University of Waterloo is suing its grid battery manufacturing spinout Salient Energy, which it claims must sign back IP rights due to a misapplication of its tech transfer policy.
Advanced battery developer Aceleron, which operates from Birmingham and Brunel universities, has been backed by the Midlands Engine Investment Fund.
Linköping solar cell manufacturing spinout Epishine has received money from backers including LiU Holding arm after previously securing backing from Chalmers Ventures.
Oxford University Innovation expects to form 10 spinouts each year from an initiative for impact-led businesses.
AutoGrid, the distributed energy management platform backed by Stanford, will use the capital from the Eon, CLP, Innogy, Total, Ørsted and Tenaska-backed round to boost hiring.
Eight researchers from Cambridge have raised a $129m patient capital fund that has attracted limited partners including Aviva.
VTT Ventures has exited textile fibre developer Spinnova, spun out from the research centre in 2014.
The fund, affiliated with IIM Ahmedabad, has raised approximately $50m for its first close two years after first being announced.
Fuel cell technology developer Bramble is based on UCL and ICL intellectual property and previously worked with Parkwalk’s parent IP Group in January 2018.