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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December 11, 2018
Small Business Applied Research Pilot
Monday, December 10 The USAID has created the Small Business Applied Research (SBAR) Pilot is a field-based initiative to expand USAID’s access to emerging technology, products, services, methodologies, and scientific applications developed by U.S. based small businesses. Through a Broad Agency Announcement (BAA), USAID is seeking solutions from eligible U. S. small businesses that are […]

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December 5, 2018
BIRD Foundation Call for Proposals
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and Israel’s Ministry of Energy (MoE) along with the Israel Innovation Authority are calling for proposals under the Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Energy program.  BIRD funds up to fifty percent of the R&D costs associated with a join project.  The maximum conditional grant per project is up […]

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November 6, 2018
Renewable Energy Scholarship Foundation Scholarships Available
The Renewable Energy Scholarship Foundation is now soliciting applications for the scholarships to be given in 2019.  They are actively solicited throughout the fall and winter with a deadline of Feb 15.  We will be giving at least two scholarships this year. One will be designated for an undergraduate.  If you know any top students […]

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October 31, 2018
Idaho Commerce Launches Gem State Prospector with Improved Design and Features
Source:  Idaho Commerce Press Release, October 30, 2018. BOISE, Idaho (October 30, 2018) — Updates to the Idaho Commerce economic discovery website, Gem State Prospector, launched October 30 with powerful new online resources to aid businesses, site selectors, investors and communities in the expansion and relocation of businesses. The revamped Gem State Prospector provides a simplified layout that […]

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