Clean Energy Trust is dedicated to accelerating clean energy technology in the Midwest. The companies Clean Energy Trust has supported have gone on to raise more than $139 M in follow-on investments and create over 300 jobs. Funded through the Clean Energy Challenge and the Clean Energy Prize Fund, our portfolio companies present a diverse range of solutions to build a better, more sustainable world, driven by innovation and the desire for positive change.


Manages a platform to commercialize a solvent-based biomass conversion that delivers cost-disruptive production of specialty and commodity drop-in chemicals.