From Invention to Innovation Metadata

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  • Main Title From Invention to Innovation


  • Author: Rorke, M.
    Creator Type: Personal


  • Sponsor: United States. Department of Energy.
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: US Department of Energy (United States)


  • Name: National Renewable Energy Laboratory (U.S.)
    Place of Publication: Golden, Colorado
    Additional Info: National Renewable Energy Lab., Golden, CO (United States)


  • Creation: 2000-07-18


  • English


  • Content Description: The Inventions and Innovation Program, formerly known as ERIP (Energy-related Inventions Program), was established by the U.S. Congress in 1974. The program offers assistance to independent inventors and very small businesses engaged in developing new energy-saving technologies. The program remains clearly focused on energy generation and savings. The I&I Program funding is based on a competitive proposal process.
  • Physical Description: vp.


  • STI Subject Categories: 14 Solar Energy
  • Keyword: Inventions And Innovation (I& I)
  • Keyword: Energy Savings
  • Keyword: Small Businesses
  • Keyword: Sources Of Capital
  • Keyword: Innovation Process
  • STI Subject Categories: 29 Energy Planning, Policy And Economy
  • STI Subject Categories: 32 Energy Conservation, Consumption, And Utilization
  • Keyword: Planning
  • Keyword: Competitive Proposal Process
  • Keyword: Commercialization Strategies
  • Keyword: Inventions
  • Keyword: Prototype Development
  • Keyword: National Renewable Energy Laboratory Inventions And Innovation (I& I)
  • Keyword: Energy Generation
  • Keyword: Technology
  • Keyword: Market Analysis


  • Other Information: PBD: 16 Sep 1999


  • Name: Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports
    Code: OSTI


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Book


  • Text


  • Report No.: NREL/BR-330-26620
  • Report No.: DOE/GO-10099-810
  • Grant Number: AC36-99GO10337
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 757073
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc710441


  • Display Note: National Renewable Energy Laboratory Area Office, 1627 Cole Boulevard, Golden, CO 80401-3393 (US)