Formed in 1996 and based in Denver, Altira partners with and invests in companies that develop and commercialize energy technologies in the areas of natural resources, clean energy and electric power.
Through five energy technology funds and years of experience, Altira has demonstrated its commitment to the energy industry as well as its ability to understand and adapt to the changing energy landscape. Altira's investment professionals have extensive backgrounds in both technical and business development aspects of energy technology and have developed a sound investment program built on our background in energy, a hands-on approach, and a strong dedication to our mission. The Altira mission is to invest in innovative technology companies that will impact the future of energy.
Rkneal was founded in 1994, in Paducah, Kentucky to bridge the gap between automation and enterprise services. In the beginning Rkneal strictly focused on controls, but soon turned to other areas of expertise as they witnessed a lingering need for business solutions. Rkneal has experience with both automation and information technology, we understand the customers' needs and can cost-effectively bridge the information gap.
Today, Rkneal has grown to include an expanding list of clients. They have performed projects in numerous industries including: Manufacturing, Petrochemical, Power, Pulp, Steel, and Water Treatment. The technical group has grown to support fleet-wide PI systems and includes a team of programmers who have developed advanced web-based solutions to provide more accurate key performance indicators.
Caldwell Energy provides all types of turbine inlet cooling technologies: Wet Compression Technology, Evaporative Cooling with Fog, Chilling and Thermal Energy Storage. Caldwell provides these systems for both new and retrofit applications and has worked directly with the major combustion turbine OEMs. Caldwell has successfully implemented more than 200 inlet cooling systems totaling over 2,000 MW of power augmentation on systems installed around the world.