Learn about the Office of Technology Transitions' commercialization programs, people, and key initiatives in regularly published blogs. 

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March 7, 2023

EnergyTech University Prize Explore Events Complete; All Regional & Bonus Prize Winners Announced

After successful regional Explore Events in February, 15 Regional Winners and 8 Bonus Prize Winners have been selected.

February 28, 2023

Our Journey So Far: Enabling the Clean Energy Transition through Commercialization

January marked two years since Dr. Vanessa Chan was appointed DOE's Chief Commercialization Officer and OTT Director. Read as she highlights OTT's major accomplishments as we accelerate DOE clean energy tech transfer and commercialization.

February 9, 2023

Agency-Related Foundation Will Propel DOE to New Heights

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) released a Request for Information today seeking public and stakeholder input on the launch of the DOE’s first ever agency-related foundation, the Foundation for Energy Security and Innovation (FESI).

February 6, 2023

Vanessa Peña Joins OTT Policy Team

Vanessa Peña has been a dedicated environmental advocate for the better part of two decades and we are thrilled to welcome her to OTT as the Policy Lead and Senior Policy Analyst.

February 2, 2023

Help Shape the Future of Energy: Become an OTT Reviewer

OTT is seeking diverse subject matter experts to review applications for multiple upcoming funding programs, including DOE national laboratory calls, prizes, and opportunities related to the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.

January 17, 2023

OTT Releases 2022 Energy I-Corps Annual Report

Energy I-Corps provides meaningful real-world opportunities for the application of commercialization and entrepreneurial skills to DOE technologies. In 2022, OTT ushered two cohorts with 26 teams from ten National Labs through the program.

November 23, 2022

Students, Mark Your Calendars - Dec. 6 Webinars

On Dec. 6, 2022, OTT will host two webinars for undergraduate college students: info sessions for the Technology Commercialization Internship at 2 p.m. ET and EnergyTech University Prize at 3 p.m. ET.

October 19, 2022

OTT Team Continues to Grow

We are excited to welcome five new team members as we continue expanding our efforts to bring innovative, clean technologies to market.

September 26, 2022

Energy I-Corps Cohort 15 Welcomes Dozens of New Scientists

The Energy I-Corps program brings together researchers with industry mentors to help discover real-world opportunities for technology as well as impart commercialization and entrepreneurial skills to the teams from the national labs.

August 23, 2022

Tanisha Parker Joins OTT Leadership Team

As our office continues to grow and expand efforts to bring innovative, clean technologies to market, we need top talent to help us execute both long-term and immediate goals.