February 17, 2010 09:18 ET

THEVA selected to present at CleanEquity Monaco 2010

ISMANING, GERMANY--(Marketwire - February 17, 2010) - THEVA Dünnschichttechnik GmbH, world leader in superconducting coatings has been selected to present at CleanEquity Monaco 2010, the foremost event for next generation clean and green technology. The conference takes place March 4th and 5th at the Sporting d'Hiver, Monaco.

Among an expert selection of the world's most inspiring cleantech companies Dr. Werner Prusseit, CEO of THEVA, will be presenting to invited industry-specific financial and strategic investors, policy makers, legislators and media.

Innovator Capital, London specialist investment bank, hosts the annual invitation-only event. CleanEquity Monaco's regional host is the Monaco Chamber of Economic Development.

Other local partners include Prince Albert II of Monaco's Foundation, the Monte Carlo SBM, and the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation. Collaborators for the 2010 event include Arup, Covington and Burling LLP, the Hugin Group, Invest Securities, Royal Philips Electronics NV and the UNEP Fi.

Plenary sessions, led by sector experts, will discuss and identify key industry themes, drivers and constraints, as well as forward looking trends.


THEVA is a specialist for high temperature superconductor (HTS) materials and physical coating technologies. The company has been established in 1996 as GmbH, i.e. Ltd. according to German law, and is in private hands.

With headquarters in Germany and sales representatives in Asia, the US, and Russia, THEVA is the world leader in superconductor coatings for electronics, sensors and medical technology. Over a decade, THEVA has invested its revenues to develop a proprietary, cost efficient technology route for manufacturing 2nd generation (2G) HTS-tape, the base material for future large scale electrical engineering. This cutting edge product is expected to substitute copper in high power applications and constitutes a multi-billion EUR market opportunity. HTS-materials can conduct electricity practically without losses. They are the key for increasing energy efficiency and reducing CO2 emissions within the grid, and to help meeting the challenges of e-mobility and renewable energy generation.

THEVA's technology is protected by a broad portfolio of international patents. As an OEM for physical vapour deposition (PVD) equipment, one of THEVA's unique selling points is the great know-how in designing cutting-edge tape coating facilities and quality control tools.

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