The BladeRunner Team is pleased to share that we took home the Early Stage prize at the Bend Venture Conference! Our brilliant CTO, Moriel Arango, gave an inspiring pitch to over 400 hundreds investors and technology enthusiasts who were... Read More
Open Water Testing
The PAX Scientific and BladeRunner Teams completed the first of many open water tests in September 2017. The main goal was to characterize the performance of the flexible tether and compare it to flume results. The team will... Read More
BladeRunner Awarded Phase II Grant
The National Science Foundation has again chosen to support the BladeRunner technology. The PAX Scientific and BladeRunner teams have been awarded a Phase II grant through the NSF’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. The project will build on... Read More
BladeRunner Rotor Testing
On June 8, 2016, the BladeRunner team traveled to California State University, Chico to test four different rotor types as part of our National Science Foundation Small Business Innovation Research Project. Using the controllable flume, the team measured... Read More
The National Science Foundation Awards BladeRunner!
Partners PAX Scientific and Real NewEnergy have received funding from the National Science Foundation to continue their work on BladeRunner. The grant has been awarded through NSF’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program and will focus on validating... Read More
BladeRunner is Official!
With an encouraging proof of concept test and initial market validation, The BladeRunner Energy Company has been officially formed. The team is energized and excited for the challenges and opportunities that we will encounter on this journey to bring affordable clean... Read More
Potomac River Rotor Test
On April 24, 2014, the BladeRunner team waded out into the cool waters of the Potomac River for a concept test featuring the PAX Rotor connected to a power drill by a flexible steel cable. This marked one... Read More