June 1, 2020
2020 CleanTech Innovation Showcase
The CleanTech Innovation Showcase brings the industry together to discuss the latest cleantech innovations, ideas and initiatives every June. The CleanTech Innovation Showcase attracts cleantech industry leaders from across the U.S., Canada and beyond to see technology innovations and featured presentations from industry notables.

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May 29, 2020
Hail and Farewell!
By J. Thomas Ranken, May 29, 2020. Well, today is my official last day on the payroll of the CleanTech Alliance.  It has been ten years! Allow me a few parting shots….. First, I have been blessed to work with some extraordinary people.  The staff has always been extraordinary.  Thank you to everyone with whom […]

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May 14, 2020
May 2020 Founders to Funders Virtual Breakfast Recap
“We have always viewed our investors as partners and want to stay engaged with them,” said Zach Gray, the Vice President for Business Development for Adaptive Symbiotic Technologies (AST).  On Wednesday, May 13th, 114 people attended the CleanTech Alliance’s Founders to Funders virtual breakfast panel, sponsored by Perkins Coie. The event raised over $1,700 in donations for Feeding America to help those impacted […]

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May 1, 2020
Member Profile #2- Michael Smith, Impact Bioenergy
Source: Michael Smith, May 1, 2020 CleanTech Alliance members are combating the coronavirus and adapting to its challenges every day.   In an effort to inspire and connect our members in these difficult times, the CleanTech Alliance is publishing a series of profiles to highlight how are members are adjusting to this new normal.  You can read our first profile on Eric […]

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April 23, 2020
CleanTech Alliance Member Profile #1- Eric Moe, UMC
Source: Eric Moe, April 23, 2020 CleanTech Alliance members are fighting COVID-19 and coming up with unique ways to adapt and overcome its challenges. As the COVID-19 health crisis continues to impact us all, it’s important to remember that you’re not alone in these trying times. We hope that these member profiles can help to […]

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April 15, 2020
CleanTech Alliance Board of Directors Appoints Mel Clark, President & CEO
Succeeds the Alliance’s First President & CEO, Tom Ranken The CleanTech Alliance Board of Directors has appointed Mel Clark as their new President & CEO effective April 15, 2020. Mel is succeeding Tom Ranken after nearly ten years of service, and who is now retiring. Mel Clark is a leader with 20 years of nonprofit […]

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April 10, 2020
Maritime Virtual Breakfast Recap
“Washington is clearly leading our country when it comes to maritime innovation,” said Olivier Cadet, the President of Kongsberg Maritime Inc. On Wednesday, April 8, the CleanTech Alliance hosted its first virtual breakfast featuring a panel that talked about sustainability, innovation, and clean technology in the maritime sector. Joshua Berger, the Governor’s Maritime Sector Lead […]

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April 7, 2020
Working Washington Small Business Emergency Grants
Source: Washington Department of Commerce, April 7, 2020 Governor Inslee is offering a new Working Washington Small Business Emergency Grant program to assist small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak. Up to $5 million in funds are provided through the Governor’s Strategic Reserve Fund and administered by the State Department of Commerce. The grant program […]

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April 3, 2020
Board of Directors Survey Summary
This past week, the CleanTech Alliance sent out an anonymous survey to its Board of Directors to gauge how the organization should proceed in light of the COVID-19 outbreak. With 39 responses to date, we highlighted and summarized the most relevant feedback below. We received 25 open ended responses to the question ‘should we change […]

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