October 7, 2019
VertueLab is Seeking a Marketing Manager
Source: VertueLab, October 7, 2019 Location:  Portland, OR or Seattle, WA Compensation: Competitive salary taking into consideration experience and qualifications.  Health insurance benefits and employer match to 401(k) program provided. To Apply: Submit the following to info@vertuelab.org: cover letter and resume including a description of your experience developing a marketing strategy or marketing plan for […]

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September 27, 2019
Washington State Commerce Specialist Job Opening
Source: GovernmentJobs.com The Energy Contracts and Programs Unit (ECAP) within the Energy Division is seeking a Commerce Specialist 3. This position will provide advanced professional level program and contract management in implementing assigned State Energy Program (SEP) and Clean Energy Fund (CEF) programs.   At the Department of Commerce, we are creative, collaborative and trusted. We identify […]

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September 23, 2019
U.S. Department of Energy: Recent Funding Announcements
Advanced Nuclear Technology: DOE announced $15.2 million in funding for advanced nuclear technology projects. The projects are cost-shared and will allow industry-led teams, including participants from federal agencies, public and private laboratories, institutions of higher education, and other domestic entities, to advance the state of U.S. commercial nuclear capability. Carbon, Capture, Utilization, and Storage: DOE […]

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September 23, 2019
Comment opportunities: Clean Energy Transformation Act rulemaking
Source: Washington Department of Congress, September 23, 2019 Commerce is seeking written comments to help develop rules implementing Washington’s clean electricity law, the Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA). Comment deadlines and subjects are listed below. All comments should be submitted by email to CETA@commerce.wa.gov. Friday, Oct. 11 – Scoping Comments on Reporting and Compliance: Commerce is seeking […]

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September 19, 2019
EPA Calls for Nominations for 2020 Green Chemistry Challenge Awards
Source: EPA Press Office, September 18, 2019 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Green Chemistry Challenge Awards for companies or institutions that have developed a new process or product that helps protect public health and the environment. “The Green Chemistry Challenge is an opportunity for EPA to recognize […]

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September 16, 2019
How to Apply for Government Grants and Loans
Source: USA.gov, accessed September 9, 2019 Free Money from the Government The federal government does not offer grants or “free money” to individuals to start a business or cover personal expenses, contrary to what you might see online or in the media. Websites or other publications claiming to offer “free money from the government” are often scams. Report them to […]

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September 3, 2019
Learn about the Retirement Marketplace at the 2019 Biz Fair Sept 21!
Source: Washington Department of Commerce, September 3, 2019 On Sept. 21, we will be showcasing our Retirement Marketplace at the 23rd annual Washington Small Business Fair.  The Retirement Marketplace is an online portal where people can find retirement plans — with no fees to their business — that are affordable for employees at an annual fee of […]

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August 30, 2019
Washington State Department of Commerce: Washington Energy Delegation to Chile
Santiago, Chile | November 18-22 TBD Washington State is planning to lead a delegation to Santiago prior to COP-25.   The delegation will include State government representatives and, ideally, 5-10 companies.  Topics for discussion may include renewable thermal energy development (solar, geothermal, biomass, district energy) wave & tidal energy, grid modernization/resilience, electric public transportation, buildings and […]

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August 27, 2019
Grants now available to increase efficiency, environmental performance of state-owned facilities
Source: WA Department of Commerce, August 26 The Department of Commerce is now accepting Phase 1 Applications from state agencies and institutions for $6.5 million in State Project Improvement (SPI) grants. This program is intended to encourage upcoming state-owned facilities projects to choose more energy-efficient project options, such as high-efficiency heating systems and windows. By […]

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