U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

Wind Program

Newly-Announced Wind SBIR Award Recipients

June 6, 2013

DOE's Small Business Innovation Research program announced three new wind energy-focused award recipients:

  • Boulder Environmental Sciences and Technology is developing a passive microwave remote sensor that will provide offshore weather detection, allowing better scheduling of maintenance or other work for offshore wind turbines
  • Apiq Semiconductor, LLC is developing advanced semiconductor and inverter circuit technology for directly linking wind energy generators to the 15-kilovolt class electric grid
  • Genesic Semiconductor Inc. is developing new circuits and designs that will allow wind power systems to operate at higher efficiencies.

Read more about these and other award recipients on EERE's Small Business Innovation Research website.