About

NanosTech believes in evolution, not revolution. Our innovations support the economic and environmental sustainability of the energy sector.

8
Years left to cut
emissions by 30%
6+
Novel Nano-Catalyst
technologies
leading the way
to Net Zero
42+
Patents established
7
Leaders driving
clean energy
solutions globally
Our Story

Where we started

NanosTech, a Vorsana Company, emerged from the University of Calgary’s Alberta Ingenuity Centre for In-Situ Energy (AICISE). A Canadian powerhouse of innovation in catalysts and adsorbents for energy and fuels, AICISE encourages and promotes an environmentally sustainable, efficient, circular-economy approach to improve recovery and upgrading of Alberta’s bitumen reserves.

Our Story

Global leaders

We hold more than 42 patents and have developed 15 different product solutions to reduce greenhouse gasses (GHGs) and restore compromised environments, creating sustainable products for the future.

Our Story

World-renowned expertise

Our CTO, Pedro Pereira-Almao, has held the NSERC Industrial Chair “Catalysis for Bitumen Upgrading” at the UofC’s Schulich School of Engineering, and has been working on upgrading technologies for more than 30 years, the last 18 years in In-situ (in-reservoir) upgrading and other technology schemes from CO2 conversion to renewable fuels.