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29963

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Investigating Flexible Generation Capabilities at the Geysers

Geysers Power Company, LLC

Project Start Date: 1/5/2015

Project Amount: $3,000,000

29962

Itron Duck Chart

Improving Solar & Load Forecasts: Reducing the Operational Uncertainty Behind the Duck Chart

Itron, Inc., dba IBS

Project Start Date: 1/15/2015

Project Amount: $998,926

29959

Snapshots of temperature contours at various time intervals during energy extraction by the cold heat transfer fluid from UCLA thermofluid stored inside the tubes in a shell-and-tube heat exchanger configuration

Low- Cost Thermal Energy Storage for Dispatchable CSP

University of California, Los Angeles

Project Start Date: 1/15/2015

Project Amount: $1,497,024

29958

Microgrid solar station

Solar Forecast Based Optimization of Distributed Energy Resources in the LA Basin and UC San Diego Microgrid

The Regents of the University of California, San Diego

Project Start Date: 1/15/2015

Project Amount: $999,984

29966

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Improving Short-Term Wind Power Forecasting through Measurements and Modeling of the Tehachapi Wind Resource Area

University of California - Davis

Project Start Date: 1/15/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

29961

Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System

High-Fidelity Solar Power Forecasting Systems for the 392 MW Ivanpah Solar Plant (CSP) and the 250 MW California Valley Solar Ranch (PV)

The Regents of the University of California, San Diego

Project Start Date: 1/15/2015

Project Amount: $999,898

30001

Solar-Reflective "Cool" Walls: Benefits, Technologies, and Implementation

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 3/30/2015

Project Amount: $2,500,000

30006

Comparing Attic Approaches for Zero Net Energy Homes

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 3/30/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30002

Lamp testing lab

From the Laboratory to the California Marketplace: A New Generation of LED Lighting Solutions

Regents of the University of California, Davis - California Lighting Technology Center

Project Start Date: 4/1/2015

Project Amount: $2,995,187

30003

Lighting experiment - LBNL Flexlab

Developing Flexible, Networked Lighting Control Systems That Reliably Save Energy

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 4/1/2015

Project Amount: $1,875,000

30031

Energy storage and distribution system

Validated and Transparent Energy Storage Valuation and Optimization Tool

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Project Start Date: 4/11/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30067

Forest Biomass Facility

Modular Biomass Power Systems to Facilitate Forest Fuel Reduction Treatment

West Biofuels, LLC

Project Start Date: 4/13/2015

Project Amount: $2,000,000

30016

DC Power System Graphic

Direct Current as an Integrating and Enabling Platform

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 4/15/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30069

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Paths to Sustainable Distributed Generation Through 2050: Matching Local Waste Biomass Resources with Grid, Industrial, and Community Levels

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 4/15/2015

Project Amount: $1,500,000

30063

Photograph of the Hyperlight Energy distributed concentrating solar power system

Dairy Waste-to-Bioenergy via the Integration of Concentrating Solar Power and a High Temperature Conversion Process

Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas)

Project Start Date: 4/15/2015

Project Amount: $1,494,736

30064

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Low Cost Biogas Power Generation with Increased Efficiency and Lower Emissions

InnoSepra, LLC

Project Start Date: 5/1/2015

Project Amount: $1,318,940

30032

Eos Grid-Scale Energy System

Utility Demonstration of Znyth Battery Technology to Characterize Performance and Grid Benefits

Eos Energy Storage, LLC

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $2,156,704

30045

Energy maintenance worker educating family on best HVAC practices

Examining the Heterogeneity of Energy Efficiency Adoption and Savings Across Socio-Economic and Ethnic Groups Using a Large Scale Quasi-Experiment

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $360,632

30033

Hybrid Compressed Air Energy Storage System

High Temperature Hybrid Compressed Air Energy Storage (HTH-CAES)

Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $1,621,628

30044

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Capturing Cultural Diversity in California Residential Energy Efficiency Potential: An Energy Ethnography of Hispanic Households

Inova Energy Group, LLC

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $224,593

30056

Hispanic family in front of a solar home community

Home Energy Efficiency Retrofits in California: An Analysis of Sociocultural Factors Influencing Customer Adoption

Center for Sustainable Energy

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $599,924

30055

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Fieldwork to Document Technology Adoption and Behavior Change Across Diverse Geographies and Populations to Inform Energy Efficiency Program Design

Indicia Consulting

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $574,545

30057

Multifamily unit

Cultural Factors in the Energy Use Patterns of Multifamily Tenants

TRC Engineers, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $379,019

30084

Fremont Fire Station 11

City of Fremont Fire Stations Microgrid Project

Gridscape Solutions

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $1,817,925

30078

Microgrid at Las Positas Community College

Las Positas Community College Microgrid

Chabot-Las Positas Community College District

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $1,522,591

30080

Laguna Subregional Wastewater Treatment Plant Microgrid

Trane U.S., Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $4,999,804

30108

Aerosol Impacts on the Hydrology and Hydropower Generation in California

Regents of the University of California, Riverside Campus

Project Start Date: 5/13/2015

Project Amount: $399,818

30111

Comanche Station Power Plant

Evaluation of Cost, Performance and Water Conserving Capability of Hybrid Cooling

Maulbetsch Consulting

Project Start Date: 5/13/2015

Project Amount: $581,580

30124

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Develop Analytical Tools and Technologies to Plan for and Minimize the Impacts of Climate Change on the Electricity System

Energy and Environmental Economics, Inc (E3)

Project Start Date: 5/13/2015

Project Amount: $700,000

30046

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The Lakeview Farms Dairy Biogas - To - Electricity Project

ABEC #3 LLC, dba Lakeview Farms Dairy Biogas

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $4,000,000

30047

Drone flight photo on 1-30-2017, showing both digester cells double lined and ready for cover trench work.  View looking North towards dairy.

The West Star North Dairy Biogas-to -Electricity Project

ABEC #2 LLC, dba West Star North Dairy Biogas

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $4,000,000

30054

Foothills of the Sierra Mountains which will be the project location.

North Fork Community Power Forest Bioenergy Facility Demonstration

The Watershed Research and Training Center

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $4,965,420

30066

Interra Reciprocating Reactor for Low-Cost & Carbon Negative Bioenergy

Interra Energy, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $2,000,000

30070

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Demonstration of integrated photovoltaic systems and smart inverter functionality utilizing advanced distribution sensors

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30068

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Smart Inverter Interoperability Standards and Open Testing Framework to Support High-Penetration Distributed Photovoltaics and Storage

SunSpec Alliance

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $2,000,000

30060

Self-tracking solar photovoltaic panel

Self-Tracking Concentrator Photovoltaics for Distributed Generation

Glint Photonics, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $999,940

30051

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Enabling Anaerobic Digestion Deployment for Municipal Solid Waste-to-Energy

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $4,300,000

30061

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Advanced Recycling to 1-MW Municipal Solid Waste of Electricity Generation

Taylor Energy

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $1,499,481

30053

Kennedy Jenks Wastewater Treatment Plant

Lowering Food-Waste Co-digestion Costs through an Innovative Combination of a Pre-Sorting Technique and a Strategy for Cake Solids Reduction

Kennedy/Jenks Consultants

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $1,496,902

30062

Mobile Biomass Gasifier

Cleaner Air, Cleaner Energy: Converting Forest Fire Management Waste to On Demand Renewable Energy

All Power Labs, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $1,990,071

30065

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Mass-manufactured, Air Driven Trackers for Low Cost, High Performance Photovoltaic Systems

Sunfolding Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/1/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30052

Power Oxidizer which converts low-quality fuel into electricity

Pollution Control and Power Generation for Low Quality Renewable Fuel Streams

University of California, Irvine

Project Start Date: 6/1/2015

Project Amount: $1,499,386

30048

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Installation of a Lean Burn Biogas Engine with Emissions Control to Comply with Rule 1110.2 at a Wastewater Treatment Plant in South Coast Air Quality Management District

Biogas & Electric, LLC

Project Start Date: 6/1/2015

Project Amount: $2,249,322

30049

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Community Scale Digester with Advanced Interconnection to the Electrical Grid

Organic Energy Solutions

Project Start Date: 6/1/2015

Project Amount: $5,000,000

30082

Plug-in Vehicle Demand Management

Smart Charging of Plug-in Vehicles with Driver Engagement for Demand Management and Participation in Electricity Markets

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 6/4/2015

Project Amount: $1,993,355

30096

Direct-to-chip liquid cooling for data racks

Demonstration of Low-Cost Liquid Cooling Technology for Data Centers

Asetek USA, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/13/2015

Project Amount: $3,552,678

30099

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Unlocking Industrial Energy Efficiency Through Optimized Energy Management Systems

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 6/15/2015

Project Amount: $4,981,729

30100

Utility pole, smart meter and water pump in a field demonstrating PowWow's technology to save energy and optimize irrigation while maintaining or improving crop yields.

Irrigation Optimization and Well Pump Monitoring to Reduce Energy and Water Consumption

PowWow Energy, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/15/2015

Project Amount: $2,292,829

30128

Kaiser Medical Center in Richmond

Renewable Microgrid for a Medical Center

Charge Bliss, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/17/2015

Project Amount: $4,776,171

30079

Borrego Springs - A Renewable-Based Community Microgrid

San Diego Gas & Electric Company

Project Start Date: 6/22/2015

Project Amount: $4,724,802

30007

Cost- and Energy-Efficient Attic Designs for California Homes

BIRA Energy

Project Start Date: 6/29/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30109

Installed Equipment for Snowpack Maesurements

Improving Hydrological Snowpack Forecasting for Hydropower Generation Using Intelligent Information Systems

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 6/29/2015

Project Amount: $1,100,000

30106

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Monitoring the Urban Heat Island Effect and the Efficiency of Future Countermeasures

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 6/29/2015

Project Amount: $500,000

30141

College of San Mateo will demonstrate an advanced energy management system.

College of San Mateo Internet of Energy

Prospect Silicon Valley

Project Start Date: 6/29/2015

Project Amount: $2,999,601

29999

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Optimizing Radiant Systems for Energy Efficiency and Comfort

The Regents of the University of California on behalf of the Berkeley campus

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $2,939,964

30005

Ductwork setup in WCEC Testing Chamber

Development and Testing of the Next Generation Residential Space Conditioning System for California

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $2,993,005

30075

A Renewable Based Direct Current Building Scale Microgrid

Robert Bosch LLC

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $2,817,566

30083

Demonstration of Electric Vehicle Smart Charging and Storage Supporting Grid Operational Needs

Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $1,989,432

30110

Golden Eagle

Learning from Real-World Experience to Understand Renewable Energy Impacts to Wildlife

U.S. Geological Survey (Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center - FRESC)

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30097

Porifera team

Advance Wastewater Treatment Using Forward Osmosis to Produce High Quality Water

Porifera, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $3,230,420

30092

Porifera Forward Osmosis Concentrator

Demonstration of Forward Osmosis to Produce Juice Concentrate, Purify and Reuse Wastewater and Reduce Energy Use

Porifera, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $2,499,289

30113

High-Performance Integrated Window and Facade Solutions for California Buildings

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $3,000,000

30095

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Wexus Energy and Water Management Mobile Software for the Agricultural Industry

Wexus Technologies, Incorporated

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $4,000,000

30112

Rotor-Mounted Bat Impact Deterrence System Design and Testing

Frontier Wind

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $862,875

30105

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Building a Healthier and More Robust Future: 2050 Low Carbon Energy Scenarios for California

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $700,000

30123

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Building a Climate Change Resilient Electricity System for Meeting California's Energy and Environmental Goals

The Regents of the University of California, Irvine

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $698,792

30094

Conventional and Modified Wastewater Treatment Flow Diagrams

Raw Wastewater Filtration to Increase Organic Removal Efficiency and Achieve Significant Electrical Savings

Kennedy/Jenks Consultants

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $3,476,085

30142

Enable Standardized Vehicle-Grid Integration through Development of Universal Standard

Center for Sustainable Energy

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $1,499,999

30143

Next-Generation Grid Communication for Residential PEVs

ChargePoint, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $1,500,000

30059

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Assessing the Ability of Smart Inverters and Smart Consumer Devices to Enable more Residential Solar Energy

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $1,705,478

30149

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ABEC #4 Renewable Combined Heat and Power Project

ABEC #4 LLC CE&S Dairy Biogas

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $3,000,000

30140

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Demonstration of Community Scale Low Cost Highly Efficient PV and Energy Management System

UC Davis

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $1,238,491

30098

Wastewater treatment facility

Energy Efficiency in California's Water Sector Using Customized Energy Management and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition Systems

University of California, Riverside

Project Start Date: 7/1/2015

Project Amount: $3,017,034

30077

Community Microgrid at Blue Lake Rancheria

Demonstrating a Community Microgrid at the Blue Lake Rancheria

Humboldt State University Sponsored Programs Foundation

Project Start Date: 7/6/2015

Project Amount: $5,000,000

30146

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Advancing Biomass Combined Heat and Power Technology to Support Rural California, the Environment, and the Electrical Grid

Sierra Institute for Community and Environment

Project Start Date: 7/10/2015

Project Amount: $2,603,228

30144

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Distribution System Aware Vehicle to Grid Services for Improved Grid Stability and Reliability

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Project Start Date: 8/1/2015

Project Amount: $1,499,977

30114

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Climate appropriate HVAC Systems for Commercial Buildings to Reduce Energy Use and Demand

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Project Start Date: 8/3/2015

Project Amount: $2,834,721

30008

Ultrasonic Room Anemometer with Carrier Board

Very Low-cost MEMS-based Ultrasonic Anemometer for Use Indoors and in HVAC Ducts

The Regents of the University of California on behalf of the Berkeley campus

Project Start Date: 8/25/2015

Project Amount: $2,488,964

30148

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Demonstration of Community Scale Generation System at the Chemehuevi Community Center

The Regents of the University of California - Riverside

Project Start Date: 10/29/2015

Project Amount: $2,588,906

30772

Modeling the Impact of Wildfires on California's Transmission and Distribution Grid

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 11/1/2015

Project Amount: $500,000

30770

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Visualizing Climate-Related Risks to the Electricity System using Cal-Adapt

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 11/16/2015

Project Amount: $400,000

30794

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Workforce Instruction for Standards and Efficiency (WISE)

California Homebuilding Foundation (CHF)

Project Start Date: 11/30/2015

Project Amount: $4,431,918

30771

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Climate Change in Los Angeles County: Grid Vulnerability to Extreme Heat

The Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles

Project Start Date: 12/1/2015

Project Amount: $500,000

30773

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Potential Impacts and Adaptation Options for the Electricity System from Sea Level Rise in the San Diego Area.

ICF Incorporated, L.L.C.

Project Start Date: 12/4/2015

Project Amount: $499,929

30793

Communication Equipment Training Center

Increasing Workforce Development Opportunities in Disadvantaged Communities through Automated Demand Response Communication Equipment Training

Center for Sustainable Energy

Project Start Date: 12/8/2015

Project Amount: $4,476,189

30820

Cost-effective, Multi-Hour Flywheel Energy Storage System

A Transformative Flywheel R&D Project

Amber Kinetics, Inc.

Project Start Date: 1/27/2016

Project Amount: $2,000,000

30811

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Improving Membrane Treatment Energy Efficiency through Monitoring the Removal of Colloidal Particle Foulants

Kennedy/Jenks Consultants

Project Start Date: 1/30/2016

Project Amount: $1,167,034

30804

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Open Source Platform For Plug-in Electric Vehicle Smart Charging in California

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 2/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,500,000

30808

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Grid Communication Interface for Smart Electric Vehicle Services Research and Development

Andromeda Power, LLC

Project Start Date: 2/1/2016

Project Amount: $681,693

30810

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Intelligent HVAC Controls for Low Income Households: A Low Cost Non-connected Device that Understands Consumer Preferences and Performs Adaptive Optimization

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Project Start Date: 3/1/2016

Project Amount: $2,705,759

30734

Pilot Testing of Eos' Znyth Battery Technology in Distributed Energy Storage Systems

Eos Energy Storage, LLC

Project Start Date: 3/22/2016

Project Amount: $1,894,866

30932

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Optimizing Hydropower Operations While Sustaining Stream Temperatures and Ecosystem Functions

The Regents of the University of California, Merced

Project Start Date: 4/1/2016

Project Amount: $650,000

30926

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Improving Hydrologic and Energy Demand Forecasts for Hydropower Operations with Climate Change

The Regents of the University of California, Irvine

Project Start Date: 4/1/2016

Project Amount: $720,000

30925

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Optimizing Use of Non-traditional Waters, Drought Proofing the Electricity System and Improving Snowpack Prediction

The Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles

Project Start Date: 4/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,130,000

30960

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Power Management User Interface

The Regents of the University of California, Irvine

Project Start Date: 4/1/2016

Project Amount: $785,124

30955

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Efficient and ZNE-Ready Plug Loads

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 4/11/2016

Project Amount: $1,600,000

30956

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Plug Load Reduction App:RYPL

Home Energy Analytics, Inc.

Project Start Date: 4/11/2016

Project Amount: $884,100

30951

CalSEED supports early stage cleantech innovations. Visit CalSEED.fund to learn more!

California Sustainable Energy Entrepreneurial Development (SEED) Technical Consulting (Task 1, 2, 3, 5 and 7)

California Clean Energy Fund dba CalCEF Ventures

Project Start Date: 4/20/2016

Project Amount: $30,000,000

30953

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Mobile Efficiency for Plug Load Devices

AGGIOS, Inc

Project Start Date: 5/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,996,999

30959

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Unlocking Plug Load Energy Savings through Energy Reporting

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 5/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,630,699

30928

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MarketZero: Taking an existing grocery store to scalable near-ZNE

Prospect Silicon Valley

Project Start Date: 5/1/2016

Project Amount: $2,999,591

30923

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Zero Energy Residential Optimization - Community Achievement (ZERO-CA)

California Homebuilding Foundation (CHF)

Project Start Date: 5/1/2016

Project Amount: $4,819,805

31051

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Zero Net Energy Farms

Biodico, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,175,919

30961

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Flexible Control Strategies for Plug Loads with Context-Aware Smart Power Outlets to Mitigate Electricity Waste and Support Demand Response

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Project Start Date: 5/2/2016

Project Amount: $1,050,022

30970

Bay Area Regional Energy Innovation Cluster

Activation Energy, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/12/2016

Project Amount: $4,980,000

30982

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Real World Electrification Options of Energy Services and Environmental Justice (EJ) Considerations

Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/13/2016

Project Amount: $799,444

30984

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Probabilistic Seasonal and Decadal Forecasts for the Electricity System Using Linear Inverse Modeling

Eagle Rock Analytics

Project Start Date: 5/13/2016

Project Amount: $400,000

30979

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Smart Ventilation for Advanced California Homes

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 5/13/2016

Project Amount: $1,500,000

30957

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Electric Plug Load Savings Potential of Commercial Foodservice Equipment

Fisher-Nickel, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/16/2016

Project Amount: $937,469

30968

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Central Valley Energy Innovation Cluster: BlueTechValley Energy Cluster

California State University, Fresno Foundation

Project Start Date: 5/16/2016

Project Amount: $5,000,000

31013

IEEE 2030.5 Communication Client Plan in California - Electric Power Research Institute

Certified Open-Source Software to Support the Interconnection Compliance of Distributed Energy Resources

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Project Start Date: 5/18/2016

Project Amount: $816,539

31033

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Transactive Incentive Signals to Manage Electricity Consumption for Demand Response

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Project Start Date: 5/18/2016

Project Amount: $498,054

30998

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Powernet - A Cloud Based Method for Managing Distribution Resources

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

Project Start Date: 5/18/2016

Project Amount: $2,210,720

31042

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Meeting Customer and Supply-side Market Needs with Electrical and Thermal Storage, Solar, Energy Efficiency and Integrated Load Management Systems

Center for Sustainable Energy

Project Start Date: 5/18/2016

Project Amount: $3,960,805

31041

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Customer-centric Demand Management using Load Aggregation and Data Analytics

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Project Start Date: 5/18/2016

Project Amount: $3,998,587

31036

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Empowering Proactive Consumers to Participate in Demand Response Programs

Ohmconnect, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/18/2016

Project Amount: $3,995,028

31006

Mock-up of a semantically integrated dashboard for the operational management of smart grid distribution substations. The dashboard visualizes the current grid state, displays warnings for detected problems, and automatically suggests potential solutions.

Developing a Distribution Substation Management System

Siemens Corporation, Corporate Technology

Project Start Date: 5/24/2016

Project Amount: $500,000

31011

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UniGen Smart System for Renewable Integration

Onset, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/24/2016

Project Amount: $638,993

31008

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Residential Intelligent Energy Management Solution: Advanced Intelligence to Enable Integration of Distributed Energy Resources

Alternative Energy Systems Consulting, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/30/2016

Project Amount: $3,996,560

30978

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Risk Modeling and Cognitive Science Characterization of Barriers to Climate Change Adaptation in California Electricity Sector

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 5/30/2016

Project Amount: $350,000

31022

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Berkeley Energy Assurance Transformation (BEAT) Project

Office of Energy and Sustainable Development, City of Berkeley

Project Start Date: 5/31/2016

Project Amount: $1,499,214

30990

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Research Roadmap for Getting to Zero Net Energy Buildings

Itron, Inc., dba IBS

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $999,884

30809

Installation of helical ground loop at University of California, Davis campus

Low Cost, Large Diameter, Shallow Ground Loops for Ground-Coupled Heat Pumps

Regents of the University of California (University of California, Davis)

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,212,186

30954

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Gaming System Energy Efficiency without Performance Compromises

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,386,530

30986

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Distributed Generation Environmental Planner

Black & Veatch Corporation

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $199,976

30975

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Ventilation Solutions for Energy Efficient California Schools: Improving Indoor Air Quality through Advanced, High Performance HVAC

Regents of the University of California, Davis

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,500,000

30983

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Emerging Energy Public Health Research Roadmap

Public Health Institute

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $151,000

30977

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Clarifying and Quantifying Current and Near-Term Groundwater Pumping Energy Use and Costs in California to Improve Energy and Water Systems Reliability

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $625,000

30976

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Assessing California's Mitigation Guidelines for Burrowing Owls Impacted by Renewable Energy

Zoological Society of San Diego d/b/a San Diego Zoo Global

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $598,671

30980

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Development of a Genoscape Framework for Assessing Population-Level Impacts of Renewable Energy Development on Migratory Bird Species in California

Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $599,236

31026

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Electricity Pumped Storage Systems Using Underground Reservoirs: A Feasibility Study for the Antelope Valley Water Storage System

Antelope Valley Water Storage, LLC

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $197,300

31014

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The Value Proposition for Cost-Effective, DR-Enabling, Nonresidential Lighting System Retrofits in California Buildings

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $500,000

31050

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ZipPower San Leandro

ZipPower, LLC

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,495,338

31021

Communities with advanced energy technologies can incorporate a variety of strategies to achieve reliability and low costs while lowering GHG emissions.

The Charge Bliss Advanced Renewable Energy Community for a Disadvantaged Southern California Community

Charge Bliss, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,500,000

30985

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Optimizing Solar Facility Configuration Effects on Habitat, Managed Plants, and Essential Species Interactions

Regents of the University of California, Davis

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $597,865

31031

Robust, Low-Cost, Real-Time, NOx Sensor for Optimization of Dispatchable Distributed Generation Systems

The Regents of the University of California, Irvine Advanced Power and Energy Program

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $200,000

31037

The Local Government Commission is developing a platform to help cities easily combine state incentives and financing strategies to inform planning decisions.

Integrated Community Resource Marketplace

Local Government Commission

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,500,000

31024

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Intra-urban Enhancements to Probabilistic Climate Forecasting for the Electric System

Altostratus, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $193,326

31053

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Interdependencies of Electric Grid and Critical Lifelines: Identifying Climate Exposure and Adaptation Strategies

Thalassa Research & Consulting, LLC

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $128,188

31015

Low-temperature microplasma

Low-Temperature Microplasma-Assisted Hydrogen Production from Biogas for Electricity Generation

The Regents of the University of California, Merced

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $200,000

30973

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Connecting Emerging Energy Technologies and Strategies to Market Needs and Opportunities

Navigant Consulting, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/13/2016

Project Amount: $6,937,889

31032

Enablng the green light for an Advanced Energy Community in Claremont.

Using Data-Driven Approaches to Design Advanced Energy Communities for Existing Buildings

Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles

Project Start Date: 6/13/2016

Project Amount: $1,497,996

31020

Richmond Advanced Energy Community Project

Zero Net Energy (ZNE) Alliance

Project Start Date: 6/13/2016

Project Amount: $1,480,111

31001

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Advanced Renewable Energy Storage and Recycled Water Project

Victor Valley Wastewater Reclamation Authority (VVWRA)

Project Start Date: 6/13/2016

Project Amount: $1,734,059

31019

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Historical Insights for Electricity Transition Scenarios in California and Flexible Energy Demand Modeling for Residential Air Conditioning with Improved Behavioral Specificity

Ghoulem Research

Project Start Date: 6/13/2016

Project Amount: $400,000

31065

City of San Francisco

California Commercial End-Use Survey

ADM Associates, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/15/2016

Project Amount: $7,990,063

31052

The Oak View Community in the City of Huntington Beach

Huntington Beach Advanced Energy Community Blueprint

The Regents of the University of California, Irvine Advanced Power and Energy Program

Project Start Date: 6/15/2016

Project Amount: $1,500,000

30931

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Demonstration of Affordable, Comfortable, Grid Integrated Zero Net Energy Communities

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Project Start Date: 6/15/2016

Project Amount: $4,942,809

30992

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Research Roadmap for Advancing Technologies in California's Industrial, Agricultural, and Water Sectors

Energetics Incorporated

Project Start Date: 6/20/2016

Project Amount: $647,728

30991

Southern California Edison's MacArthur Substation & distribution feeders to UC Irvine's Micogrid

Substation Automation and Optimization of Distribution Circuit Operations

Advanced Power and Energy Program (APEP) - University of California, Irvine

Project Start Date: 6/22/2016

Project Amount: $932,718

31012

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Expanding Standards and Developing Tools to Enable DNP3 Support of Energy Storage Use Cases

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Project Start Date: 6/22/2016

Project Amount: $873,516

31009

integrated Distributed Energy Resources Management System (iDERMS)

Integrated Distributed Energy Resources Management System (iDERMS)

The Regents of the University of California (UC Riverside)

Project Start Date: 6/22/2016

Project Amount: $1,119,437

30981

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Carbon Balance with Renewable Energy: Effects of Solar Installations on Desert Soil Carbon Cycle

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 6/24/2016

Project Amount: $499,181

31018

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Peninsula Advanced Energy Community (PAEC)

Natural Capitalism Solutions, dba Clean Coalition

Project Start Date: 6/27/2016

Project Amount: $1,318,997

31029

The Oakland EcoBlock - A Zero Net Energy, Low Water Use Retrofit Neighborhood Demonstration Project

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 6/27/2016

Project Amount: $1,500,000

31004

Vibratory Shear Enhanced Process (VSEP) Installation

Winery Water and Energy Savings

Regents of the University of California, Davis

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $1,989,201

30924

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Customer-Centric Approach to Scaling IDSM Retrofits

Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $3,894,721

31034

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Complete and Low Cost Retail Automated Transactive Energy System (RATES)

Universal Devices, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $3,187,370

31035

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Customer-controlled, Price-mediated, Automated Demand Response for Commercial Buildings

The Regents of the University of California (CIEE)

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $4,000,000

30927

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Innovative Net Zero: ZNE Demonstration in Existing Low-Income Mixed-Use Housing

Prospect Silicon Valley

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $2,995,653

31025

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Understanding and Mitigating Barriers to Wind Energy Expansion in California

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $200,000

31010

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New Chemical Compounds for Cost-Effective Carbon Capture

The Regents of the University of California, Davis Campus

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $200,000

31007

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Identifying Effective Demand Response Program Designs to Increase Residential Customer Participation

Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $2,007,875

30999

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Total Charge Management: Advanced Charge Management for Renewable Integration

BMW of North America, LLC

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $3,999,900

30919

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San Diego Libraries Zero Net Energy and Integrated Demand Side Management Demonstration Project

Center for Sustainable Energy

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $2,715,516

31038

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Cooling Tower Water Treatment using Vortex Process Technology for Energy and Water Savings

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $1,999,995

31000

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Biofiltration as an Advanced Primary Treatment Method to Achieve Substantial Energy Savings

Kennedy/Jenks Consultants

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $1,306,185

31003

Detail of a sap flow sensor installed on a vine.

Energy Efficiency and Water Savings in Agriculture by Innovative Plant-Aware Irrigation System

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $1,097,990

31002

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Low Energy Biofiltration System with Low Backwash Rate for Groundwater Contaminant Removal

Tomorrow Water dba BKT United

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $1,722,072

31104

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Demonstrating Innovative Leakage Reduction Strategies: Correlating Continuous Acoustic Monitoring, Satellite Imagery and Flow Sensitive Pressure Reducing Valve System

American Water Works Company, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $1,517,780

31078

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Achieving Zero Net Energy in Multi-family Buildings

Build It Green

Project Start Date: 7/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,955,811

31017

Solar fields in the City of Lancaster

Lancaster Advanced Energy Community (AEC) Project

Zero Net Energy (ZNE) Alliance

Project Start Date: 7/13/2016

Project Amount: $1,469,779

31005

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Accelerating Drought Resilience Through Innovative Technologies

Water Energy Innovations, Inc.

Project Start Date: 7/13/2016

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30967

San Diego Regional Energy Innovation Cluster

Cleantech San Diego Association

Project Start Date: 7/15/2016

Project Amount: $5,000,000

31096

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Pilot-Scale Evaluation of an Integrated Building Control Retrofit Package

Regents of the University of California, Davis - California Lighting Technology Center

Project Start Date: 7/18/2016

Project Amount: $1,999,089

31023

Proposed location of the advanced energy community in the Encanto Community in Southeastern San Diego.

Developing an Advanced Energy Master Plan for the Encanto Neighborhood in San Diego

Groundwork San Diego-Chollas Creek

Project Start Date: 7/26/2016

Project Amount: $1,500,000

31108

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Low Energy, Zero Liquid Discharge Adsorption Technology to Remove Contaminants and Recover Source Water

ES Engineering Services, LLC

Project Start Date: 7/28/2016

Project Amount: $986,262

31147

California Investor-Owned Utility Electricity Load Shapes

ADM Associates, Inc.

Project Start Date: 7/29/2016

Project Amount: $1,147,406

31098

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Measure Results from Affordable Zero Net Energy Homes

Institute of Gas Technology dba Gas Technology Institute (GTI)

Project Start Date: 7/30/2016

Project Amount: $1,000,000

31077

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Integrated Whole-Building Zero Net Energy Retrofits for Small Commercial Offices

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 7/30/2016

Project Amount: $2,000,000

31080

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Optimization of Energy Efficiency to Achieve Zero-Net Energy in Multifamily and Commercial Buildings

Regents of the University of California, Davis

Project Start Date: 8/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,000,000

31099

Los Angeles Regional Energy Innovation Cluster

Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator

Project Start Date: 8/17/2016

Project Amount: $4,999,247

31106

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Testing a Low-Energy Water Treatment System for Fail-Safe Direct Potable Reuse

Porifera, Inc.

Project Start Date: 8/31/2016

Project Amount: $999,795

31079

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Pathways to More Cost-Effective ZNE Homes

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 9/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,000,000

31107

Amphiphilic Membrance Water Treatment Processing

Novel Membrane Technology to Improve Energy Efficiency and Water Savings in Wastewater Treatment Operations

Kennedy/Jenks Consultants

Project Start Date: 9/1/2016

Project Amount: $882,430

31110

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A New Solution to California's Energy and Water Challenges: Reducing the Cost of Desalination and Increasing Water Reuse

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 9/1/2016

Project Amount: $999,040

30989

Auto controlled, learning ceiling fans and Thermostats to provide energy efficient comfort

Integrating Smart Ceiling Fans and Communicating Thermostats to Provide Energy-Efficient Comfort

The Regents of the University of California on behalf of the Berkeley campus

Project Start Date: 9/8/2016

Project Amount: $1,888,683

31109

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Power and Water Saving Advanced Hybrid Air/Wet Cooling System

Altex Technologies Corporation

Project Start Date: 9/12/2016

Project Amount: $999,994

31105

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Improving Water and Energy Efficiency in California's Dairy Industry

Regents of the University of California (University of California, Davis)

Project Start Date: 10/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,000,000

31179

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Commercializing a Disruptively Low Cost Solar Collector

Hyperlight Energy

Project Start Date: 10/14/2016

Project Amount: $750,000

31165

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Biological Double-Efficiency Process as an Advanced Wastewater Treatment Method to Achieve Substantial Energy and Water Savings

BDP Technologies

Project Start Date: 11/21/2016

Project Amount: $1,565,400

31219

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Recovery of Lithium from Geothermal Brines

SRI International

Project Start Date: 1/16/2017

Project Amount: $873,387

31217

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High-Resolution Imaging of Geothermal Flow Paths Using a Cost Effective Dense Seismic Network

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 2/13/2017

Project Amount: $1,672,639

31218

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Comprehensive Physical-Chemical Modeling to Reduce Risks and Costs of Flexible Geothermal Energy Production

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 2/13/2017

Project Amount: $999,032

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