Every day, Global University Venturing rounds up the smaller investments from across the university innovation ecosystem in its deal net.
The Engine has reinvested in Lilac Solutions, a lithium extraction technology developer building on research at Northwestern University.
Battery recycling service provider Battery Resourcers, a Worcester Polytechnic Institute spinout, has closed its latest round at $70m.
Congruent Ventures is among the backers of a $33m series B round for Omnidian, having already taken part in a series A round two years ago.
Erlangen-Nürnberg spinout Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies has added $59m to its coffers.
Stanford University has backed a round that will help the nickel-hydrogen battery developer finance construction of a Gigafactory.