Innovation and Entrepreneurship News

Read the latest updates from NREL's Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center.

July 28, 2022

Calling on Cybersecurity Innovators: Help Utilities Improve Authentication for Distributed Energy Systems

Utilities need cybersecurity solutions that are easy to implement and can make a real-world difference immediately. That is why the theme for the first cohort of the new Clean Energy Cybersecurity Accelerator (CECA) is strong authentication for distributed energy resources.

June 15, 2022

American-Made Solar Prize Kicks Off Round 6

The sixth round of competition offers $4.1 million in prizes for those ready to revolutionize the solar industry.

April 14, 2022

News Release: 2022 NREL Industry Growth Forum Awards Cleantech Innovators

NREL gave awards to five top cleantech innovators at the 2022 NREL Industry Growth Forum (IGF) on April 13-14, 2022.

April 14, 2022

Win-Win: Prize Competitions Drive U.S. Clean Energy Entrepreneurship

NREL customizes competitions for DOE technology offices—solar, water, buildings, geothermal, and others—to meet industry needs. American-Made is a pillar of DOE's activities, incentivizing U.S. entrepreneurs to strengthen American leadership in energy innovation and domestic manufacturing.


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