America’s Next Top<br />			 Energy Innovator<br />Karina Edmonds, PhD<br />Technology Transfer Coordinator for DOE<br />
Reducing Barriers for                             entrepreneurs <br />Goal: Double number of successful start-ups from DOE...
Pilot Program from May 2 – December 15, 2011<br />Template option agreement for any DOE patent*<br />$1,000 up-front fee<b...
Fine Print   	<br />Fairness of Opportunity (FOO) requirement<br />For technologies that have not yet been published as av...
Process<br />Browse DOE’s portfolio of technologies<br />Submit business plan to appropriate lab<br />Complete Option Agre...
FAQ<br />Q1: What companies are eligible?<br />A1: All unlicensed DOE IP is available for licensing to any company.  The O...
FAQ (Cont’d)<br />Q4: Are universities eligible?<br />A4: No, but they are encourage to promote the program to their stude...
FAQ (Cont’d)<br />Q7: Can I obtain more than one Option?<br />A7: There is currently no limit on the number of Options a s...
FAQ (Cont’d)<br />Q9: Can the start-up work with a foreign entity?<br />A9: Yes, however there are existing US Manufacturi...
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  • La Máquina-ehx22, es el mayor invento que se conoce para producir energía, cuando los lobbies no les quede más remedio que comenzar a aceptar que es imparable el clamor humano el Mundo iniciará el cambio.

    La M-EHX22 es en circuito cerrado hidráulico, incorpora el diseño inteligente de los mecanismos para que unos volúmenes empujen -sin variar- el rotor las carreras cíclicas periódicas alcanzando hasta 40 m/s empujando 1295 t produciendo 39 MW/H y de éstos, gasta 3,5 MW/H en abastecer sus bombas de inyección y ocupa 100 m2. En alternativas energéticas gastan cada año miles de millones y sí, mejoran la contaminación, pero aún precio prohibitivo el kW.

    Buscando contribuir con la limpieza atmosférica en las ciudades he publicado:
    http://hitoenenergia.blogspot.com.es/?view=classic y para el Continente africano propongo: http://ayudaeficaz-a-africa.blogspot.com.es/
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  • http://limpiaratmosfera.blogspot.com.es/

    La M-EHX22, también, contribuye con la limpieza de gases de efecto invernadero, en su primera etapa que propone en el enlace.

    Sus muchas ventajas que ofrece propicia que los coches eléctricos bajen a mitad de precio lo que supone doblar el interés por éstos vehículos
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  • Pablo León Fernández • Anagrama: Dibujo de un conjunto para una central eléctrica de 160 MW/h, se observa un alternador en el centro de 160.000 kw/h, 4 MÁQUINA-EHX22 de 39 MW/h, cada una está alimentada por 4 bombas de 1028 cv, total por máquina 4.112 cv.

    DATOS DE LA CENTRAL ELÉCTRICA

    Producción Eléctrica de la central. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 160 MW/h
    Auto consumo de sus 16 bombas a 310 k/pcm2. . . . . 16´5 MW/h
    Consumo eléctrico de su propia producción un 10´03 %.

    Superficie aproximada que ocupa. . . . . sobre 500 m2.

    No se conoce nada que se le parezca en el mundo, es gratuita limpia e inagotable y su implantación hará que se vaya recuperando la atmósfera.

    Los lobby no por mucho tiempo prevalecerán por encima del interés humano.
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  • I hope I'm wrong but I don't think the utility companies are going to want us to conserve rather than spend. ie. our condo could insert infra red fireplaces(Amish) instead of natural gas and save upteen dollars and many many BTUs but I wonder what would really happen if we tried it. In other words make the most of what we already have any suggestions about this?
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  • LAUNCH: ENERGY CHALLENGE

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    Pablo León Fernández

    NASA, USAID, The Department of State, and NIKE joined together to form LAUNCH in an effort to identify, showcase and support innovative approaches to global sustainability challenges. LAUNCH searches for visionaries whose world-class ideas, technologies or programs show great promise for making tangible impacts on society in the developed and/or developing worlds. A portfolio of up to 10 innovations will be selected for support, networking and mentoring from influential business and government leaders. If not selected, at least if EHX22 technology should see a sample see:
    http://ehx22technology.blogspot.com/
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America's Next Top Energy Innovator Challenge

  1. 1. America’s Next Top<br /> Energy Innovator<br />Karina Edmonds, PhD<br />Technology Transfer Coordinator for DOE<br />
  2. 2. Reducing Barriers for entrepreneurs <br />Goal: Double number of successful start-ups from DOE National Labs (FY09 FY21)<br />Strategy: Increase the number of negotiated Option Agreements for start-ups from DOE Labs by lowering transaction costs (time & money)<br />2<br />5/1/2011<br />“When it comes to job creation, start-ups are not everything, they are the ONLY thing.”<br />Carl Schramm, Kauffman Foundation<br />
  3. 3. Pilot Program from May 2 – December 15, 2011<br />Template option agreement for any DOE patent*<br />$1,000 up-front fee<br />12 month option<br />6 month option with a 6 month no cost extension<br />Portfolio of up to 3 patents for a specific technology from a single laboratory<br />Deferment of patent cost for up to 2 years<br />Optional VC mentoring available<br />Showcased at ARPA-E Innovation Summit<br /> *These are patents held by the contractors that manage DOE Laboratories. For DOE owned patents, license agreement with similar terms will be offered.<br />America’s Next Top Energy Innovator<br />3<br />5/1/2011<br />
  4. 4. Fine Print <br />Fairness of Opportunity (FOO) requirement<br />For technologies that have not yet been published as available, the labs will need to ensure FOO is met <br />US Manufacturing Preference/Requirement<br />Patent cost deferment excludes ongoing foreign patent cost or out of the ordinary expenses such a interference <br /> For multiple inquiries for same IP and field of use overlap: Lab will use their current best practices to select Optionee<br />4<br />5/1/2011<br />
  5. 5. Process<br />Browse DOE’s portfolio of technologies<br />Submit business plan to appropriate lab<br />Complete Option Agreement with Lab<br />Starting working toward agreed upon milestones<br />5<br />5/1/2011<br />http://techportal.eere.energy.gov/<br />
  6. 6. FAQ<br />Q1: What companies are eligible?<br />A1: All unlicensed DOE IP is available for licensing to any company.  The Options terms offered by this program are limited to newly-created start-ups.<br />Q2: How extensive does the business plan need to be?<br />A2: It must describe the general market and business opportunity the start-up expects to address and include a set of commercialization milestones and the associated financial and personnel requirements to achieve those milestones. A lab may be willing to allow a start-up to develop a more robust business plan during the first months of the Option, so long as a preliminary plan is submitted with requisite experience and expertise and/or a credible plan for a timely acquisition of that expertise..<br />Q3: Are other government agencies also participating?<br />A3: Not at this time, this is a pilot program that may be adopted at a later date by other agencies.<br />6<br />5/1/2011<br />
  7. 7. FAQ (Cont’d)<br />Q4: Are universities eligible?<br />A4: No, but they are encourage to promote the program to their students, faculty and staff, especially with respect to IP bundling.<br />Q5: How will DOE handle multiple inquiries for the same technology?<br />A5: The labs already have procedures in place to address multiple inquiries. Typically the goal is to deploy the technology as widely as possible. So, limited field of use may be considered. If there’s an overlap in interest, the competing proposals will be reviewed on their merits. <br />Q6: Is there an advantage to applying early?<br />A6: Absolutely, consistent with their current business practice proposal are reviewed and evaluated as they are received by a lab. The labs will make Option/License decisions based on the proposals in hand. We suggest you apply as soon as you have a solid business proposition.<br />7<br />5/1/2011<br />
  8. 8. FAQ (Cont’d)<br />Q7: Can I obtain more than one Option?<br />A7: There is currently no limit on the number of Options a start-up can obtain. In fact, multiple Options may be useful in capturing the IP to address the needs of the start-up. However executing multiple agreements in different technology areas is not recommended and may reflect poorly on the start-up ability to meet agreed upon milestones.<br />Q8: Who can I contact if I run into any issues while applying for the program that is not being addressed by the Technology Transfer Office at the Lab?<br />A8: Each DOE Laboratory has an Ombudsman for Technology Transfer that works with the Technology Transfer Coordinator at DOE Headquarters. The contact information for the Ombudsman can be found at each laboratory website. Please contact the Ombudsman if there are any issues in which you feel an impartial view might be helpful.<br />8<br />5/1/2011<br />
  9. 9. FAQ (Cont’d)<br />Q9: Can the start-up work with a foreign entity?<br />A9: Yes, however there are existing US Manufacturing Licensing requirements that would be part of any exclusive license. In addition there are ITAR and Export Control obligations that any US company looking to work offshore must meet.<br />Q10: Will all program participants get to present at ARPA-E?<br />A10: No. All participants in the program will compete for an opportunity to present at ARPA-E Innovation Summit. <br />Q11: What will the ultimate license terms be?<br />A11: The program only applies to Option Agreements to enable greater access to DOE technologies. The ultimate terms will be negotiated consistent with the lab’s standard licensing practice.<br />Q12: Will an Option affect my eligibility for other DOE programs?<br />A12: No. Applying or receiving an Option will have no impact on your qualification for any other DOE opportunity.<br />9<br />5/1/2011<br />
  10. 10. Thank you!<br />
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