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What's The Big Idea

Strong pitches and ideas at WTBI 2022 underscore strength and diversity of local entrepreneurial ecosystem

As noted in yesterday’s edition of, The Lotus Program bested five other start-ups to win the 2022 edition of…

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Hemp Batt Insulation Company Raises $5.7 M in Seed Funding

Ketchum, ID-based Hempitecture, Inc., manufacturer and distributor of hemp batt insulation products, will close on a seed round of…

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Danielle Castley has launched three core products in the Becqshield line

Almost halfway through the second year of Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s (ORNL) “Innovation Crossroads” program, Danielle Castley,…

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Nth Cycle

Recycling technology firm Nth Cycle Raises Fresh Funding of $12.5 million

Nth Cycle, the innovative metal processing and recycling technology company, has announced the closing of its $12.5 million Series A…

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Cleaning up the dirty side of clean tech with Nth Cycle

The clean energy economy is here and ramping up in full force. Solar panels, wind turbines, batteries, and electric vehicles are…

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