RTCC delivers value to your organization through three key strategic priority areas-Business Development and Collaboration, Education and Talent, and Innovation.

From enhancing your professional network, to increasing your visibility as a cleantech thought leader, to accessing top talent for your recruiting goals, our multi-prong approach increases your impact in the cleantech economy.

Business Development and Collaboration

We facilitate relationships between cities, utilities, industry, and universities to enable and accelerate deployment of clean technologies.

Grow and Strengthen Your Network

We facilitate meaningful relationships between organizations, among individuals, and between our members and opportunities to accelerate innovation and deployment. We connect and convene industry, government, and academia, leveraging your collective expertise to advance the cleantech sector.

Increase Your Visibility

RTCC identifies opportunities to celebrate and share your organization’s success and thought leadership. We provide multiple channels to help you tell your story, from digital media assets like our newsletters, website, and media features to feature opportunities in panels and events.


We advance the development of new technologies and facilitate partnerships that lead to innovative cleantech deployments.

Create New Solutions

Whether launching a new technology, combining technologies to solve a problem in a unique way, or crafting business models with strategic partners, we facilitate connections and conversations leading to better business results.

Connect to Catalyze

We partner with a variety of organizations focused on accelerating startups and advancing entrepreneurs. RTCC offers startups access to our network of companies and experts, as well as opportunities for established experts to serve as mentors and advisors.

Education and Talent

We serve as the authority on cleantech in the region and state, educate stakeholders on deploying cleantech in their communities, and connect companies with the talent you need.

Lead and Learn

RTCC both hosts and partners with organizations to produce in-person and virtual events that highlight the latest innovations, trends, and business models in the cleantech sector. We leverage the diverse expertise from our network to ensure our members can serve as both leaders and learners as advance cleantech together.

Tap Into Talent

From Cleantech Connect Career Fairs to our recently launched jobs board, RTCC provides excellent opportunities to connect with top talent. We help your organization meet its recruiting needs, with a diverse network encompassing recent college graduates, mid-career professionals, and senior executives.

Develop Emerging Leaders

We enhance your organization’s leadership development efforts by offering opportunities for high-potential employees to build their networks and leadership skills through our Advisory Council and action committees.

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