Entities That Participated — Phase 1
An alphabetical listing of the firms, universities, research organizations and other entitites that received patents under the USPTO Green Technology Pilot Program.
Includes independent inventors who assigned the patent to themselves.
|Pacific Interlock Pavingstone, Inc.||Industry — Green building||7927037||Founded in 1978.
Water permeable paving blocks.
|Panasonic Corporation||Energy — Lighting, LED||8110851|
|PetroResOne, Inc.||IndustryProduction||7913856||Young Gun (2008)
Petroresone does business as CamVacUSA.
|Pioneer Energy, Inc.||EnergyRenewable||7937948
|Young Gun (2006)|
|Poet Research, Inc.||Industry — Bioengineering||7919289
|Poole Ventura, Inc.||Energy —Solar||8097085|
|PowerGenix Systems, Inc.||Energy — Storage, Batteries||8043748
|Founded in 2000.|
|Prenova, Inc.||Energy — Energy Efficiency||8090675
|Founded 1997. Ecova, a leading total energy and sustainability management company, announced the intent to acquire Prenova, Inc. ("Prenova"), a privately-held enterprise energy management company headquartered in Atlanta on November 21, 2011.|
|Primus Power Corporation||Energy — Fuel cell||8039161
|Young Gun (2009)|
|Proton Energy Systems, Inc.||Energy — Fuel cell||7855024||Founded 1996. The company was formerly known as Proton Energy Systems, Inc. and changed its name to Proton OnSite in April 2011.|
|Purfresh, Inc.||Agriculture — Yield enhancement||8012911||Founded 1996.|
|Quality Research, Development & Consulting, Inc.||Energy — Wind, Fluid flow||7811048
|Government funded research.|
|Quantumsphere, Inc.||Energy — Fuel cell||7700214
|Range Fuels, Inc.||Industry — Chemical engineering||7919070||According to Bloomberg, Range Fuels Inc., a cellulosic ethanol company backed by as much as $156 million in U.S. loans and grants from President George W. Bush‚'s administration, is being forced by the government to liquidate its only factory after failing to produce the fuel.|
|Recycled Carbon Fibre Limited||Industry — Recycling||7922871||Young Gun (2008)|
|Reform Water, LLC||Water —Wastewater treatment||8016977|
|Remy Technologies, L.L.C.||Energy — Energy Efficiency
Transportation —Electric vehicle
|A successful GM division for more than 75 years, Delco Remy became its own entity in 1994, when a group of private investors led by former Chrysler President Harold K. Sperlich and Delco Remy Executive Thomas J. Snyder bought portions of the heavy duty and automotive divisions.
In 2004, the company changed its name to Remy International, Inc.
|Rentech, Inc.||EnergyBiofuel||8093306||Rentech and ClearFuels applied for and were jointly awarded a $23M DOE-IBR grant in 2010 and in 2011. ClearFuels Technology Inc. (ClearFuels), with corporate offices in Honolulu, is majority owned by Rentech.|
|RIPP Resource Recovery Corporation||Industry — Recycling||7959890||A resource recovery firm focused on scrap tires.|
|Roman Cement, LLC||Industry — Materials||7799128||Young Gun (2008)
The inventors are patent lawyers and chemists.
|Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey||Air — Carbon capture or sequestration||8114367|