Raleigh, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sensus, a provider of clean technology solutions, announces the election of Matt Zafuto, executive vice president of corporate strategy and business development, to the position of vice chairman of the Board of Directors for the Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster (RTCC).
The RTCC works to position the North Carolina Research Triangle region as a top location for clean technology. The organization brings together industry, government and academia to accelerate economic and technological growth in smart grid, smart water, advanced transportation, alternative energy and energy efficiency. Sensus joined the RTCC in 2012 as a founding board member.Read more
Research Triangle Region, N.C. – Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster (RTCC) companies plan a full-court press Tuesday serving as judges and expert panelists for the U.S. Department of Energy’s second annual ACC Clean Energy Business Plan Challenge at N.C. State University. Top executives from ABB, Duke Energy, Power Analytics Corp., Schneider Electric, Sensus and Siemens will judge business plan presentations made by teams from 10 competing Atlantic Coast Conference schools. The winning team will receive $100,000 to seed its venture and the chance to compete in the National Clean Energy Business Plan Finals.
“These student entrepreneurs and their universities are our future,” said Kevin O’Hara, vice president of smart grid operations for Siemens and RTCC founding board member, one of the cluster executives volunteering as judge. “They are key drivers of innovation in new energy and resource technologies. So, it’s exciting to play a role in launching their ideas and ventures.”Read more