Take control of your sprinkler system with Rachio


Rachio was announced the winner of the Glorious Failure competition on day 2 of the Coin Summit in Denver, Colorado in 2013. The prize for this outstanding accomplishment was $50,000 in cash. The Founders stated that they would use the prize money to put their product into production which is […]

Solar Cell Maker Ampulse Announces $8M Series A Round


Ampulse Corporation announced that it has closed an $8M Series A round led by Globespan Capital Partners and El Dorado Ventures. Also participating in the round were existing investors Battelle Ventures an Innovation Valley Partners. Ampulse seeks to combine the conversion efficiencies of crystalline-silicon solar panels with the convenience and cost […]

Luca Technologies Receives Notification of Allowance of Key Patent


Luca Technologies, Inc announced that it was notified by the US Patent and Trade office that one of its key patents has been allowed. Based in Golden, Colorado, Luca is developing technology to harvest natural gas from underground hydrocarbon deposits using microorganisms that process the large hydrocarbons into methane in the […]

Earthprotect.com Launches Enhanced Website


After achieving over 10 million page views in an eight months time, environmental advocacy website Earthprotect.com proved its content relevant to environmentally concerned users. The site’s leadership team then turned its focus towards the visitor experience. The recent relaunch of the site in May aims to provide a more user-friendly experience along […]

June Green Tech Meetup Recap


June’s Green Tech Meetup began with the usual call for announcements which featured several groups looking to hire. The near capacity crowd in the auditorium, as well as anyone watching online via a live streaming feed, watched three groups present this week: Commercialization & Deployment Center: Allison Wise, a strategist from the National […]

The Week Ahead: Feb 1 – Feb 8


The week begins with a DaVinci event discussion the Future of Television and Telephony. Tuesday brings a Red Door Interactive panel discussing the use of social media to accelerate the customer lifecycle in the morning in Denver, while Tuesday evening offers a New Tech Meetup in Boulder. Wednesday and Thursday […]

The Week Ahead: Jan 18 – Jan 25


The week kicks off with two events tonight: a Mobile Monday Colorado Meetup and a DaVinci Institute Event featuring Filtrbox founder Ari Newman. Tuesday brings the Denver Edition of New Tech Meetup. Friday and Saturday offer PodCamp Boulder and next Monday brings the leaders of Rally Software out for an […]

VanDyne SuperTurbo Named Top Innovator Winner


VanDyne SuperTurbo was selected as a winner of the New England Venture Summit Top Innovation award by youngStartup Ventures. This award recognizes privately held companies leading innovation in technology, life science, and clean tech. As part of this award Kevin Stover, the co-founder and VP of Sales and Marketing, presented at […]

BiOptix Named Top Innovator at New England Venture Summit


BiOptix, which has developed a highly sensitive biosensor, has been selected as a winner of the New England Venture Summit Top Innovator award by youngStartup Ventures. The award recognizes privately held companies that are leading innovators in life sciences and clean tech. This award gives BiOptix CEO Rick Whitcomb the […]

CORE Announces Clean Tech Census Results


CORE held an event marking the release of a report detailing the clean tech industry in Colorado. The report, produced by Evenson and Associates, covers many aspects of the nascent yet vibrant clean tech industry in the state. The document was compiled from a database of 831 entities including companies, non-profits, […]