Earthworm Invests in Algae Cultivation Company, Firglas

  • November 21, 2018
  • Algae

Environmental fund manager, Earthworm has recently announced plans to invest in commercial-scale algae cultivation company, Firglas. Earthworm expertly sources, develops and nurtures early-stage businesses, exclusively investing in projects that it trusts will have a positive social or environmental impact on the world. The environmental fund manager’s most recent venture with Firglas, includes a £1.5 million […]

Firglas EIS – Sustainable algae production at scale

  • November 15, 2018
  • Algae

Watch this short animation to explain how Firglas aims to use its innovative algae production process to create more sustainable fish feed and ultimately address the global protein crisis. For more details on the Firglas EIS investment opportunity, head to

From algae to tiny spacecraft — the weird world of EIS

Investments are risky but returns are rich if you spot the next big thing  (Financial Times, 24th August 2018) Spotting the next big thing is every investor’s dream, whether that is buying into tomorrow’s trends at the ground level or discovering the next Mark Zuckerberg. The Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) offers high-risk investors generous tax […]

Microwave press release Isle of Wight Firglas SSEN Wight Wireless

Innovative Communications System Pioneered on the Island (Island Echo, 17th February 2017) The Isle of Wight is benefiting from an innovative system that has helped more generation to connect on the Island whilst preventing it overloading the electricity network. The communications system used by one generator to connect to the Isle of Wight network was […]

The Future of Cleantech on Show at the 2016 Tech Tour Cleantech Summit Press Release

Sodium based batteries, enzyme recycling for bio-fuels, IoT for utilities, and cleaning air with microbes are among the projects honoured at the 2016 Tech Tour Cleantech Summit today chosen to present to a group of leading international investors, VCs, corporate partners and family offices in Rotterdam on the 23-24 of November. Cleantech innovation is being […]

Simris Alg Expands the Board

Kristian Svensson/Rapidus The development company Simris Alg, in Hammenhög, gets the shareholder Fredrik Adams to join the board. Adams is an investor based in London who has previously worked in the environmental engineering industry. According to the Rapidus news agency, Fredrik Adams has built up biogas plants in England. He became a shareholder in Simris […]

Bunavoneader Hydro Scheme update

It’s getting on for 18 months since we last reported on this project. Things have been progressing slowly – but just not very visibly. We have had a number of set-backs with grid connections and finance deals, but now things are looking more hopeful. Last year in May, we received a new grid connection offer. […]