AC-NET Clean Tech Competition


Entry deadline


Competition Organizer

Anaheim Center for New Energy Technologies

Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
  • Technology - Green
Who's Eligible

Open to early-stage companies with a clean technology solution that either addresses an energy or water challenge facing Southern California or that benefits Anaheim, California's electric or water customers.

Important Dates

The deadline to enter the competition is July18, 2011. Companies will present their business plan to the judges in Mid-August, 2011, and the first and second place companies will be announced on September 12, 2011, at CleanTech OC's annual conference in Irvine, California.

Competition Prizes

1st place: $10,000 cash prize

2nd place: $5,000 cash prize

Other Info

New this year, the top ten finalists in the competition will be evaluated using OCTANe’s LaunchPad evaluation process, which provides detailed, quantitative, and actionable feedback on business plans and investment presentations.