Dan Taylor

News Editor at Tech.eu | Podcaster at Selected by Sesamers | Moderator and MC | Photographer | more at linktr.ee/dantaylor

Contact this author

Stockholm-based Northvolt acquires US-based battery tech company Cuberg

Swedish battery maker Northvolt has acquired US-based Cuberg, and gains access to high performance lithium metal technology that can be built upon already existing lithium-ion manufacturing lines. Specifically, those already in place and serving the electromobility market. Terms of the sale remain undisclosed. Cuberg counts Boeing, BETA Technologies, Ampaire, and VoltAero as existing customers, and […]

Madrid-based Jobandtalent secures €100 million from SoftBank Vision Fund 2, takes on US market

Workforce marketplace Jobsandtalent has secured €100 million from the SoftBank Vision Fund 2 in a Series D round. Additionally, they’ve secured €83 million in debt financing from BlackRock. SoftBank Vision Fund 2 now joins previous investors including Atomico, Seek, DN Capital, InfraVia, Quadrille, Kibo, and FJ Labs. Jobandtalent has raised €310 million to date. The […]

Oulu, Finland-based ConTech GBuilder raises €2 million, nails down international expansion

Construction technology company GBuilder has successfully completed a new €2 million financing round that is expected to accelerate expansion in their target markets, primarily the UK and DACH regions. The round was led by AMAVI Capital and saw participation from existing investors Butterfly Ventures and Vendep Capital. GBuilder is a building information modeling (BIM) compatible […]

Bill Gates joins $22 million round for Israeli startup H2Pro as its seeks to produce cheap, green hydrogen at scale

Caesarea, Israel-based H2Pro has announced $22 million in funding from Microsoft founder Bill Gates, Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing, Japan’s Sumitomo and Korean auto manufacturer Hyundai. The funding is slated to take the company’s tech from laboratory prototyping to the factory floor through the production of commercial scale electrolysers. With governments and industries getting serious […]