (TRI) has released further information relating to the collaboration Ilika announced on 9th March 2017.

The TRI announcement issued at 13:00 hrs UK time today reads as follows: “The Toyota Research Institute (TRI) will collaborate with research entities, […]

Ceres Power – Half Year Results

By |March 8th, 2017|

08 Mar 2017

New partners, new markets and a growing international presence – INCLUDING FIRST PRODUCT LAUNCH PARTNER
Ceres Power Holdings plc (“Ceres Power”, the “Company” or the “Group”) (AIM: CWR.L), a world leading developer of low cost, next generation fuel cell technology, announces its half-yearly results for the six months ended 31 December 2016.
·     New […]

18 October 2016

Ilika – Parkwalk investment

By |October 18th, 2016|

We are delighted to announce that the Parkwalk Opportunities EIS Fund has participated in a £6.3m funding round in Ilika, an AIM listed company which specialises in materials innovation. The company has developed unique solid state battery technology which may have applications across the Internet of Things (IoT).

Ilika spun out of the University of […]

Ceres Power – Parkwalk investment

By |October 17th, 2016|

We are delighted to announce that the Parkwalk Opportunities EIS Fund has participated in a £20m funding round in Ceres Power, the specialist provider of low cost, next generation fuel cell technology.

With technology originating from Imperial College, Ceres Power is a world leader in low cost, next generation fuel cells for use in distributed […]

26 July 2016

YASA Motors – P400 Series with Lightweight Gearbox

By |July 26th, 2016|


Integrated Lightweight Electric Vehicle Transmissions
Application example:
YASA P400 Series Motors with lightweight gearboxes.
Xtrac, a leader in the design and manufacture of vehicle transmissions, has a family of highly configurable gearboxes available that address the growing market requirement for single speed, lightweight and power dense electric vehicle (EV) transmissions. Driven by YASA P400 Series motors, the Xtrac P1227 Integrated […]

13 May 2016

YASA Motors – Parkwalk closes follow-on investment

By |May 13th, 2016|

We are delighted to announce that the Parkwalk Opportunities Fund and the UK Tech Fund VII have led a funding round in YASA Motors, a spin-out from the University of Oxford. The company aims to commercialise its patented technology in electric motors and generators across a range of product areas.

YASA Motors (YASA) was incorporated in 2009 to […]

14 August 2015

First Light Fusion – £22.7m fundraise

By |August 14th, 2015|

Parkwalk portfolio company First Light Fusion has completed a fundraising of up to £22.7 million.
First Light, a spin-out from the University of Oxford, has discovered new implosion processes that can achieve the high temperatures and compression necessary for fusion reactions and other valuable applications. The Company’s approach has the potential to dramatically shorten the […]

12 November 2014

Oxyntix – rebranding as First Light Fusion

By |November 12th, 2014|

First Light Fusion was spun out from the University of Oxford in July 2011, with seed capital from the IP Group plc, Parkwalk and a number of Angel investors.
Until May 2014, the company was named Oxyntix Ltd.
The company was founded by Professor Yiannis Ventikos, who is currently the Head of the Mechanical Engineering Department […]