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Austin Technology Incubator to host Solar Data Reverse Hackathon with NREL and Zpryme

Unique hackathon will engage cleantech industry with the coding and entrepreneurial communities.  More

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Thirst for Power: Energy, Water, and Human Survival

Although it is widely understood that energy and water are the world’s two most critical resources, their vital interconnections and vulnerabilities are less often recognized. This farsighted book offers a new, holistic way of thinking about energy and water — …  More

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ATI to host Cleantech 3 Day Startup event in June

Students and non-students encouraged to apply by May 13.  More

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Cleantech contributes $2.5 billion and nearly 20,000 jobs to Central Texas economy

The clean technology sector contributes approximately $2.5 billion to the Central Texas region’s GDP and employs nearly 20,000 individuals in the Austin MSA, according to a new report issued this week by CleanTX and the Austin Technology Incubator.  More

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Economic Impact of the Cleantech Sector in the Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos MSA

Economic impact report for the clean technology sector in central Texas, commissioned by CleanTX and supported by the Austin Technology Incubator and Civic Analytics. The study finds that the cleantech sector in the Austin region directly employs nearly 20,000 individuals …  More

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The Role of Semiconductors in Clean Energy

Semiconductors play a key role in clean energy by enabling clean, renewable energy sources and improving energy efficiency. Semiconductor materials are the basis for solar electric energy systems. Semiconductor devices are also used to condition power from solar arrays and …  More

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CleanTX Analysis on the Smart Grid

The utility industry in the United States has an opportunity to revolutionize its electric grid system by utilizing emerging software, hardware and wireless technologies and renewable energy sources. As electricity generation in the U.S. increases by over 30% from today’s …  More

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Carbon Pricing and the Transition from Voluntary to Mandatory Markets

The current national and global call for a coordinated and meaningful response to climate change concerns is certain to shift the United States from several regional and voluntary carbon markets today to a global compulsory market in the near future. …  More

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Creating a Carbon Capture and Storage Industry in Texas

Report on the potential for industrial development of geologic sequestration of CO₂ in the Texas Gulf Coast region. Funded in part by the IC² Institute.

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