BRITE Powers Change to Cleaner, Brighter Future

Warren, Ohio

WARREN, Ohio – BRITE Energy Innovators plans to build off its success in 2023 by continuing to provide programs that leverage economic development and job creation through clean energy initiatives and technological advances. “As we step into 2024, we see a future full of potential,” says Victoria Rusu, strategic partnership director.  BRITE, a 501(c)3 based […]

BRITE supports clean-energy innovation in the Mahoning Valley

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Reposted from Ideastream Public Media | By Rachel Abbey McCafferty BRITE has a big goal. It wants to help save the planet. BRITE is a clean energy incubator nestled in the heart of downtown Warren. The organization offers a variety of services for startups, from coaching to open lab space to specialized accelerator services. Since its […]

Mission Possible: BRITE Energy Innovators in Warren creating green tech jobs

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WARREN, Ohio — “We believe that climate change is real, and that technology is the only way that we’re going to solve that,” said Rick Stockburger, the President and CEO of BRITE Energy Innovators. It’s an energy revolution, in the heart of Warren, Ohio. BRITE Energy Innovators is a job-creating non-profit focused on reinventing the energy space. […]

YBI, Brite to Help Develop Green Product Manufacturing Hub

Warren, Ohio

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Business Incubator and Brite Energy Innovators in Warren will take part in an effort to establish an economic hub for green product manufacturing in the Upper Appalachian region and create a regional supply chain for the products, services, technologies and construction materials that comprise the green building industry. The two […]

BRITE awarded $180,186 ARC ARISE grant to develop and deploy smart grid modeling

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WARREN, OHIO — The BRITE Energy Innovators (BRITE) announced that it has been awarded $180,186 in funding from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) to support its involvement with an innovative project, “Forming the Smart Grid Deployment Consortium (SGDC) and Expanding the HILLTOP+ Platform.” The funding was made available through ARC’s Appalachian Regional Initiative for Stronger […]

BRITE, #1 Cochran Team Up to ‘Drive Meaningful Change’

BRITE CEO shaking hands with #1 Cochran official in front of a large check for $10,000 to BRITE Energy Innovators

WARREN, Ohio – Brite Energy Innovators and #1 Cochran Chevrolet Buick GMC are partnering to “drive meaningful change within the automotive industry and beyond.” #1 Cochran, a member of the BRITEnetwork, is supporting Brite’s commitment to clean energy solutions with a $10,000 donation, a news release states. The companies are also teaming up to launch […]

Clean energy jobs help power Ohio

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Ohio clean energy and clean transportation jobs grew by 4.6% in 2022, second only to Kansas and in a tie with Michigan, according to a new jobs report. Also, Ohio ranked third among 12 Midwest states for number of jobs in the sector with 114,395, the Clean Jobs Midwest Report states. Among the dozen states, […]

National Coalition of Clean Energy Incubators – Led by the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator – Adopt Principles to Advance & Support Biden Administration’s Commitment to Justice40

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The Coalition’s Justice40 Principles Commits Incubators to Prioritizing Opportunities for Underrepresented Cleantech Entrepreneurs, Investing in Disadvantaged Communities & Ensuring the Clean Energy Economy Benefits All Americans LOS ANGELES, Sept. 21, 2023 /PRNewswire/ —  Leaders of the nation’s most innovative clean technology incubators–via the National Coalition of Clean Energy Incubators (NCCEI) led by the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI)–adopted […]

BRITE Receives Grant to Build Diverse Pipeline of Entrepreneurs

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WARREN, Ohio – Brite Energy Innovators will receive a $100,000 grant from the Cleveland Foundation to support the development of a diverse pipeline of clean energy entrepreneurs. BRITE looks to build new partnerships to promote awareness and accessibility of its services. The company will also host outreach events in the Cleveland area, fostering dialogue and […]