News from Oregon BEST


    Startup teams with Oregon TECH researchers to advance technology that could enable aircraft landings in dense fog, locate lost hikers, and more.

    New Technology Aimed at Helping Pilots Land on Foggy Runways and Find People Faster During Search and Rescue Operations PORTLAND, Ore. – Funding and business support from Oregon BEST is helping a Wilsonville, Ore.,  startup collaborate with researchers at Oregon TECH to fast-track a clean technology that makes it possible for pilots to "see" through dense fog. The technology has the potential to reduce the estimated 30 million gallons of jet...

    Read the Full Article


  • Oregon BEST Company Triples Battery Life

    Sep 06, 2016

    Oregon BEST awards follow-on funding to eChemion and OSU for cleantech breakthrough that extends redox flow battery life by years.

    Categories: Success Stories

    Read the Full Article
  • Oregon BEST FEST kicks off the cleantech party next week

    Sep 01, 2016

    Categories: Media Coverage

    Read the Full Article
  • An Epicenter for Cleantech Innovation

    Aug 31, 2016

    Oregon #BESTFEST16 on Sept. 8-9 at Portland's World Trade Center has become the NW epicenter for cleantech innovation and investment.

    Read the Full Article
  • M3 Wave to be First in the Water as Part of DOE Wave Prize Competition

    Aug 02, 2016

    Oregon Team is one of 9 remaining finalists competing for a multimillion dollar prize purse.

    Categories: Press Releases , Grantees , Hydro & Marine Power

    Read the Full Article
  • Solar Concentrator Cleans Up Contaminants

    Jul 28, 2016

    Oregon startup that uses a large solar concentrating lens to break down ag and industry contaminants awarded Oregon BEST early-stage funding

    Read the Full Article
  • CLT Design Contest Winners Announced!

    Jul 12, 2016

    A wooden parking garage and what will be the nation's tallest CLT building are winners of the $200,000 Oregon BEST CLT Design Contest

    Read the Full Article
  • Tiny Worm 'Canary in Coal Mine' for Toxins

    Jun 07, 2016

    Oregon BEST Company Nemametrix, Inc. has developed a new technology that uses nematodes to quickly test water samples for a broad range of environmental toxins.

    Categories: Press Releases

    Read the Full Article
  • Cascadia Accelerator Offers Legal Resources

    May 24, 2016

    The Cascadia CleanTech Accelerator, cofounded by Oregon BEST, teams with law firm to deliver legal expertise to NW cleantech entrepreneurs.

    Categories: Incubators/Accelerators

    Read the Full Article
  • Technology Test Drive: PNNL Offers Exploratory Licenses

    May 09, 2016

    User-friendly license lets companies ‘test drive’ more than 300 promising technologies through a new commercialization option offered at Dept. of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.

    Categories: Press Releases , Home Page News

    Read the Full Article
  • Oregon BEST Co. Secures $3M for CNG Fueling

    Apr 26, 2016

    Onboard Dynamics of Bend, Ore., has secured $3M from ARPA-E and other sources to advance its refueling technology for natural gas vehicles.

    Categories: Success Stories

    Read the Full Article