News from Oregon BEST


    Sun-powered, rooftop-mounted ventilation units developed in Oregon helping cool U.S. military food supplies stored in cavernous California warehouse.

    Stand-alone rooftop ventilators help cool massive U.S. military food warehouse Solar-powered, rooftop-mounted ventilation units developed with early support from Oregon BEST and testing by researchers at Oregon State University and Oregon Tech are helping the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) ensure that food stored in a cavernous California warehouse stays cool. SunCooler™ Ventilators, manufactured by Northwest Renewable Energy Corp. (NWREC),...

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  • Data Center Cooling Startup Nabs $325K

    Sep 08, 2016

    Oregon BEST's support of IT Aire, maker of cooling systems that cut energy use at data centers by 70 percent, leads to major investment.

    Categories: Success Stories

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  • 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

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  • Oregon BEST FEST kicks off the cleantech party next week

    Sep 01, 2016

    Categories: Media Coverage

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  • 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.

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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