April 6, 2018 - What if the U.S. could reduce its overall carbon emissions by 180-200 million metric tonnes (MMT) per year by cleaning up a single element in how we currently produce fossil fuel-based energy?
That reduction would mean an overall Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions reduction of 10% for the energy sector, simply by improving efficiency.
April 3, 2018 - Recipients of HVCA’s 30th Anniversary Entrepreneur of the Year & Deal of the Year awards were recognized and honored by the Hawaii House of Representatives in a ceremony on Tuesday, March 27th at the Hawaii State Capitol. Each HVCA awardee was introduced and had their diverse achievements recognized by House Representatives. The honorees were presented with certificates to commemorate their visit to the legislature.
March 7, 2018 - March 1st | Houston, TX - Oceanit hosted more than 60 experts from the pipeline industry for the launch of DragX, our novel nanocomposite pipeline surface treatment technology.
More than 60 subject matter experts from the energy industry, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Department of Energy, and National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL), joined Oceanit in Houston or via webcast to learn more about this breakthrough technology.
March 2, 2018 - The Altino Coding team was awarded the HVCA Social Impact Entrepreneurs of the Year 2018 on March 1st for their work to spread computer coding to schools throughout Hawai'i.
The team, which includes members from Oceanit & Kamehameha Schools, was honored at the 30th anniversary Hawaii Venture Capital Association (HVCA) Deal & Entrepreneur of the Year Awards. It was the 17th time the Awards Gala was held.
January 26, 2018 - On January 13th, the ‘Harvest Vision’ team took first place in Hawaii’s first ever agriculture-tech hackathon: AGathon.
Oceanit teamed up with Kauai Coffee Company and Kamehameha Schools to develop an innovation that can ‘see’ the ripeness of coffee cherries utilizing an artificial intelligence microchip. By determining ripeness, Harvest Vision could improve Kauai Coffee’s harvest values by more than a quarter million dollars per harvest.