MassCEC Portfolio Companies
MassCEC supports Massachusetts cleantech companies through both direct equity and debt investments. These investments span a diverse range of companies across various stages and sectors of the cleantech industry. By investing in promising and economically sustainable companies, MassCEC seeks to advance clean technology, fill funding gaps in the market, create green jobs in the Commonwealth and leverage private capital. A selected MassCEC portfolio is below.
1366 Technologies is a manufacturer of multicrystalline solar wafers that increase efficiency and cut material costs by up to 50 percent.
7AC Technologies is a manufacturer of high efficiency HVAC systems for commercial buildings.
Acumentrics is a developer of solid oxide fuel cell technology and rugged uninterruptible power supplies.
Bevi is a developer of smart point-of-use water and flavored beverage machines, eliminating bottled water usage and reducing energy consumption associated with the bottled drink industry by over 80%.
Bigbelly Solar manufactures solar powered, waste-compacting bins for use in municipalities and public spaces such as parks, beaches, amusement parks, and universities.
CIMCON Lighting has developed an intelligent wireless outdoor lighting control system that reduces energy use.
CoolChip Technologies is the developer of high efficiency kinetic heat sink for advanced electronics cooling.
eCurv is the developer of a software solution, supplemented by a hardware installation, that manages and reduces peak demand through the digital queuing of electric loads.
Ekotrope is a developer of building design software that improves energy efficiency while decreasing both capital expenditures and operating expenses of the building.
EnergySage is a solar comparison shopping platform that reduces customer acquisition cost and sales cycle time.
Essess is the developer of scalable thermal imaging technology to identify specific energy efficiency improvements.
FastCAP Systems is the developer of nanotube-enhanced ultra-capacitors that reduce the cost of hybrid vehicles and grid storage.
GreatPoint Energy produces clean, low cost natural gas from coal, petroleum coke, and biomass utilizing a catalytic hydromethanation process.
Loci Controls has developed a two part system of continuous monitoring and automatic control for the optimized collection of landfill gas.
MC10 is an advanced materials company commercializing specialty flexible semiconductors.
MTPV is a developer of thermal PV technology that enables high-efficiency heat-to-electricity conversion.
OptiRTC is the developer of technology that intelligently optimizes storm water management infrastructure.
PanelClaw is the developer of commercial flat roof photovoltaic mounting systems.
Powerhouse Dynamics has developed a technology to monitor, analyze and control assets, operations, and energy in portfolios of small commercial locations.
Retroficiency has developed web-based building energy analytics software to perform energy audits. In October 2015, Retroficiency was acquired by Ecova, successfully exiting MassCEC's portfolio.
SLIPS has developed a highly repellent surface coating which repels contaminants. Applying SLIPS to a ship’s hull reduces marine fouling that creates significant drag, resulting in an 86% increase in fuel efficiency.
SolarOne Solutions is the developer of stand-alone PV-powered lighting systems and accompanying controllers.
Vionx Energy has developed an energy storage solution for the grid that optimizes flow battery technology to deliver long run-time and cost-competitive operation.
WeSpire is an employee engagement platform that enables individuals and entire organizations to drive measurable, positive impact in areas of sustainability, volunteering, health and wellness, and corporate citizenship.