July 19, 2013

Clustering 'Cleantech' in the Triangle

Triangle Business Journal

RALEIGH – Companies that focus on new types and efficient uses of energy have grown precipitously in the last decade, into a cluster of related industries that employ more than 6,000 people in the Triangle.

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July 19, 2013

15 Tips for Clean Tech Accelerator Success

Renewable Energy World.com

I’ve been helping behind the scenes on a new cleantech incubator recently launched in Vancouver, Canada called the Foresight Cleantech Accelerator. And in the process, I’ve been getting the opportunity to learn what other accelerators and incubators are doing well, and not so well, around the world.

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May 07, 2013

Cisco joins Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster

 WRAL TechWire

Networking company Cisco Systems is the latest Triangle technology company to join the Research Triangle initiative to accelerate cleantech technologies....
Read more at http://wraltechwire.com/cisco-joins-research-triangle-cleantech-cluster/12419671/#sqjMhTjLdrvR7wxa.99

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April 10, 2013

N.C. A&T wins cleantech competition

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March 13, 2013

'Smart transportation' plan to be unveiled in Raleigh

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March 01, 2013

RTI to analyze Triangle 'smart' assets for Cleantech Cluster organization

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August 17, 2012

Catch this rising RTP catchphrase: ‘cleantech cluster’

Triangle Business Journal

Four companies ABB, Siemens, Schneider and Power Analytics, with help from the Research Triangle Regional Partnership, are teaming up to create a trade organization for sustainable energy and other “clean-tech” industries.

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April 02, 2012

Research Triangle: The New Silicon Valley of the Smart Grid?

Greentech Media

We explore the 60-plus smart grid players and cutting-edge test labs and pilot projects of North Carolina’s Research Triangle.

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March 14, 2012

Is North Carolina’s Research Triangle the Smart Grid’s Silicon Valley?

Clean Technica

Silicon Valley has traditionally been the epicenter of American smart grid technology innovation, but a new report suggests North Carolina’s Research Triangle may deserve the title and be key to the industry’s economic future.

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October 13, 2011

Raleigh's Smart Grid Bid

Bloomberg Businessweek

Alex Huang keeps busy as a full-time electrical engineering professor at North Carolina State University, but outside the classroom he has his hands in a really big project. He wants to help the U.S. update its energy infrastructure and make the transition to the so-called smart grid—a digitized power grid that would allow users and power companies to communicate better, boosting efficiency and reliability. With a team of power electronics experts at the FREEDM Center, a multiuniversity initiative headquartered at North Carolina State’s Centennial Campus in Raleigh, Huang is helping to develop a digital “smart transformer” that will allow electricity to flow throughout the grid, rather than solely from generators to users as it now does.

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