Washington Clean Technology Alliance Leaders
P. O. Box 3707 | Seattle, WA 98124 | 206.655.2121
Boeing is the world’s leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft combined. Among Boeing’s many collaborations is the Sustainable Aviation Fuels Northwest project seeking to identify pathways and actions to make aviation biofuels commercially available to airlines servicing the Pacific Northwest.
Economic Development Council of Seattle and King County
1301 Fifth Ave, Suite 2500 | Seattle, WA 98101 | 206.389.8650
Founded in 1971, the Economic Development Council of Seattle and King County (EDC) is a public-private economic development partnership encompassing King County and its 39 cities. Formerly known as enterpriseSeattle, we provide one-on-one, confidential consulting services, free-of-charge, to individual businesses seeking to establish, expand or relocate to Seattle and King County. The Pacific Northwest is unlike any other region in the world, bringing together visionary leaders across industries in a culture that nurtures and supports new thinking and bold ideas. At the EDC, we are passionate about this region and helping businesses make the most of the opportunities that it holds.
5005 Third Avenue South | Seattle, WA 98134 | 206.762.3311
McKinstry now enjoys its position as the leading “full service” mechanical contractor in the Pacific Northwest, with annual sales in the $100,000,000 range. They employ some 650 staff and field technicians who help deliver a wide range of services including mechanical construction, engineering, architectural metal, maintenance and facility management to many clients.
2001 Sixth Avenue, Suite 2100 | Seattle, WA 98121 | 206.325.1573
3TIER helps the global energy market manage renewable energy risk. A pioneer in wind and solar generation risk analysis, 3TIER uses weather science to frame the risk of weather-driven variability – anywhere on earth, across all time horizons. With offices serving North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, India, Latin America, and the Asia Pacific region, 3TIER has global reach with products and services spanning renewable energy project feasibility, energy marketing, and asset management.
APCO Worldwide Inc.
520 Pike Street, Suite 1001 | Seattle, WA 98101 | 206.224.4340
APCO Worldwide is a global public affairs and strategic communications company. Based on our work with clean technology companies in solar, wind, hydropower, biofuels and other industry-related markets, APCO’s global renewable energy team understands not only the competitive marketplace for this growing industry, but also how government and regulatory entities in key political capitals around the world can affect industry growth. We have a proven track record in developing and executing communication strategies that clearly define our clients’ values and the benefits they bring to the marketplace.
1411 East Mission Avenue | Spokane, WA 99202 | 800.227.9187
Avista is an investor-owned utility providing electric and natural gas service to 481,000 customers in eastern Washington, northern Idaho, and parts of Oregon. Avista engages in energy production, transmission and distribution, as well as other energy-related activities. We serve our customers with a mix of hydro, natural gas, coal, and biomass generation. The company was established in 1889 and has approximately 1,300 employees.
Battelle / Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999, KI-72 | Richland, WA 99352 | 509.375.2121
Battelle has operated the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory since 1965. PNNL is one of the U.S. Department of Energy’s ten national laboratories, managed by its Office of Science. PNNL also performs research for other DOE offices as well as government agencies, universities, and industry to deliver breakthrough science and technology to meet today’s key national needs.
Cascadia Capital, LLC
701 5th Avenue, Suite 2600| Seattle, WA 98104 | 206.436.2530
As an independent, privately owned investment bank, Cascadia Capital is committed to its clients. Since Cascadia Capital is not conflicted with trading, lending, or cross-selling, it is a trusted advisor. The firm’s experience, domain expertise, and long-term relationship-oriented approach ensure the best outcomes for its clients.
Demand Energy Networks, Inc.
24001 East Mission Avenue, Suite 102 | Liberty Lake, WA 99019 | 509.893.8044
Demand Energy understands that in the near future, demand for electricity will require a breakthrough: Energy storage. Based in Liberty Lake, WA, the company focuses on solving that problem. In 2008, a team of telecommunications and utility leaders, experienced in growing startups and mature companies to success, crafted a vision to change to the way utilities and businesses utilize energy. Demand Energy Networks has patents pending for technologies that will help energy providers and electricity end-users manage their electricity inventory to a degree never before possible. Demand Energy’s revolutionary Joule.System™ incorporates new technologies that will maximize the use of existing generation, help improve transmission reliability, allow electricity users to better control electricity costs, and change the way we think about electricity forever.
Ernst & Young
999 Third Avenue, Suite 3500 | Seattle, WA 98104 | 206.621-1800
Ernst & Young is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction, and advisory services. Worldwide, our 152,000 people are united by our shared values and an unwavering commitment to quality. We make a difference by helping our people, our clients and our wider communities achieve their potential. We also make a difference through: Our global approach; Supporting entrepreneurs and empowering innovation; and Diversity, inclusiveness and our people cultures.
Greater Spokane, Incorporated
801 West Riverside, Suite 100 | Spokane, WA 99201 | 509.624.1393
Greater Spokane Inc. (GSI) is committed to accelerating regional economic prosperity throughout the Spokane region. GSI is funded by more than 1,300 private sector member investors, CTED, US EDA and local cities in Spokane County. GSI has identified Clean Technology as a Target Industry for cluster development.
One Microsoft Way | Redmond WA 98052 | 425.882.8080
Microsoft is a global information technology software and services company with 90,000 employees operating in more than 100 countries. The company’s mission and values are to help people and businesses throughout the world realize their full potential.
Nyhus Communications, LLC
1525 4th Avenue, Suite #400 | Seattle, WA 98101–1607 | 206.323.3733
Nyhus Communications, LLC integrates public relations, public affairs and social media into comprehensive communications and advocacy campaigns for our clients, providing seamless, and thorough brand support.
1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4800 | Seattle WA 98101 | 206.359.8000
Perkins Coie is a leading international law firm offering a full spectrum of legal services. While the firm offers a broad range of services, it focuses intensively on corporate finance, intellectual property, real estate, and labor and employment. With more than 850 lawyers in 19 offices across the United States and Asia, Perkins Coie represents great companies across a wide range of industries and stages of growth—from start-ups to FORTUNE 50 corporations. Perkins Coie is ranked #58 on the American Lawyer 100 list (2012), has been listed on FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” for ten consecutive years (2003 – 2012), and has 163 lawyers named among the “Best Lawyers in America.”
155 108th Ave. NE, Suite 202 | Belleuve WA 98004 | 206.905.1414
Plum Energy is focused on the development of small-scale LNG value chains to facilitate the use of more natural gas in the “off-grid” industrial and transportation markets.
Puget Sound Energy
PO Box 97034 PSE-12 | Bellevue, WA 98009 | 425.452.1234
Puget Sound Energy is the largest combination natural gas and electric utility in the Pacific Northwest. PSE serves a vibrant, growing region that includes more than half of Washington state’s population. PSE boosted its supply of renewable energy and diversified its power-supply portfolio by constructing two wind power facilities. In addition, PSE is doing its part to encourage energy conservation through a number of ongoing efforts which includes a leading energy-services program. Our energy-efficiency savings over the next 20 years are expected to offset the need for building two midsized, 250-megawatt power plants.
Seattle Steam Company
1325 4th Avenue, Suite 1440 | Seattle, WA 98101 | 206.623.6366
Seattle Steam is a privately-owned utility that provides reliable and sustainable heat to approximately 200 buildings in Seattle’s Central Business District and First Hill neighborhoods. Seattle Steam’s mission is to deliver a reliable, cost-effective and efficient source of heat that benefits its customers, the environment and the Seattle Community.
Snohomish County Public Utility District (SnoPUD)
PO Box 1107 | Everett, WA 98206 | 425.783.1825
Snohomish County Public Utility District is the second largest publicly owned utility in the Pacific Northwest and the twelfth largest in the nation in terms of customers served. The District is a municipal corporation of the state of Washington, formed for the purpose of providing water utility service. The District began providing electric service in 1949 and currently serves an area of 5,700 square kilometers, encompassing all of Snohomish County and Camano Island.
Thomas James International
Thomas James International is a holding company for manufacturing companies, specializing in Aerospace, Electronics, Supplier Integration and Complex Assemblies. Thomas James International is the solution to Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business Requirements. The family of companies takes pride in offering world class manufacturing solutions, systems integration, kitting, and point of use delivery.
UniEnergy Technologies, Inc.
4333 Harbour Pointe Boulevard SW, Suite A | Mukilteo, WA 98275 | 425.290.8898
UniEnergy Technologies, Inc. is a privately held and owned high-tech company that began operations in 2012 in Washington State. UET’s vision is to become a world leading developer and provider of electrical energy storage solutions to the increasing renewable market and in a smart, reliable electrical grid that delivers high quality power to customers.
University of Washington Center for Commercialization
Box 355852 | Seattle, WA 98195 | 206.543.2100
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest state-supported institutions of higher education on the West Coast and is one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The UW educates a diverse student body to become responsible global citizens and future leaders through a challenging learning environment informed by cutting-edge scholarship. Also, the University of Washington has launched a new Web site to build its reputation and visibility in energy research, and to serve as a resource to find expertise in a given research area. The site is targeted both at the UW community and at the industry community. See UW energy research at: www.washington.edu/research/energy
Washington State Department of Commerce
906 Columbia Street SW | Olympia, WA 98504-2525 | 360.725.4000
Washington State’s Department of Commerce offers a wide range of customer services for economic development and trade within Washington State. Services include: assistance for importing and exporting products, locating or retaining businesses, supporting partnerships for community development, tourism customer and industry information, film and video production, and economic development professional development.
Washington State University
PO Box 641030 | Pullman, WA 99164-1030 | 509.335.6424
Washington State University, with a home campus located in Pullman, WA, is a nationally renowned research and educational institution with over 24,000 students. WSU offers a broad range and depth of research and study opportunities, from agricultural study through the development of advanced technologies. Currently, WSU is in the process of developing a strong programmatic focus on Clean Technology, including technologies which reduce agricultural reliance on industrial fertilizers and methods to produce biofuels.