News : Green Launching Pad names 5 winners

May 7, 2010

From Portsmouth Herald

by Dave Choate

Five environmentally conscious companies are getting a boost from New Hampshire's Green Launching Pad.

Teams from Durham to Hudson who applied for up to $90,000 in start-up capital and an in-depth summer business course were awarded by GLP, a partnership between the University of New Hampshire, the state and the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation. The goal is to infuse money into a burgeoning green economy in the state.

The five companies whose projects were selected for the award were Green Clean Heat LLC of Newton, EnerTrac Smart Metering of Hudson, Revolution Energy LLC of Dover, Innovacene of Durham and Compressor Energy Solution Inc. of Bedford.

Seventy-one businesses and entrepreneurs submitted applications in hopes of receiving the funding and connections with business, science and engineering faculty at UNH. The five chosen will receive a combined $230,348..... Read the full story here!