SURVEY: Top 10 US Cleantech Cities


  1. Create a yearly report that will list all resources of the cleantech industry in cities across the us.
  2. Crowd-source research to people in the community (that’s you)
  3. Offer it free to the community
  4. To see a longer story of why we’re creating the report, see the blog post: SURVEY: Who are the Top 10 US Cleantech Cities


We’re mainly looking for information for the following ten cities, but are not limited to them if you’re from other cities.

  1. Denver/Boulder
  2. New York City
  3. San Francisco
  4. Boston
  5. Washington DC
  6. Seattle
  7. Portland
  8. Chicago
  9. Los Angeles
  10. Philadelphia

How you can help?

  1. Fill out any and all information on the survey. Any information will help
  2. Forward to anyone and everyone you may know that has information on the subject.


  1. Be specific with your answers, we’re looking for concrete resources that people can utilize.

City Specific Information

1) Quality of Investor Community:

-Cleantech specific investors in your city (angel networks, VCs, etc)

2) Cleantech Talent

-Universities with cleantech oriented programs. PLEASE BE SPECIFIC

-Think tanks

-Local training programs

-Local experts

3) Resources

-Government Polices

-Green Incubators

-Non-profits/Industry Associations

-Business Plan Competitions

-Local Events

4) Existing Cleantech Companies. Please list companies you’re aware of located in your city.

-Large Companies (Public)

-Middle Size Companies (Large but not public)

-Small Businesses


Here’s the Survey

If the embeeded link doesn’t work you can also follow this link to go to the survey.

Thanks for the help, you rock!