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News Archive February 2009

2/3/09 - Gazette Virginian - $8M Tobacco Grant

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2/3/09 - Energy technology a new cash crop for Va.?

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2/3/09 - LinkedIn Groups Created for the VTMSCCT

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2/3/09 - Gazette Virginian $100 Million Assigned to Technology Committee

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2/12/09 - Virginia House Rules Committee Passes University Clean Energy...

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A brief summary of the bill.

Virginia Universities Clean Energy Development and Economic Stimulus Foundation. Creates the Virginia Universities Clean Energy Development and Economic Stimulus Foundation as a body corporate and a political subdivision of the Commonwealth. The Foundation, with the cooperation and assistance of the University of Virginia and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, shall identify, obtain, disburse and administer funding for: (i) research and development of alternative fuels, clean energy production, and related technologies; (ii) support of economic development projects in disadvantaged rural areas; and (iii) the provision of assistance in the commercialization of alternative fuels and clean energy technologies. Funding shall be awarded only to those proposed projects that best meet the established criteria and purposes of this act. Priority in the award of funding shall be accorded to those proposed projects that will be entirely or substantially conducted by one or both of the universities. The Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Commission is authorized to award to the Foundation up to five percent of the corpus of its endowment each year for five years beginning in 2009.

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Rocky Mountain Innosphere Latest NICCE Partner
US DOE Awards Funding for Small Business Commercialization
Inge Nominated for Lifetime Achievement Award in Modeling and Simulation
NICCE, Inc. Featured by Green Tech Media and GridWise Alliance
Inge Selected for Prestegious International Speaking and Teaching Roles: Events Featured Here
Under Secretary of US Dept. of Energy Convenes International Leaders in DC: Special Event
Va Clean Tech Incubator Company WINS Prestegious US DOE ARPA-E Award
Virginia Clean Energy Business Incubator Endorses Virginia Dominion Power's Solar Project
NICCE Leads Discussions with Key Executives in the Norfolk, VA Region
American Businesses for Clean Energy: Inge and Alexandrov Discuss Vision