ElectraTherm, which specializes in low-temperature waste heat recovery, landed $5.4 million in venture funding, bringing the total amount raised to over $10 million. Last year it raised $2.6 million. Waste heat is one of the larger untapped, but proven and economical, sources of energy around today.
One of the ArtPrize venues, UICA, secured two artists this afternoon and their selection committee secured one for The Old Federal Building (the UICA selection committee is handling both venues). These are the first three artists secured for ArtPrize, happening September 23 – October 10, and it’s kind of exciting for us.
INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION OFFERS WORLD’S LARGEST ARTPRIZE
ArtPrize goes public today announcing the world’s largest art prize will be awarded by a public vote. The event will happen in Grand Rapids, MI September 23 – October 10. The top prize is $250,000, 2nd place receives $100,000, 3rd receives $50,000 and $7,000 goes to 4th-10th place. The top ten finalists will be decided solely by number of votes.
To watch Sosa operate his system is to invite a complete redefinition of how we will use computers a few years from now.