Making HardTech Easier

The REACH Energy Accelerator: Helping entrepreneurs commercialize energy hardtech innovation

Value in Services
No cost • No travel
Cohort #1
Begins Q1 of 2022
+ 12 months of support
10 Seats
Apply by December 1st
Startups • Founders

Apply by December 1, 2021



The REACH Energy Accelerator’s inaugural cohort is now open to energy startups, entrepreneurs and founders in the 12-state Rocky Mountain Great Plains region.

As a participant, your company will plug into the best people, tools and resources in energy hardtech commercialization, including:

  • Consulting
  • Prototyping
  • Testing
  • Technoeconomic analysis support
  • Market research

Project Partners

  • Colorado School of Mines
  • Colorado State University
  • Idaho National Lab
  • Iowa State University
  • Kansas State University
  • Montana State University
  • National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL)
  • North Dakota State University
  • Oklahoma State University
  • South Dakota School of Mines
  • Texas Tech University
  • University of Arkansas
  • University of Colorado Boulder
  • University of Nebraska
  • University of New Mexico
  • University of Utah
  • University of Wyoming
  • Utah State University
  • Wichita State University
  • Wyoming Ranch