News from Oregon BEST


    The Cascadia CleanTech Accelerator is accepting applications from cleantech startups until April 23rd to gain access to a range of support and funding.

    Cascadia CleanTech Accelerator, powered by Oregon BEST and CleanTech Alliance, has opened applications for its 2018 cohort. The business accelerator is seeking clean technology entrepreneurs and early-stage startups that want to speed their path to market with curriculum, mentorship and business connections. Applications close April 23, 2018. Apply online at CleanTech Accelerator is a business accelerator...

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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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  • 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

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  • High-Flying Kite to Harvest Wind Energy

    Apr 18, 2016

    A tethered kite system being developed by eWind Solutions offers a new way to harvest wind energy without turbine towers. Watch video.

    Categories: Areas of Interest

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  • Co-Launching a New Cleantech Accelerator

    Mar 29, 2016

    In partnership with Washington's CleanTech Alliance, Oregon BEST launches Cascadia CleanTech Accelerator to assist Pacific Northwest startups

    Categories: Press Releases , Incubators/Accelerators , Home Page News

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