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Blockchain: Beyond the Hysteria

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Blockchain. By now, most of you reading this blog have at least heard the term thrown around last few years; perhaps a website featuring a new product offering, a recent business meeting, your kids at…

Advanced lighting controls: What you need to know, and why you should care

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Eric McDonald, CEM; LEED AP O+M Director, Facilities & Infrastructure Development NextEnergy   At the risk of dating oneself, do you recall around the turn of the century first experiencing the application of occupancy sensors for…

Ask us What’s Next

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Jean Redfield President & CEO NextEnergy   It’s our tag line. It’s our story so far. Since our inception in 2002, we have been at the forefront of identifying and then putting together the programs…

Mobility: A trend that is here to stay…

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Five years ago, when we began to collaborate with thought leaders from the University of Michigan and industry to explore the future of mobility, it felt as if we were creating a new language. Back…

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June 15, 2018

Sept. 26, 2018: TEDxDetroit

June 15, 2018

Aug. 20–23, 2018: EPRI – Electrification 2018

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June 8, 2018 in Events

Oct. 9–10, 2018: Lightweighting World Expo 2018

In-depth presentations and discussions over two full days focused on overcoming today’s lightweighting challenges: In-depth presentations and discussions over two full days focused on overcoming today’s lightweighting challlenges
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June 8, 2018 in Events

Jul. 30–Aug. 2, 2018: CAR Management Briefing Seminar

With more than 1,000 key industry stakeholders in attendance, extensive media coverage, and social media influence, the event provides a great opportunity to hear the latest automotive trends and connect with leaders from throughout the…
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June 1, 2018 in Events

Sept. 11–13, 2018: The Battery Show

A powerful, end-to-end showcase, this leading global industry event covers today's emerging advanced battery technology for the automotive, portable electronics, medical technology, military and telecommunications, and utility and renewable energy support sectors.
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June 1, 2018 in Events

Aug. 20–22, 2018: AV18 Autonomous Vehicles Detroit

Who will deliver autonomous vehicles to society? It will take the best and the brightest. They meet and collaborate at Autonomous Vehicles – Detroit 2018 taking place August 20-22.
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June 15, 2018

July 25, 2018: Next Generation Transformers—Flexible and Adaptable Designs

June 8, 2018

July 24, 2018: SuperCables

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June 4, 2018 in Rolling Funding Opportunities

Rolling: Invest Michigan Pre-Seed Fund

The University Commercialization Fund is a $1 million program that provides funding of up to $50,000 on a competitive basis for the commercialization of cutting edge technologies and that demonstrate a plan to spin-out the…
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June 1, 2018 in Upcoming Funding Opportunities

RFI: Improving Efficiency, Reliability, and Flexibility of Existing Coal-based Power Plants

Deadline: June 22, 2018 Awards: TBD The DOE seeks information from coal-fueled power plant owners, operators, equipment manufacturers, architect-engineers, and other stakeholders about research and development activities that could lead to development of advanced technologies…
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June 1, 2018 in Active Funding Opportunities

July 15, 2018: Sustainable E-waste Management and Battery Technologies for the Off-grid Solar Sector

Deadline: July 15, 2018 Awards: $1.8M This program will catalyze innovative technologies and business models around sustainable battery technology and recycling infrastructure for the off-grid solar industry. More Information
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May 18, 2018 in Active Funding Opportunities

June 27, 2018: Affordable and Sustainable Energy Crops (ASEC)

Deadline: June 27, 2018 Awards: $15M The DOE announces the availability of funds to accelerate research and development related to the production of affordable and sustainable non-food energy crops. These crops can be used as…
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May 11, 2018

IN THE NEWS: WSU, TechTown, NextEnergy team up on urban tech

May 9, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: NextEnergy, Wayne State University, And TechTown Launch Technology Innovation Consortium

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April 11, 2018 in Media

PRESS RELEASE: BP Ventures to invest $500,000 in Clean Energy Consortium

Media Contacts: BP Press Office 281-366-4463 bppresss@bp.com Melissa Smith NextEnergy 313.595.7258 melissas@nextenergy.org BP Ventures to invest $500,000 in Clean Energy Consortium Strategic relationship with Incubatenergy Network will provide funding and access to clean tech start-up…
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February 26, 2018 in Media

IN THE NEWS: NextEnergy Announces Saber President And CEO, Durkin COO

NextEnergy Announces Saber President And CEO, Durkin COO dBusiness Daily News February 23, 2018 DETROIT - Detroit based NextEnergy, a technology accelerator, Wednesday announced the appointment of Jim Saber to president and CEO, effective March…
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February 22, 2018 in Media

IN THE NEWS: NextEnergy of Detroit names Jim Saber as president and CEO

NextEnergy of Detroit names Jim Saber as president and CEO Oakland Press April 21, 2018 DETROIT - Jim Saber of Rochester Hills was promoted to president and CEO of NextEnergy, effective March 2. Based in Detroit,…
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February 21, 2018 in Media

RELEASE: NextEnergy announces organizational changes

Media Contact: Melissa Smith Director, Outreach & Branding Initiatives 313.595.7258 melissas@nextenergy.org NextEnergy announces organizational changes DETROIT, Feb. 20, 2018 - NextEnergy today announced Jim Saber will be appointed president and CEO of the Detroit-based technology…
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