Thank You to This Year's Sponsors & Exhibitors

  PREMIER Canadian-Consulate-180

The Consulate General of Canada – Seattle is part of a network of offices around the globe that is focused on identifying trade, investment opportunities, science & technology connections and advocacy between the world’s two biggest trading partners.  Our territory covers the states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Alaska and priority sectors include aerospace, information technology, and cleantech, environment and energy.


The Daily Journal of Commerce is an independent newspaper in Seattle that covers general business with an emphasis on the architecture and engineering, construction, environment and real estate industries.

  PREMIER Lane Powell 180px Lane Powell's attorneys represent industrial corporations, oil companies, developers, engineering firms, financial institutions and insurance companies in environmental litigation and business negotiations; renewable energy developers in project finance, siting, tax planning and power sales agreements; and developers and designers in the contracting, design, development and permitting of green building projects.

Conduit is a web-based resource that facilitates information-sharing, coordination and collaboration among energy efficiency professionals in the Northwest.

  MAJOR EMI Logo EMI Consulting is a Seattle-based firm that provides energy industry research and analysis for utility companies and other clients nationwide. We deliver energy industry research and analysis services, including economic analysis, program impact and process evaluations, market studies, customer engagement research, engineering analysis, and technology assessment. We help our clients capture crucial information, clarify its meaning, and transform it into strategic roadmaps for the way forward.
  MAJOR Enwave Logo Seattle High Res CMYK

Enwave Seattle, formerly Seattle Steam provides low carbon heat to approximately 200 buildings in Seattle's Central Business District and First Hill neighborhoods. Enwave Seattle’s mission is to deliver a reliable, cost-effective and efficient source of heat that benefits its customers, the environment and the Seattle Community.

  MAJOR Regenis Regenis reimagines the planet's reusable resources. The rugged, American-made anaerobic digesters we build turn organic farm and food waste into clean energy.
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Through its Environmental Affairs Division (EAD), City Light takes a comprehensive approach to protecting the environment and addressing climate change. EAD supports operations throughout our service territory and across the State, by overseeing programs and services relating to hazardous materials, greenhouse gas reduction, environmental permitting, and the protection of aquatic ecosystems and fish and wildlife habitat.

  MAJOR SnoPud 10.28.14

Snohomish County PUD is the second largest publicly owned utility in Washington. We serve over 320,000 electric customers and 20,000 water customers. Our service territory covers over 2,200 square miles, including all of Snohomish County and Camano Island.

  SUPPORTING Beneficial Beneficial State Bank is an FDIC-insured Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) that serves businesses, nonprofit organizations, and individuals. Beneficial State Bank operates from a triple-bottom-line that allows it to place importance on its financial, social, and environmental goals while meeting the needs of its communities. Areas of focus for lending and deposit relationships include: Food Production, Renewable Energy, Green Building, and Low-income Housing.
  SUPPORTING Cairncross2 Cairncross & Hempelmann is a Seattle based law firm with almost 30 years of experience serving the top companies and investors of the Pacific Northwest.  Many of our lawyers focus on serving our region’s most promising clean technology, renewable energy and sustainable industries companies with expertise in business structuring, corporate finance, energy regulation and policy, technology transfer, real estate, land use, employment, commercial litigation and creditors’ rights.
  SUPPORTING new CCG logo Cascadia Consulting Group develops and implements innovative solutions to today’s environmental challenges. Founded in 1993, our mission is to pioneer a sustainable future, making a positive difference for our clients, our community, and the environment. We work with governments, corporations, & nonprofit organizations worldwide to advance resource conservation, climate resilience, green infrastructure, and waste reduction solutions. 


Craft3 logo tagline Craft3 is a nonprofit community development financial institution with a mission to strengthen economic, ecological and family resilience in Pacific Northwest communities. We do this by providing loans to entrepreneurs, nonprofits, individuals and others who don’t normally have access to financing. We then complement these financial resources with our expertise, networks and other advocacy for our clients.


 Davis-Wright-Tremaine-180px Davis Wright Tremaine LLP (Davis Wright) is a full-service business and litigation law firm with a strong regional environmental/natural resources law practice as well as national practices in the areas of energy, commercial and business transactions, labor and employment, health care, entertainment, cable and telecommunications.  At Davis Wright, we pride ourselves on being responsive, insightful, creative, dedicated, and efficient.
  SUPPORTING Energy Northwest.175 Energy Northwest develops, owns and operates a diverse mix of electricity generating resources, including hydro, solar and wind projects – and the Northwest’s only nuclear energy facility. These projects provide enough reliable, affordable and environmentally respon­sible energy to power more than a million homes each year, and that carbon-free electricity is provided at the cost of generation. As a Washington state, joint action agency, Energy Northwest comprises 27 public power member utilities from across the state serving more than 1.5 million ratepayers. 
  SUPPORTING Enhabit Logo Tagline Horz Enhabit Enhabit (formerly Clean Energy Works) is the next step for homeowners seeking to make homes work and feel better. Through its proven process and network of trusted partners, Enhabit guides you, step-by-step. From the initial review of your home, to choosing a compatible contractor or financing (if needed), to implementing the right efficiencies and health & safety options, Enhabit is committed to high-performance home renewal that makes the most sense for your home.
  SUPPORTING EnviroIssues 2014 EnviroIssues provides public outreach and communications support on a range of sensitive and often controversial projects. Tackling some of the thorniest public policy and environmental issues of our day, we tailor our programs to the unique needs of our clients and constituents to engage communities in grassroots and high-tech ways.
  SUPPORTING  KL Gates 180px K&L Gates has experienced lawyers in the Northwest who are dedicated to developing creative and cost-effective solutions to the environmental, land use, and natural resource challenges confronting our clients. For over 125 years, we have provided counsel, litigation, legislative advocacy, and transactional services to clients ranging in size from single-location manufacturers or small local governments to global public companies and large metropolitan service districts.
NK Architects is an award winning full-service architecture firm that designs high-performance mixed-use development projects to create sustainable, livable cities. The firm is widely recognized for its skill at maximizing a site’s development potential, beautiful design aesthetic, and track record of producing healthy, energy efficient, well-detailed buildings where people want to be. NK was honored with the AIA National Housing award for its design of the city’s first certified Passive House, Park Passive.  
  SUPPORTING NuScaleLogo standard RGB small NuScale Power, LLC is developing a new kind of nuclear plant; a safer, smaller, scalable version of pressurized water reactor technology, designed with natural safety features; a technology initially developed and tested at Oregon State University. Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR), a global engineering, procurement, and construction company with a 60-year history in commercial nuclear power, is the majority investor in NuScale. NuScale's design offers the benefits of carbon-free nuclear power but takes away the issues presented by the cost of installing large capacity.
  SUPPORTING Puget Sound Soloar logo long 300 P uget Sound Solar designs, sells, installs, and services solar energy systems and electric vehicle charging stations. Our customers want to make a difference by using solar energy so our job is to help them make that happen. Our team has specified and installed hundreds of solar energy systems and EV charging stations in the Puget Sound region.
  EXHIBITOR  Advanced Hardwood Advanced Hardwood Biofuels Northwest (AHB) is researching and developing ways to grow and convert hybrid poplars into bio-based chemicals and liquid biofuels.


altarock.180 AltaRock Energy, Inc. is a full-service geothermal energy technology and services company. AltaRock’s experienced team, innovative technology and creative approach turns under performing assets into highly profitable energy projects, building and operating the geothermal power plants of the future.
  EXHIBITOR Globe GLOBE Series is the official organizing body of the flagship GLOBE™ Series of Conferences & Expositions, headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. For the last 25 years, the GLOBE™ Series has been at the forefront of new ideas and vital insights on business and sustainability. We have helped corporations embed sustainability into their operations, influenced the global debate on climate change, and accelerated the market for clean technologies and services.
  EXHIBITOR Northwest Advanced Renewables Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance. Featuring a broad alliance of private industry and educational institutions, the Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance (NARA) takes a holistic approach to building a supply chain within WA, OR, ID and MT based on using forest residuals to make aviation biofuel.
  EXHIBITOR WA Dept of Commerce Washington’s Department of Commerce is dedicated to fostering economic vitality throughout the state. One of the cornerstones of a vibrant economy is ready availability of sustainable, clean, and affordable energy. The state’s energy office has completed a comprehensive energy plan that will solidify Washington’s clean energy future. One of the main goals of this plan is to promote economic growth by transitioning to a cleaner energy system statewide.
  EXHIBITOR Washington Farm Bureau Washington Farm Bureau is a voluntary grass roots organization representing and governed by, farm and ranch families. We analyze agricultural issues and formulate action to achieve educational solutions, economic opportunity, social advancement, and public policy. We provide business services, member benefits, and government relations advocacy that supports the agricultural community. Washington Farm Bureau Healthcare provides group healthcare to businesses with 10 or more employees that are in the Agricultural Nexus which includes energy production.