Acceleration of CLeantech ENtrepreneurship and Economic Development 

XCEED Program

$750,000 project awarded by
the Economic Development
Administration

Mission

Designed to transform the
Greater Binghamton Area into a center of Cleantech innovation

Focus

Focuses on translating
academic discoveries and
supporting student
entrepreneurship

Do you conduct research in the cleantech sphere?

XCEED provides programming, mentoring, grants, and stipends for the development and commercialization of Cleantech innovations.

ARE YOU A STUDENT INTERESTED IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP?

XCEED provides undergraduate internships and a three-phase experiential entrepreneurship fellowship program for graduate students to learn about development and commercialization of Cleantech innovations. Find opportunities by searching “XCEED” within HireBing

ARE YOU A COMPANY LOOKING TO DEVELOP OR IMPROVE A CLEANTECH PRODUCT OR SERVICE?

XCEED provides opportunities for strategic industry-academia partnerships to promote the development and optimization of Cleantech innovations.

Questions? Contact Olga Petrova

opetrova@binghamton.edu

Entrepreneur in Residence Tony Frontera

frontera@binghamton.edu

Join in on the clean technology revolution here in binghamton new york 

EMPEQ Awarded $500,000 to Provide Energy Efficient Solutions

EMPEQ, Inc. has been awarded $500,000 by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority for their novel business model which proliferates cleantech solutions.

Clean Energy Highlight: ChromaNanoTech

Our prime focus for applications of our technology is passive solar: we can block the infrared light coming through a window which keeps the heat out in the summer and the heat in during the winter.

Clean Energy Incubator Member, Skyven, In Chobini’s Inaugural Startup Class

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Incubator Companies Join Forces for First Hemp Grow

AgZeit is planting hemp for the first time this season with the help of CSG Hemp. The company provides the hemp plants to 18 farms across the state.

New Investment Program Manager Spearheads Investor Activity for Local Startups

Investment Program Manager Christine Marchuska joined the Koffman Incubator team in February 2019, bringing with her vast investment experience from her time on Wall Street and in Silicon Valley.

EMPEQ Awarded $100k Through NYSERDA Ignition Grant

“Receiving the Ignition Grant contract propelled EMPEQ into the next stage of growth allowing for increased capacity in all facets of the business,” said Herbert Dwyer, CEO of EMPEQ.

[Video] Why Start a Business in the Southern Tier?

The genius of American manufacturing was established in New York’s Southern Tier and forward-thinking companies are keeping that spirit alive today.

[Video] Re-live the 2019 Southern Tier Startup Summit

The summit unites entrepreneurs, business professionals, founders, investors and economic catalysts from the area to participate in various networking and business events.

C4V Batteries Finding Use in Maritime Environments

C4V and MARTAC collaborated for the last 15 months to fully demonstrate the efficacy of C4V’s major advancement in high-performance battery cells.

Second-Annual Startup Summit Unites the Business Community

The day-long event, hosted by BU’s Office of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Partnerships, was composed of a series of panels and pitch events for students, businesses and investors to attend.

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