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

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November 30, 2023

Celebrating the Second Anniversary of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law

Through the TCF program, OTT has made over $110 million available to speed the commercialization of clean energy technology, and find innovative ways supercharge the impact of DOE’s BIL funding.

November 28, 2023

Energy I-Corps Cohort 17 Graduates to Join the 200+ Program Alumni Teams

Congratulations to the 17th Energy I-Corps cohort, which has now graduated 215 teams! To celebrate the successful completion of the program, Cohort 17 teams convened in Washington, D.C. and shared their work with key stakeholders.

November 27, 2023

Arrowhead Center at New Mexico State University

In October 2020, New Mexico State University’s Arrowhead Center was awarded $50,000 through the Office of Technology Transitions’ Energy Program for Innovation Clusters (EPIC) program to launch the New Mexico Clean Energy Resilience and Growth cluster.

November 21, 2023

OTT Welcomes Four Science, Technology, and Policy Fellows

The Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Technology Transitions (OTT), in partnership with the Oak Ridge Institute of Science and Education (ORISE), welcomes four fellows as a part of the inaugural Science, Technology, and Policy (STP) Fellowship Program.

November 2, 2023

Heartland Climate Tech Partnership Builds Midwest Climate Ecosystem

Evergreen Climate Innovations has been supporting climate innovation through catalytic capital for early-stage startups in the Midwest for over a decade. In 2021, they were awarded nearly $1 million through the Office of Technology Transitions.

October 25, 2023

Launch Alaska Expands Deployment of Technology Into Alaska Transportation Sector

Launch Alaska is a nonprofit accelerator that was awarded over $800,000 through the Office of Technology Transitions’ (OTT) Energy Program for Innovation Clusters (EPIC) program.

September 28, 2023

Faculty at U.S. Colleges and Universities Invited to Compete in EnergyTech University Prize

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Technology Transitions’ (OTT) American-Made EnergyTech University Prize (EnergyTech UP) is adding a new Faculty Track to allow collegiate faculty members to compete!

September 27, 2023

Registration is Open for the EnergyTech University Prize 2024

Team registration is now open for students and faculty interested in competing in the EnergyTech University Prize 2024!

September 21, 2023

Energy I-Corps Cohort 17 Welcomes Dozens of New Scientists

Twice a year, researchers from across the country leave their respective labs and convene in Golden, Colorado, and Washington, D.C. for Energy I-Corps. This immersive, two-month training program is a key initiative of OTT.

September 5, 2023

WindSim Power Commercializes GLASS Dynamic Line Rating Technology

Jake Gentle and the team at Idaho National Laboratory (INL) developed a software technology called General Line Ampacity State Solver (GLASS) over the last decade to enable greater utilization across existing power transmission infrastructure.