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101 Best Colorado Energy Companies and Startups

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This article showcases our top picks for the best Colorado based Energy companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Energy industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Colorado Energy Startups

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ElectraSteel

ElectraSteel

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ElectraSteel uses intermittent renewable energy for the electrification and decarbonization of iron and steelmaking.

Pivot Energy

Pivot Energy

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Pivot Energy is a national solar provider that develops, finances, builds owns, and manages solar and storage energy projects.

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Solid Power

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Solid Power is a developer of solid-state rechargeable batteries for electric vehicles and mobile power markets.

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Jonah Energy

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Jonah Energy is an oil & energy company that offers natural oil and gas production services.

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Project Canary

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Project Canary is a B-Corp that reduces GHG emissions and impacts in the energy, waste, and agriculture sectors through sensor measurement.

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Iontra

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Iontra offers a breakthrough charging technology for substantially improving battery performance and safety.

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Husk Power Systems

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Husk is the leading net-zero energy company serving rural Africa and Asia and operator of the largest fleet of community solar microgrids

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Lightning eMotors

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Lightning eMotors is an automotive research and manufacturing company that develops zero-emission all-electric powertrains.

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Wunder

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Wunder is a Modern Energy Company

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Odyssey Energy Solutions

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Odyssey Energy Solutions is an industry platform to simplify, streamline, and reduce the costs of developing and financing energy projects.

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Crusoe Energy Systems

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Crusoe Energy Systems provides solutions for the energy industry helping them to reduce routine flaring of natural gas.

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Bolder Industries

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Bolder Industries offers advanced manufacturer or sustainable alternatives to carbon black and performance petrochemicals.

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Catalyze

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Catalyze is a renewable energy data analytics, development, and asset management platform.

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Carbon America

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Carbon America transforms the carbon capture and sequestration industry by lowering costs and rapidly increasing deployment.

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Antero Resources

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Antero Resources is an independent oil and natural gas company.

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Liberty Oilfield Services

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Liberty Oilfield Services is an innovative oilfield service company.

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Optera

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Optera platform tracks emissions upstream and downstream in a company’s supply chain.

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Cool Planet

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Cool Planet is a technology company that develops sustainable products to address energy, food, and water.

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Guzman Energy

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Guzman Energy is a wholesale power provider and energy trading company.

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Copper Labs

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Copper’s patented data solution provides utilities with real-time grid intelligence without the need for extensive (and expensive) overhauls

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Starfire Energy

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Starfire Energy develops and deploys sustainable energy technologies.

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Steelhead Composites

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Steelhead Composites is a provider of hydrogen storage solutions used to allow widespread zero-emission fuel cell electrification.

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Entelligent

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Entelligent is a climate risk analytics platform that measures and manages investment exposure to climate risk.

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BKV Corporation

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BKV Corporation is a growth-oriented energy company that focuses on US onshore natural gas exploration and development production.

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RimRock Oil & Gas

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RimRock Oil & Gas, LP is an independent oil and gas company focused on the acquisition and development of North American oil and gas assets.

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SunShare

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SunShare is a renewables and environment company specializing in solar garden development services.

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Woodward

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Woodward is an independent designer, manufacturer, and service provider of control solutions for the aerospace and industrial markets.

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AES Distributed Energy

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AES Distributed Energy is provides sustainable long-term distributed solar power solutions.

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Ampt

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Ampt serves the global market for large-scale PV systems where reliability, predictability, scalability, efficiency, cost and control are

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Rocky Mountain Institute

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Rocky Mountain Institute is an independent, non-partisan nonprofit that drives the efficient and restorative use of resources.

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Lilis Energy

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Lilis Energy, Inc. is a Denver-based independent oil and gas exploration and production company .

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Prieto Battery

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Prieto Battery manufactures lithium ion batteries based on tiny or nanostructured materials.

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Lucero Energy

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Lucero Energy is an oil company specializing in buying, developing, and producing high-quality oil-weighted assets.

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Tynt Technologies

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Tynt Technologies is a developer of a smart window to prevent glare while maintaining views and save energy.

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FourPoint Energy

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FourPoint Energy is an oil and energy company that offers private energy exploration and production services.

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DMC Global

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DMC Global offers products in the areas of composite materials as well as oil & gas well perforating systems.

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Energy Fuels

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Energy Fuels is America’s premier integrated uranium miner.

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Hallador Energy Company

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Hallador Energy Company has been leading exploration in energy sourcing since 1951.

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National Renewable Energy Laboratory

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National Renewable Energy Laboratory develops renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies and practices.

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American Midstream

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American Midstream specializes in the fields of gathering, processing, transmissions, liquid pipelines, and natural gas transmissions.

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Inflection Energy

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Inflection Energy engages in natural gas exploration and development.

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Rebound Technologies

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Rebound Technologies develops a supply chain solution that empowers food and beverage manufacturers to optimize production.

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Hygge Power

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A Consumer Electronics Cleantech Company

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Black Bear Energy

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BLACK BEAR ENERGY helps property owners and users deploy projects on their terms and delivers renewable and clean-tech projects.

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Impact Exploration & Production

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Impact Exploration & Production is a company focused on the acquisition and development of oil-focused properties.

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Gevo

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Gevo focuses on the production of isobutanol, thereby bringing renewable and cost-effective fossil fuel alternatives to consumers worldwide.

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SolSpec

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Teren is the data analytics software platform for energy and civil engineering. We transform data into actionable reports.

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Shenandoah Energy Partners

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Shenandoah Energy Partners is a privately held company that focuses on developing the Marcellus Shale of West Virginia.

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Humble Midstream

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Humble Midstream is an energy company focused on the development of oil and gas products

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GMT Exploration Company

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GMT Exploration Company is identifying and exploiting oil and gas opportunities in areas where it can operate.

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IES

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IES is an independent rating, analytics, and certification company that focuses on the energy industry.

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GSSG Solar

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GSSG Solar is a solar investment and financial advisory firm.

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Sefaira

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Sefaira is the leader in software for high-performance building design

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Gravity Renewables

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Gravity Renewables designs and develops small hydroelectric power plants.

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encoord

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encoord provides software tools to plan today’s energy systems and their transition to a decarbonized future.

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Nikola Power

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Clean energy company building control software for energy systems using a combination of batteries, solar, and grid power

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Clean Chemistry

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Clean Chemistry is a developer of oxidant formulations for water treatment uses.

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Well Data Labs

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It is revolutionizing completions data management with modern software designed for usability, speed and efficiency.

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Demand IQ

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Software for the modern solar provider

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LongPoint Minerals

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LongPoint Minerals operates in the oil and gas industry.

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Transitional Energy

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Transitional Energy brings geothermal technology to the oil and gas industry to generate clean, baseload power from heat waste.

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Raisa Energy

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Raisa Energy is an exploration and production company that creates value by owning and leasing mineral and non-operated working interests.

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Foro Energy

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Foro Energy is commercializing high power lasers for the oil, natural gas, geothermal, and mining industries.

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Crimson Renewable

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Crimson Renewable Energy is a producer of carbon biodiesel and is contributing to the future of advanced biofuels and transportation fuels

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Keystone Tower Systems

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Keystone Tower Systems specializes in the manufacturing of wind turbine towers.

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Syrcuit Energy Solutions

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Syrcuit Energy Solutions engages in providing energy solutions to commercial, industrial, municipal, and residential properties.

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Ur-energy

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Ur-energy is a mining company.

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Uplight

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Uplight provides end-to-end customer-centric technology solutions.

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Rolling Energy Resources

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Rolling Energy Resources provides smart charging, demand response, and electric vehicle research solutions.

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Concord Energy LLC

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Concord Energy is an oil & energy company specializing in crude oil marketing, transportation, and natural gas production services.

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Infinite Power Solutions

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Infinite Power Solutions is a clean-technology company developing solid-state, rechargeable and thin-film micro-energy storage devices.

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Enservco Corporation

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Enservco Corporation provides a variety of well-site services to the domestic on-shore oil and gas industry.

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MECO IV

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MECO IV is a Meritage company specializing in the acquisition, exploitation, and exploration of oil and gas.

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Bye Aerospace

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Bye Aerospace designs, builds, and markets electric-powered and solar-powered aircraft.

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Element Company Inc.

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Sustainable and Renewable Infrastructure, Forest Fire Management & Suppression, and Biomass Conversion

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Fracture ID

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Recognized as an industry leader in the rapidly advancing field of Drillbit Geomechanics™.

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TerraNexum

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Quantum Solutions for a More Sustainable, Secure, and Resilient World. Introducing Quantum Modules: Containerized Quantum Applications

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Cowboy Clean Fuels

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Cowboy Clean Fuels commercializes a process to produce renewable natural gas from alternative biomass feedstocks.

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Waste Farmers

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Waste Farmers is a provider of cultivation advisory services used to promote sustainable agriculture.

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Storion Energy

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Storion Energy is a U.S.-based company that operates in the technology industry.

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Cool Energy

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Cool Energy supplies a breakthrough power conversion product called the ThermoHeart® Engine.

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Allied Resource Partners

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Allied Resource Partners is an oil and energy investment company that helps new and old investors in the oil and energy investment industry.

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Carbon Energy Corp

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Carbon Energy is an independent oil and gas company engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil and natural gas.

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RavenWindow

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RavenWindow is a leader in the world of smart glass windows with it’s amazing thermochromic technology.

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Zaiser Motors

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Electric Motorcycle Manufacturer

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SkyFuel

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SkyFuel designs and manufactures innovative parabolic trough concentrating solar collectors.

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Grid7

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Grid7 is a energy tech company.

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KineticCore Solutions

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KineticCore Solutions is a technology manufacturing company that produces energy storage systems.

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Advanced Thermovoltaic Systems

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Advanced Thermovoltaic Systems specializes in the discovery of all temperature heat to power at a megawatt-scale.

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EcoVapor Recovery Systems

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A developer of vapor recovery and oxygen removal equipment used in the energy industry.

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Symbios Technologies, Inc.

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Aqueous plasma solutions for water treatment and life science.

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WoodRiver Energy

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WoodRiver Energy is a cost effective energy solution provider which can be applied in agricultural, commercial and industrial sectors.

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Sun Number

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Sun Number offers a technology-based scoring system that enables residents and office buildings to determine their solar potential.

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Bright Rail Energy

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Bright Rail Energy formed to design, develop, and sell products to railroads and transition to natural gas to power locomotives.

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AlsoEnergy

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AlsoEnergy provides complete solutions for control, monitoring, and management of solar PV and solar plus storage assets.

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Emerald Oil

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Emerald is an independent exploration and production focused on developing oil wells in the Williston Basin of North Dakota

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Emporia

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Emporia is an electrical company that specializes in smart homes technology systems such as energy monitors, smart plugs, and batteries.

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Arris Petroleum

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Arris Petroleum offers drilling services in horizontal wells and oil and gas exploration services.

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RCAM Technologies

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RCAM Technologies provides concrete solutions for renewable energy.

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Start Lighting

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START Lighting is a leading provider of customized and commodity lighting solutions for the commercial electrical industry.

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Pivoten

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Pivoten is a technology company who provides financial and field operations software for independent oil & gas operators.

Written by Mark Smith

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