November 1, 2019
Energy Department Announces $24.9 Million Funding Selections to Advance Hydropower Technologies
Source: U.S. Dept. of Energy, October 31, 2019 Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced selections for up to $24.9 million in funding to drive innovative, industry-led technology solutions to advance the marine and hydrokinetics industry and increase hydropower’s ability to serve as a flexible grid resource. Innovative water power technologies have the potential to increase […]

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October 28, 2019
CleanTech Alliance expands Health Trust membership with new agreement with RCAW
“The bottom line is the bottom line,” stated Tom Ranken, President and CEO of CleanTech Alliance. Ranken was referring to the recent agreement between the CleanTech Alliance and the Roofing Contractors Association of Washington (RCAW). The agreement calls for a reciprocal relationship between the two organizations allowing RCAW members access to CleanTech Alliance Health Trust, […]

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July 29, 2019
CleanTech Alliance Partnership with NW Innovation Resource Center Announced
Seattle and Everett, WA – July 18, 2019 – The NW Innovation Resource Center (NWIRC) and Clean Tech Alliance have signed an agreement which will amplify resources for startups and small businesses in northwest Washington. The partnership provides for shared member and program benefits. Beginning in September 2019 CleanTech Alliance will make their CleanTech Breakfast […]

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April 2, 2019
CleanTech leaders to gather in Seattle from across the nation and world
CleanTech Alliance is announcing the sixth annual 2019 CleanTech Innovation Showcase at Bell Harbor International Conference Center in Seattle on June 24—this year with participation from outside North America. For the first time ever, in partnership with the Western Interstate Energy Board (WIEB), the Showcase will feature a second day innovation workshop dedicated to advancing cooperative energy projects across the west and with the federal government. The Showcase - will be especially important this year in light of proposed legislation to support Washington state’s transition to carbon-neutral energy by 2030 and carbon-free energy by 2045. The Showcase helps link policy, applied and basic research, and technology development to achieve a cleaner economy and environment locally and globally.

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March 15, 2019
Asterisks Recap | CleanTech Breakfast featuring Eric Beckwitt of Freightera
“A Green Future for Freight” Speaker:  Eric Beckwitt, CEO – Freightera Recap by: Russ Weed, President – CleanTech Strategies February 13, 2019   Some noteworthy comments from Eric’s presentation: *  all about reducing friction *  not about us, it’s about climate 100 years from now *  as much about agroecology as anything else [see Eric’s […]

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September 10, 2018
Univ. of Washington spinout Membrion raises $1.8M for molecule filter technology
Source: Taylor Soper, Geekwire From winning the University of Washington Business Plan Competition to raising investment dollars, it’s been a busy past year-and-a-half for Membrion. The Seattle startup today announced a $1 million seed investment round from E8 and the E8 Fund; Bellingham Angel Investors; and individual angels. It also recently received a $748,000 grant from the […]

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August 20, 2018
Another great Summer Schmoozefest!
Thank you to everyone that came out for our networking event on August 16! We had our largest Schmoozefest crowd, heated ping pong matches and some great prizes from our Health Trust carriers. Special thanks to our sponsors, and McKinstry for hosting!

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August 1, 2018
August 16: Summer Schmoozefest Register Now!
Outstanding people…fantastic conversation…live music…craft beer… Grab your sunglasses and a stack of business cards. It’s time for the CleanTech Alliance Summer Schmoozefest! Join us August 16 as we enjoy McKinstry’s wine bar and rooftop driving range with live music, craft beer, wine and plenty to eat!  This is your opportunity to schmooze with the cleantech industry […]

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