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BladeRunner Awarded DOE SBIR

BladeRunner is pleased to announce another major milestone! The Department of Energy’s Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) has selected BladeRunner along with six other companies for their Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. BladeRunner will lead a 9 month... Read More

Business Development Intern

Join the BladeRunner team as a Business Development Intern for the summer! BladeRunner Energy is a clean energy start-up company with offices in Bend, OR and Nijmegen, the Netherlands. BladeRunner is bringing to market a biomimicry-based micro-hydro technology... Read More

BladeRunner Awarded Proof-of-Concept Grant

The BladeRunner Team is pleased to share that Cascadia CleanTech Accelerator (CCA) has awarded our Company with a grant that will support our first pilot project. BladeRunner is partnering with the Energy Systems Engineering department at Oregon State... Read More

EDCO Annual Luncheon

BladeRunner Co-Founder and CTO, Moriel Arango, was invited to participate as a panelist in the EDCO Annual Luncheon. Moriel was able to speak about the BladeRunner technology, the impact we’re having in the state and the various ways... Read More

BladeRunner goes International

As per January 1, 2019 BladeRunner has a new representative office in the Netherlands. Located in Nijmegen, the Dutch office is a stone’s throw from one of the largest rivers in Europe, the Waal. The Dutch office will... Read More

BladeRunner Featured by EDCO

The Economic Development for Central Oregon (EDCO) is a non-profit corporation supported by private and public members and stakeholders, whose mission is to create middle-class jobs in Central Oregon. Their team has been very supportive of BladeRunner’s mission and is... Read More

BladeRunner Selected as Standout Company

After participating in the Cascadia CleanTech Accelerator, powered by CleanTech Alliance in Seattle and VertueLab in Portland, BladeRunner was selected as a Standout Company. The team plans to use the funds from the award to support an ongoing collaboration with a local... Read More

Creating Light

The latest round of full scale testing focused on connecting the BladeRunner power takeoff system to an electrical generator. In addition to creating light, the team was able to verify the model developed to predict generator performance. This... Read More