Energy / Clean Technology / Environmental

Known as the Evergreen State, Washington State’s economy embraces clean technologies, business-driven energy efficiency and environmental solutions.  As a region, Spokane is leading the way in creating innovative and exciting best practices.

Our region is fortunate to be home to a number of globally, regionally and nationally significant companies in a variety of sectors that provide services and products in areas as diverse as:

  • Metering and communication solutions
  • Energy and utility management solutions
  • Power system protection and monitoring
  • Energy and hydrogen fuel cell storage
  • Smart building construction
  • Solar solutions
  • Environmental control and waste-to-value solutions
  • Energy auditing

Advantage Spokane

  • Spokane has been named a regional Smart Grid Center of Excellence.
  • The greater Spokane region is home to over 20 environmental services firms.
  • Spokane’s higher education system includes five universities and two community colleges.
  • Washington State University is leading research in energy and the environment in Smart Grid, renewables, bio-fuels, precision agriculture, air and water.
  • Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is a DOE research facility with a focus on energy and environmental research and solutions.            
  • Incentives 


Clean Tech Alliance Washington 
Pacific Northwest Clean Tech Open
Startup Spokane