January 17, 2019
Opportunity: Sourcing Taiwan-Intelligent Connectivity x Green x Smart City 2019
The Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), will organize an event called Sourcing Taiwan -Intelligent Connectivity x Green x Smart City 2019 on April 24, Wednesday. The event is focused on the following industries. Green Industries:  Renewable energy, energy storage, energy saving solution, environmental equipment, green materials, low carbon transportation Information & Communication Technology (ICT) Industries:  Electronic […]

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January 9, 2019
76West Clean Energy Competition
Tuesday, January 8 Now in its fourth year, the  76West Clean Energy Competition offers early-stage clean energy startups support, mentorship, and funding to grow their companies. Six finalists will be awarded $2.5 million in prize money: one grand prize of $1 million, one $500,000 prize, and four $250,000 awards. What would you do with the award? You could perfect your prototype […]

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January 9, 2019
Apply now for PitchfestNW 2019!
PitchfestNW, the startup competition and conference within TechfestNW, brings together a diverse group of companies from around the globe and across industries to pitch to a panel of VCs. Participating startups are chosen by a selection committee, and all TechfestNW attendees are invited to stop by, hear some pitches, and learn about the amazing work […]

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January 9, 2019
Waste-Free Communities Matching Grant
Seattle Public Utilities is now accepting applications for matching grants for community projects focused on waste prevention. Waste prevention means creating less waste by buying and using less, using reusable items, and sharing or donating items so others can use them. When we prevent waste, we help the environment, protect public health, build community, and […]

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January 9, 2019
U.S. Department of Energy Awards $25 Million for Next-Generation Marine Energy Research Projects
Tuesday, January 8 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) selected $25 million in research projects for next-generation marine energy devices. Funded by DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Water Power Technologies Office, these 12 innovative projects will reduce capital costs and accelerate the innovation cycle by testing new concepts. Marine energy […]

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January 2, 2019
The Consulate General of Canada in Seattle is seeking Trade Commissioners
Source: Government of Canada The Canadian Consulate General, Seattle is seeking Trade Commissioners (areas of specialization may include:  Space; Aerospace; Defense/Security; Clean Tech; Life Sciences; Digital Health) for the International Business Development Section. This is an exciting opportunity to work with the Consulate General of Canada – a modern organization that focuses on its core […]

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December 19, 2018
Energy Efficiency and Solar Grant Applications Due Dec. 31
Tuesday, December 18 State public higher education institutions, local government facilities, state agencies and kindergarten through 12th grade (K-12) public school districts planning to apply for the Energy Efficiency and Solar Grant program must apply by 5 p.m. PST on Dec. 31. Applications received by Commerce after this time will not be considered. Applications must […]

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December 18, 2018
E8 is hiring a new Executive Director
Source: E8angels.com E8 is a not-for-profit membership organization of private accredited impact investors. Our sole focus is on early-stage cleantech companies whose innovations increase the sustainability and health of our planet. We meld our pursuit of profitable investments with our pursuit of a higher purpose – accelerating the transition to a cleaner future and a […]

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December 18, 2018
ARPA-E Grid Optimization Competition Will Award $4 Million to Winning Software Developers
Souce: pnnl.gov Energy Secretary Rick Perry announced the first-ever Grid Optimization—or GO—Competition on October 31, 2018 (news release, video). This competition gives researchers and industry the opportunity to develop and test power system optimization and control tools to accelerate new solutions for the nation’s power grid. The competition’s first challenge provides up to $4 million in prize money […]

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December 14, 2018
Can solar help safeguard post-hurricane Puerto Rico?
Source: Crosscut.com The week Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico in October 2017, Mark Méndez found himself talking to a friend, Edwin Wanji, in North Seattle’s Hellbent Brewing. While disaster stories and images inundated local TV stations, Méndez knew his own father, the mayor of a Puerto Rican town of 60,000 called Aguadilla, was scrambling to […]

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