March 20, 2019
Electrification of Transportation Systems (ETS) Program – Clean Energy Fund
Source: Department of Commerce Electrification of Transportation Systems (ETS) Program – Clean Energy Fund This grant fund is for the continued transformation of the electric transportation market in Washington State. This Program provides grants to Washington local governments and retail electric utilities for charging infrastructure. The ETS Program will prioritize coordination with external and existing […]

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March 19, 2019
US Department of Energy Funding Opportunities and Awards
Source:  U.S. Department of Energy, March 19, 2019. — Nominations for the U.S. Clean Energy Education and Empowerment (C3E) Awards are still open. Recognize rising women working in a variety of fields to advance clean energy. Each winner receives an $8,000 award and national recognition. — DOE announced up to $30 million in federal funding for front-end […]

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March 15, 2019
Selected Federal Agency Announcements and Related for the Week of March 11, 2019
The following is a selection of recent announcements gleaned from various federal sources and colleagues and is provided to EDA’s Economic Development Integrators to increase our awareness of complementary resources for economic development. To see more resources, visit EDA’s EDI webpages at www.eda.gov/edi ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PLANNING NEW: REDI Program – TA for Rural […]

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March 15, 2019
CleanTech Open Accelerator Applications Open
The annual Cleantech Open accelerator and contest is the oldest and biggest of its kind in the world.  It offers a three month mentoring program, pitch practice, and presentations to active investors–and great networking.  Applications are open now.   I have participated twice in the Cleantech open, in 2009 and again last year.  It is an […]

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March 6, 2019
DOE announces $24 Million in New Projects to Advance Transformational Carbon Capture Technologies
Source: energy. gov, Febraury 27 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry announced the selection of eight projects to receive nearly $24 million in federal funds for cost-shared research and development (R&D) for Novel and Enabling Carbon Capture Transformational Technologies. The selected projects will focus on the development of solvent, sorbent, and membrane technologies to […]

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March 6, 2019
Nominees sought for 2019 Governor’s 2019 Smart Communities Awards
Source: Washington state Department of Commerce, March 6 OLYMPIA, Wash. – On behalf of Gov. Jay Inslee, the Washington Department of Commerce announced today that nominations are open for the 2019 Governor’s Smart Communities Awards. An annual event since 2006, Smart Communities recognizes outstanding achievements and collaboration by local governments and their partners in planning […]

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March 1, 2019
DOE Announces Prize Competition for Wave Energy Water Desalination
Source: Energy.gov, February 26 WASHINGTON, D.C. –Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a prize competition to spur innovation in wave energy-powered desalination systems. The Waves to Water Prize will draw upon U.S. innovators to accelerate technology development through a series of contests to demonstrate small, modular, cost-competitive desalination systems that use the power […]

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March 1, 2019
OneEnergy Renewables: Project Designer
Source: OneEnergy Renewables, March 1 OneEnergy Renewables has an opening for a diligent, motivated and experienced AutoCAD designer to join our team. The successful candidate for this role will participate in and lead utility-scale photovoltaic power plant designs. The position is fast-paced, multidisciplinary, and requires excellent AutoCAD drafting skills and experience with land development. The […]

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March 1, 2019
OneEnergy Renewables: Project Engineer
Source: OneEnergy Renewables, March 1 OneEnergy Renewables has an opening for a diligent, motivated, and experienced Project Engineer to join our team. In this role you will participate in and lead utility-scale photovoltaic power plant designs. The position is fast-paced, multidisciplinary, and requires a foundation in engineering and construction. We are specifically seeking a team-player […]

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