CCIA News & Events
CCIA's Mining Cleantech Challenge
July 23, 2020 | 8:30 am

The CCIA Mining Cleantech Challenge efficiently provides targeted connections between mining industry operators, OEMs, and clean technology solution providers with
a mutually beneficial goal of meeting industry’s
needs while at the same time introducing innovative
solutions to the marketplace

Application deadline extended to June 26, 202 0 | 5:00 pm
Introducing CCIA's New Job Board

CCIA has developed a Job Board to connect career opportunities with qualified cleantech firms and individuals. Whether you're searching for jobs or candidates, the CCIA Job Board offers a wealth of resources to help those in our network.

Given the turbulence caused by COVID-19, CCIA is providing select Job Board products
FREE  for our members  through August 31st. Email Erin Penksa for more details.
Funding to Support Cleantech Startups Impacted by COVID-19
The  Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator  (IN 2 ) announced that it has accelerated its awards program to provide $900,000 to help cleantech and sustainable agriculture startups retain staff and stay on track to bring their potentially game-changing solutions to market in the face of impacts due to COVID-19.
Partner News & Events
Hydrogen Webinar Series
June 23, 2020 |10:00-11:00 am

The Colorado Hydrogen Network is presenting a series of three free webinars in collaboration with Colorado Cleantech Industries Association, Denver

July 23: The Colorado Hydrogen Network: Initiatives and Mission
August 20: The Role of Electric Utilities & Hydrogen Generation in the Energy Transition

All webinars are 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. MDT.
Impact MBA Corporate Sustainability Fellowship
The CSU Impact MBA is now accepting proposals for organizations to host  Corporate Sustainability Fellows  for Summer 2021! Accelerate your progress on sustainability goals by applying for a Corporate Sustainability Fellowship student from our top-ranked Impact MBA program.

CCIA's Constant Contact Partnership Program
As the world transitions to online-only business networking and interactions, it's more important to have a reliable email platform. CCIA relies on Constant Contact to stay connected and in communication with members. During this time of increased need for a platform like Constant Contact, we would like to extend a discount to the CCIA network.

Sign up through CCIA’s partnership program and receive a discount of 20% if you pay by month, 30% if you prepay for 6 months, and 40% off if you prepay for the full year. 

View Pricing (discount applied at checkout)

Already using Constant Contact? Move your account under CCIA's Partnership Program to save! Email Erin Penksa with the following:
  • First name & last name of account holder
  • Account username
  • Written consent to your account being moved under CCIA's partnership.
North America Energy Week & Solar Power International Grant
Colorado renewable energy companies are encouraged to apply for the  State Trade Expansion Program  (STEP) to attend the  Solar Power International  trade show on September 14-17, 2020, with the Global Business Development division of the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade.

RVC Virtual Impact HyperAccelerator Mentor Application
June 22-29, 2020 | 9:00-6:00 pm
The Rockies Venture Institute’s HyperAccelerator is an innovative immersion program to develop and prepare tech, healthcare, and consumer product companies for investment and fast growth. Companies that graduate from the program are more likely to raise angel and VC funding and to grow quickly and demonstrate key milestones.

CU Denver Global Energy Management Program Online Certificates
Energy and Commodity Analytics for Analysts Certificate:

This four-week, online certificate course that is designed for for analysts and technical professionals who want to learn best practices around commodity data analytics, visualization and forecasting.

Energy Analytics and Big Data for Managers Certificate:

This four-week, online certificate course offers a broad-based, but gentle, introduction to the rapidly expanding disciplines of analytics and Big Data in the energy and commodity industries.
New Energy Colorado: Summer Solstice Virtual Kickoff
June 24, 2020 | 12:00-1:30 pm
Join New Energy Colorado’s Solar CitiSuns and the Colorado Solar & Storage Association (COSSA) as they celebrate the summer solstice with a kickoff event to a summer of trainings, virtual exhibits, and industry discussions to ensure Colorado’s clean energy industries are united during the COVID-19 crisis. Additional events in this series will continue in the following months. Cost is $25.

Register Here
Global Energy Forum: Conversation with Steven Chu
June 23, 2020 | 9:30-11:00 am
Nobel Prize-winning professor of Physics at Stanford University and twelfth U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu will explore the lessons learned from the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, and how to achieve deep renewables penetration. Chu will be interviewed by Arun Majumdar and Sally Benson, co-directors of Stanford's Precourt Institute for Energy.

Electric Shuttles: Tips for Infrastructure and Deployment
June 24, 2020 | 11:00-12:30 pm
Join Southern California Edison and CALSTART for this interactive webinar that will provide information on an array of important subjects surrounding electric shuttle buses. In this webinar we will hear from airport and campus shuttle bus fleets with EV Shuttle experience, as well as have discussions about the market conditions for these vehicle segments, a deep dive into funding opportunities, programs, and tools available to help you as you consider electric shuttle buses.