Smart Glass

Investing in Smart Glass and Windows with View Stock

They say you shouldn’t run a business unless you can describe what it is to a small child during an elevator ride. Here at Nanalyze, we find smart people who spent too much money on their educations and pay them peanuts to tell stories about exciting technology companies. Many of the people who read these […]

10 Smart Building Technologies for Facilities Automation

A lot of our articles on green technology focus on innovations that wean us away from the burning of fossil fuels, whether it’s improving solar fuel efficiency or designing advanced nuclear power plants. But another strategy to lighten the load on mother Earth rather than start packing for Mars is to be more efficient in […]

Is Smart Glass a Smart Investment Yet?

Does it seem like everything is becoming smarter? Soon even your toothbrush will have more computing power than the space shuttle. One smart technology that’s been around well before the term came into vogue is smart glass. But is it a smart investment yet? Smart glass, also referred to as dynamic or switchable glass, is […]

Not Much to See at Solarwindow Technologies

In September of 2013, we wrote about a company called New Energy Technologies which claims to be targeting the $4.2 billion potential market for windows that can generate power from the sun. Our findings were anything but promising. What we found was a company with $903 thousand in total assets, 21 patent applications, 4 employees, and no revenues […]

Heliatek Organic Solar Cells Show Promise

In a previous article we discussed the growth opportunity of “building integrated photovoltaics” (BIPV) and highlighted a company addressing this opportunity, Oxford Photovoltaics. Another private European company addressing this same growth opportunity is Heliatek. About Heliatek Spun-off in 2006 from the Technical University of Dresden and the University of Ulm, German company Heliatek is focused […]

New Energy Technologies (NENE) Fails to Shine

In a previous article titled “Building Solar Cells with Oxford Photovoltaics” we discussed the 4.2 billion dollar potential market for windows that can generate power from the sun. One over-the-counter (OTC) company, New Energy Technologies (OTCMKTS:NENE), is focusing on the development of solar-powered windows. As mentioned before, OTC stocks require heavy due diligence given they are prone […]