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Xconomy Seattle’s Top Stories of Q1 2014

Xconomy lists Major Foundation Grant to Support Entrepreneurial Researchers at UW as one of Seattle’s top stories of Q1 2014. The article summarizes the Washington Research Foundation’s major grant to the University of Washington to support the Clean Energy Institute and 3 other entrepreneurial research programs in March 2014.

“Providing clean energy to the inhabitants of our planet is a major challenge to future generations. The University of Washington is to be congratulated for establishing an Institute where faculty and students can work together to tackle the difficult global challenge of energy sustainability.”
– Mildred Dresselhaus, Professor of Physics and Electrical Engineering, Emerita and Institute Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
“Energy competition is opening up in a variety of ways, the push for carbon control will continue, and the rate of technology advancement is exponential. All the things I’ve seen at the CEI are just perfect for the way we see things going in energy. You guys are at the cutting edge. We’re counting on you.”
– Ronald Litzinger, President, Edison Energy