Project Finance Connect Program

A global matchmaking program, connecting growth stage companies and clean energy projects with finance sources, developers and partners.

Congratulations to the 2012 Project Finance Connect Finalists and Semi-Finalists

Over 100 high quality submissions were vetted by the Project Finance Connect review committee. Congratulations to this year's Awardees who will be presenting their technologies in Honolulu, August 14th.  In addition, the 2012 semi-finalists have all been invited to showcase their company and projects during the Project Finance and Defense Energy Innovation Showcase on August 13th.

Project Finance Connect Finalists

OrganizationState/CountryProject TypeProject Title
Green Global Communities, Inc.HI/USSolar PowerMerging Renewable Energy with Sustainable Food Production
ReactWell, L.L.C.LA/USHybrid Bio/GeothermalUnderground Geothermal Biomass-to-Oil & Bioproduct Production Platform
A123 SystemsMI/USSmart Grid/DistributionLeveraging Ancillary Services Markets to Improve Micro-Grid & Energy Security on DoD installations
BioalgeneWA/USTransportation & FuelsSustainable biofuels from regulated wastes
Bright Energy Storage Technologies, LLPCO/USSmart Grid/DistributionModular energy storage for curtailed wind in Hawaii
Cogenra Solar Inc.CA/USSolar PowerHybrid Cogeneration of Solar Heat and Power
Architectural ApplicationsOR/USEfficiency & BuildingsBuilding –Integrated Heat and Moisture Exchange (BIHME) Pilot Demonstration
NextStep Electric, Inc.CO/USGrid InfrastructureSmart Array 3000

Project Finance Connect Semi-Finalists

OrganizationState/CountryProject TypeProject Title
Granite Bay EnergyHI/USBiomass PowerTCOM - Thermal Conversion of Organic Material
Firefly Power LLCSC/USWind PowerFirefly Power: Micro Wind for the Masses
Sylvatex IncCA/USTransportation & FuelsRenewable diesel fuel demonstration
H2 Technologies, Inc.HI/USHydrogen & Fuel CellsSolar Hydrogen Fuel Cell Scooter Rental in Honolulu
Atmocean, Inc.NM/USWater PowerWave Energy System With Subsea Storage and Onshore Generation
University of Hawaii at ManoaHI/USSmart Grid/DistributionHigh Precision Battery Diagnostics and Prognostics
Ohana Investment Works LLCHI/USTransportation & FuelsPilot biofuel processing complex in Hawaii and overseas plantation
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