DOE helps small energy-technology firms through the 'valley of death.'

Kramer, David
November 2010
Physics Today;Nov2010, Vol. 63 Issue 11, p24
Academic Journal
The article reports on the announcement of the Department of Energy (DOE) regarding its award of grants to help 33 companies in the development of their proven clean-energy technologies. It says that the phase-one Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grants will go to the technology feasibility studies. Moreover, the company will be entitled to apply for the phase-two grant once the feasibility study has been completed for the improvement of its technology through prototype stage.


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