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Group IV Semiconductor and the Solid-state Lighting Industry


Ontario funds help power lighting company - Ottawa Citizen, January 26, 2010

Investing In Energy-Saving Technology - Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation, January 25, 2010

Ontario provides $3.6M for Ottawa firm's bright idea - Ottawa Business Journal, January 25, 2010

Novel lighting technologies offer a future alternative to LEDs - LEDs Magazine, February 2009 (PDF download)

Group IV Semiconductor appoints Day and Desmarais to Board - Semiconductor Today
, 13 June 2008

Group IV appoints VP of engineering and product development
, April 8, 2008

Silicon Light Bulbs to Compete with Fluorescent Bulbs
, Mar 6, 2008

Flipping the switch on an old technology, Feb 26, 2008

Vicky Sharpe has a billion ways to help tech firms get clean, Feb 26, 2008

Startups to Watch 2008, Jan 30, 2008

Photonics centre gets $22.3M boost, Jan 29, 2008

Lighting Goes Digital - Josh Wolfe, Forbes Wolfe Emerging Tech Report, 1 Nov 2007

Group IV Semiconductor Gets Funding for Silicon-Based Light Engine Development - CompoundSemi, 23 August 2007

Group IV wins Applied funding for silicon-based solid-state lighting - Semiconductor today, 20 Aug 2007

Group IV Semiconductor snags funding, is on track, CleanBreak, 3 Aug 2007

Group IV Semiconductor, Silicon Lighting,, 2 Aug 2007

AMAT Gives Funding, Process Help to Solid-State Lighting Startup, Solid State Technology on-line article, 2 Aug 2007

Group IV Semiconductor Secures New Funding to Accelerate Development of Energy-Efficient Solid State Lighting, 1 August, 2007 (PDF download)

Will Silicon Light Illuminate the Future? - MIT Technology Review, 6 Oct 2006

Canadian Company Announces Revolutionary Design to Build a Better Light Bulb, 27 September, 2006 (PDF download)

Energy Efficient Lighting Helps the Environment - OCE, April 2006 (PDF download)

Clean Technology Projects Receive $43 Million Boost from Sustainable Development Technology Canada, 5 July 2005


Video - The Group IV - EnCana - SDTC Solid State Lighting Project - 50MB - 27 Sept 2006 (Windows Media Player)

About Group IV Semiconductor and its Partners

Applied Ventures, LLC
BDC Venture Capital
Canadian Photonics Fabrication Centre
EnCana Environmental Innovation Fund
St-Lawrence Capital St-Laurent (CSL)
Khosla Ventures
McMaster University
Ontario Centres of Excellence
Sustainable Development Technology Canada

About the SSL Industry

Lighting Research Center
National Electrical Manufacturers Association
Optoelectronics Industry Development Association
Sandia National Laboratories
US Department of Energy