NorthWEST REGION: berkeley Cleantech up 

Solstice Energy Solutions monitors, meters, and controls power sources from a mobile application. 

Solstice Energy Solutions monitors, meters, and controls power sources from a mobile application. 

Noble Thermodynamics' technology increases efficiency and facilitates exhaust product separation.

Noble Thermodynamics' technology increases efficiency and facilitates exhaust product separation.

Flux Technology's advanced composite membranes provide low-cost and efficient hydrogen and natural gas purification.

Flux Technology's advanced composite membranes provide low-cost and efficient hydrogen and natural gas purification.

 

 MIDWEST REGION: CLEAN ENERGY TRUST CHALLENGE  

RVS Rubber Solutions converts rejected tire components into a high-quality, low-cost, and environmentally-friendly rubber.

RVS Rubber Solutions converts rejected tire components into a high-quality, low-cost, and environmentally-friendly rubber.

BluSolar offers research and development services pertaining to the cryogenic treatment of photovoltaics.

BluSolar offers research and development services pertaining to the cryogenic treatment of photovoltaics.

Purpled developed technology to disinfect water without the use of expensive chemicals at half the cost of UV treatment.

Purpled developed technology to disinfect water without the use of expensive chemicals at half the cost of UV treatment.

 

ALLEGHENY REGION: CARNEGIE MELLON CLEANTECH UP

RoBotany developed vertical farming technology that improves labor efficiency and crop output. 

RoBotany developed vertical farming technology that improves labor efficiency and crop output. 

Teratonix created an energy harvesting device that will replace batteries in low-power IoT devices.

Teratonix created an energy harvesting device that will replace batteries in low-power IoT devices.

Re-Empower provides affordable, clean, and reliable energy in low-resource settings.

Re-Empower provides affordable, clean, and reliable energy in low-resource settings.

 

Great plains region: Rice business plan competition 

Swift Coat invented a nanoparticle coating to replace the expensive silver and ITO layers on solar panels.

Swift Coat invented a nanoparticle coating to replace the expensive silver and ITO layers on solar panels.

TCPoly developed a high thermal conductivity plastic to improve heat dissipation and operate with improved battery life and functionality.

TCPoly developed a high thermal conductivity plastic to improve heat dissipation and operate with improved battery life and functionality.

MITO Material Solutions invented a nano-additive that toughens composite parts.

MITO Material Solutions invented a nano-additive that toughens composite parts.

 

NORTHeast region: Rutgers Launchr Competition

Revolution Outboards is developing emission-free, electric outboard boat motors.

Revolution Outboards is developing emission-free, electric outboard boat motors.

Xtream Energy Technologies' turbines harness energy from tides, ocean currents, and rivers.

Xtream Energy Technologies' turbines harness energy from tides, ocean currents, and rivers.

ElectroMetro is building a low emission, self-refuelling hydrogen hybrid vehicle.

ElectroMetro is building a low emission, self-refuelling hydrogen hybrid vehicle.

 

west region: Caltech FLoW competition

South 8 Technologies energy storage technology allows for increased energy density and exceptional performance at record low temperatures. 

South 8 Technologies energy storage technology allows for increased energy density and exceptional performance at record low temperatures. 

  Interphase Materials developed a surface treatment technology for water-based industrial cooling systems. 

 

Interphase Materials developed a surface treatment technology for water-based industrial cooling systems. 

Membrion developed high-performance, low-cost membranes that improve the performance of flow batteries.

Membrion developed high-performance, low-cost membranes that improve the performance of flow batteries.

 

Northeast region: MIT Clean energy prize

Solstice Energy Solutions monitors, meters, and controls power sources from a mobile application. 

Solstice Energy Solutions monitors, meters, and controls power sources from a mobile application. 

Infinite Cooling's technology can reduce power plant water consumption by capturing steam escaping from cooling towers.

Infinite Cooling's technology can reduce power plant water consumption by capturing steam escaping from cooling towers.

Joro developed a real time emissions control system that enables tracking and monitoring of an individual's overall energy consumption with little to no user input.

Joro developed a real time emissions control system that enables tracking and monitoring of an individual's overall energy consumption with little to no user input.

 

southeast region: Megawatt Ventures

WEAV3D is developing a composite-forming technology that will reduce the manufacturing cost of carbon composites and increase production.

WEAV3D is developing a composite-forming technology that will reduce the manufacturing cost of carbon composites and increase production.

Thor ORE’s innovation is capable of extracting rare earth elements from the waste stream of active mines and plants located in the U.S.

Thor ORE’s innovation is capable of extracting rare earth elements from the waste stream of active mines and plants located in the U.S.

SkyNano has developed a scalable method to produce high-value carbon nanotubes using carbon dioxide, electricity, and inexpensive materials. 

SkyNano has developed a scalable method to produce high-value carbon nanotubes using carbon dioxide, electricity, and inexpensive materials.