Founded in 2002 as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, NextEnergy is one of the nation’s leading accelerators of advanced energy and transportation technologies, businesses and industries. NextEnergy drives technology demonstration and commercialization; delivers industry and venture development services; and provides an authoritative voice in the public sector. Since its inception, NextEnergy has helped attract more than $1.5 billion of new investment, including programs in excess of $160 million in which NextEnergy has directly participated. For more information, visit
Our mission is to accelerate energy security, economic competitiveness, and environmental responsibility through the growth of advanced energy technologies, businesses, and industries.
We are committed, experienced team of professionals has a broad network in advanced energy technologies, markets, policies, and investment strategies.
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Our board of directors includes industry, nonprofit, and public sector leaders committed to supporting advanced energy technology investments and job creation.
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We partners with many businesses, universities, and nonprofit organizations to develop and implement advanced energy projects, events, and other collaboration opportunities.
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In 10 years, NextEnergy has grown from a “good idea” into a nationally recognized advanced energy technology business accelerator.
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