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We are constantly changing and improving. Here we share news, developments, and other information relating to algae and biological product technologies from the variety of fields in which we operate.

September 3, 2013

Greentech Media: Algae Startup Quietly Raises $80M From Big Strategics

Heliae, with funding from the Mars family and Salim Group, goes after algal nutraceuticals and personal care products. According to algae entrepreneur Dan Simon, the CEO […]
July 9, 2013

Phoenix Business Journal: Gilbert’s Heliae Development lands $28M for new facility

Heliae Development LLC, a Gilbert-based algae technology company, has raised $28.4 million to help pay for a facility it is building on its 22-acre campus near […]
May 18, 2012

Fox 10 – Heliae breaks ground on new facility

Heliae breaks ground on Next-Generation Algae Production Facility in Gilbert, AZ.
May 2, 2012

Phoenix Business Journal: Heliae gets $15M to develop algae technology in Gilbert

Heliae, a Gilbert-based algae technology firm, has received $15 million in funding from one of Asia’s wealthiest men. Anthoni Salim, a multibillionaire and one of the […]