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Bloomberg TV Features Lucid Energy on “Planet Forward”
VIDEO: Hydroelectric Power That Won’t Hurt the Environment
Bloomberg West: 11/04/2013

VIDEO: Water bureau teams up with energy company
KGW-TV: 09/25/2013

VIDEO: In-pipe turbines to generate electricity from drinking water…
KATU-TV Stumptown Startups: 09/13/2013

PHOTOS: Gallery: The making of Portland’s new energy-producing water pipe
Sustainable Business Oregon: 03/26/2013

VIDEO: Portland Water Pipes to Generate Renewable Energy
WaterWorld Weekly Newscast: 12/31/12

VIDEO: Riverside celebrates its 4th generation turbine from Lucid Energy
Riverside City Watch: 05/22/2012

VIDEO: Generating power from water pipes in Riverside
WaterWorld Weekly Newscast: 05/04/2012

FEATURED STORIES (full list below):

Turning Water Pipes into Electrical Generators
Planet Forward: 11/18/2013 – [features Bloomberg TV story] Lucid Energy CEO Gregg Semler is interested in changing the way we think about our drinking water, specifically in terms of hydroelectricity.

Lucid’s Portland hydropower project hits the stretch run
Sustainable Business Oregon: 09/25/2013 – Lucid Energy teamed with the Portland Water Bureau and its contractors Wednesday to install the company’s electricity-generating pipe system outside a reservoir now being constructed in the Powell Butte area.

Lucid nabs $5.7M for in-pipe energy projects
Sustainable Business Oregon: 08/15/2013 – Lucid Energy has raised $5.7 million as it continues to craft its in-pipe hydroelectric system.

Turning pipelines into power generators
Public Works: June 2013 – Energy performance contracts deploy new type of in-pipe turbine to generate electricity from gravity water pipes.

In-conduit hydropower ready for global growth
World Water: May/June 2013 – Lucid Energy’s in-conduit hydropower system is poised for global growth following NSF certification, venture capital funding and – most importantly – proven results.

Lucid Energy honored for environmental sustainability
HydroWorld: 06/12/2013 – Renewable power developer Lucid Energy has been recognized by Sustainia for its LucidPipe Power System. Sustainia – an international think tank that focuses on “sustainable transformation in sectors, industries and our everyday life” – named Lucid Energy to its Sustainia100 for the company’s “positive social, economic and environmental impact.”

Lucid hits Portland project stretch run, lands key investor
Sustainable Business Oregon: 06/06/2013 – Lucid Energy officials said this week that its innovative Portland water-driven power project is nearly ready to go. Lucid completed all of the zoning, permitting, approval and contract processes required for the Conduit 3 Hydroelectric project, or the LucidPipe Power system, for the Portland Water Bureau.

Lucid strikes deal for company to install, operate its in-pipe hydro power system
Portland Tribune: 06/04/2013 – Site Based Energy, a four-year-old Idaho company, has agreed to be the principal investor and operator of a new in-pipe hydro power system developed by Portland’s Lucid Energy called the Conduit 3 Hydroelectric Project.

In-Pipe Hydropower System Blurs the Line Between Energy Generation and Pipeline Efficiency
Water Utility Infrastructure Management (UIM): 04/06/2013 – Water and energy are inextricably linked, a concept referred to more and more commonly as the water-energy nexus…

Lucid Energy, Portland clean tech startup, secures $650,000 investment
The Oregonian: 03/07/2013 – A Portland startup sees opportunity in all that water coursing through municipal pipes under city streets. Investors agree, committing $650,000 to help Lucid Energy develop and deploy its technology to generate hydroelectricity from water flowing beneath our feet. Read more…

Creating Electricity from Water & Sewer Pipes
Efficient Gov: The city of Portland’s Water Bureau is teaming up with Lucid Energy to implement its first in-pipe hydroelectric system as a source of renewable energy. Read more…

Municipal Water Pipelines Generate Energy
World Water: Municipal water distribution pipelines can generate renewable energy using the LucidPipe Power System. Read more…

Making Green Power Inside a Water Pipe
Portland Tribune: Imagine producing cheap hydropower without having to build a dam or threaten migrating salmon. Portland startup LucidEnergy says it’s figured a way to do it — inside a water pipe. We’re not talking high-tech. It’s clean tech, part of a wave of emerging technology companies that help improve the environment. Read more…

Water-to-Wire Turbine Produces Power from Pipes
Forbes: 04/05/2012 – Lucid Energy, a Portland, OR-based hydrokinetics start-up company, has pioneered what it calls a “water-to-wire energy recovery solution” that allows large, gravity-fed pipes to moonlight as electric power plants. Read more…

RECENT COVERAGE:

How smart funding helps water tech innovation flow
GreenBiz.com: 12/12/2013 – OurCrowd’s first entry into the water sector came earlier this year, when it funded Lucid Energy, a provider of an in-pipe hydropower system that generates electricity from water moving through large-diameter pipes.

Water enters the great crowdfunding debate
Global Water Intelligence: November 2013 – OurCrowd’s first exposure to the water sector came earlier this year, when it funded Lucid Energy, a provider of an in-pipe hydropower system that generates electricity from water moving through large-diameter pipes.

Can You Turn Your Home Into A Hydroelectric Plant?
Forbes: 11/27/2013 – …a company called Lucid Energy of Portland, Oregon, which installs vertical-axis turbines inside pipes and electricity generators on top of them. By removing excess pressure in gravity-fed systems, the company reckons it can generate 100 kilowatts or more without disrupting flows. Delightfully, this system can also work on effluent flows–a new form of energy from waste.

Turning Water Pipes into Electrical Generators
Planet Forward: 11/18/2013 – [features Bloomberg TV story] Lucid Energy CEO Gregg Semler is interested in changing the way we think about our drinking water, specifically in terms of hydroelectricity.

City water pipes in East Portland to produce electricity via moving water
Portland Tribune: 09/26/2013 – Lucid Energy has completed the installation of its first Portland system capable or producing hydro energy from moving water inside pipes.

Lucid’s Portland hydropower project hits the stretch run
Sustainable Business Oregon: 09/25/2013 – Lucid Energy teamed with the Portland Water Bureau and its contractors Wednesday to install the company’s electricity-generating pipe system outside a reservoir now being constructed in the Powell Butte area.

Turning pipelines into power generators
Public Works: June 2013 – Energy performance contracts deploy new type of in-pipe turbine to generate electricity from gravity water pipes.

In-conduit hydropower ready for global growth
World Water: May/June 2013 – Lucid Energy’s in-conduit hydropower system is poised for global growth following NSF certification, venture capital funding and – most importantly – proven results.

In-conduit Hydropower
The Water Report: June 15, 2013  – The water-energy nexus  – the interdependency between water and energy  – is fast becoming a hot topic of conversation on the world stage.

With Terminator’s nod, Lucid lands top global honor
Sustainable Business Oregon: 06/11/2013 – Portland’s Lucid Energy Inc. has landed a coveted slot on a list of 100 international sustainable companies, ideas and endeavors. The LucidPipe Power System, which uses municipal water pipes to generate electricity, has made the Sustainia100 list.

Lucid Energy honored for environmental sustainability
HydroWorld:06/12/2013 – Renewable power developer Lucid Energy has been recognized by Sustainia for its LucidPipe Power System. Sustainia – an international think tank that focuses on “sustainable transformation in sectors, industries and our everyday life” – named Lucid Energy to its Sustainia100 for the company’s “positive social, economic and environmental impact.”

In-Pipe Hydropower System Blurs the Line Between Energy Generation and Pipeline Efficiency
Water Utility Infrastructure Management (UIM): 04/06/2013 – Water and energy are inextricably linked, a concept referred to more and more commonly as the water-energy nexus…

Lucid Energy receives NSF certification for in-conduit hydro turbines
HydroWorld: 03/27/2013 – Renewable power developer Lucid Energy has received NSF certification for its in-conduit hydro turbine systems, the company announced. The Portland-based company — manufacturers of the LucidPipe Power System — were awarded NSF/ANSI Standard 61 certification for its 24- and 42-inch turbines after testing by NSF International.

Lucid Energy, Portland clean tech startup, secures $650,000 investment
The Oregonian: 03/07/2013 – A Portland startup sees opportunity in all that water coursing through municipal pipes under city streets. Investors agree, committing $650,000 to help Lucid Energy develop and deploy its technology to generate hydroelectricity from water flowing beneath our feet.

Lucid Energy first in U.S. to get investments through Israeli crowdfunding site
KATU – Stumptown Startups: 03/05/2013 – World collaboration just has a nice ring to it. Well, here’s more proof that innovation, creation and investing are more important than country lines or language barriers.

Portland In-Pipe Hydro Company Goes Global with Crowdfunding
Oregon Public Broadcasting – Ecotrope: 03/05/2013 – Portland-based Lucid Energy has rounded up $600,000 from an Israeli crowd-funding group called OurCrowd.

Lucid Lands Israeli Crowdfunding Cash
Sustainable Business Oregon: 03/05/2013 – Lucid Energy officials said their company has become the first U.S. enterprise to receive money from an Israel crowdfunding specialist.

Israel’s OurCrowd provides funding for Oregon’s Lucid Energy
Globes (Israel): 03/05/2013 – Israeli crowd-sourcing investment platform OurCrowd has provided its first funding in the US, financing Oregon-based renewable energy systems developer Lucid Energy Inc.

Portland Could Generate Renewable Power in City Water Pipes
Oregon Public Broadcasting – Ecotrope: 02/25/2013 – Could the city of Portland generate its own hydropower without environmental impacts to fish and stream flows? That’s what Portland-based Lucid Energy Inc. has proposed.

Startup to produce electricity with Portland’s drinking water
Stumptown Startups: 01/29/2013 – Watch enough Portlandia episodes or simply walk down the street, and it’s clear Portland is the place to find people “going green”…

Power of the Pipes: Lucid Energy Generates Electricity Inside Water Utility Pipes
IMT Green & Clean Journal: 01/17/2013 – Hydroelectric power is one of the oldest green energy technologies in the world, dating as far back as the early 1800s…

Creating Electricity from Water & Sewer Pipes
Efficient Gov: 01/17/2013 – The city of Portland’s Water Bureau is teaming up with Lucid Energy to implement its first in-pipe hydroelectric system as a source of renewable energy.

Portland, Oregon Will Soon Generate Hydroelectric Power in Water Pipes Under City Streets
EcoHome: 01/08/2013 – The inside of city water mains has up to this point not been a newsworthy place. With in-pipe power generating turbines, that is now poised to change.

Lucid Energy, Portland Water Bureau install city’s first in-pipe hydroelectric system
Green Manufacturer: 01/07/2013 – Renewable energy systems provider Lucid Energy and the Portland (Ore.) Water Bureau have agreed to terms and are set to begin the permitting process for construction of the city’s first in-pipe hydroelectric system.

City to harvest energy from water pipes
Process Engineering: 01/02/2013 – Lucid Energy, a company pioneering the development of in-pipe hydropower, is to construct a system to harvest electricity from gravity-fed water pipes in its home city Portland.

Portland Water Bureau Set to begin construction on in-pipe hydroelectric system
Water Technology: 01/02/2013 – Lucid Energy and the Portland Water Bureau have agreed to terms and are set to begin the permitting process for construction of the city’s first in-pipe hydroelectric system…

Portland’s In-Pipe Hydro On Its Way
Earth Techling: 12/28/2012 – More than a year after they broached the idea of working together, Portland, Ore., and Lucid Energy have officially hooked up to install a system to put a turbine in a gravity-fed water pipeline in the city in order to produce electricity.

Portland signs deal for in-pipe hydro system
Hydroworld.com: 12/21/2012 – Renewable power developer Lucid Energy Inc. and the City of Portland are set to begin construction of an in-pipe hydroelectric system.

Oregon to Install First In-pipe Hydroelectric System
Stormwater Solutions: 12/21/2012 – Project will help reinforce Portland’s status as a global leader in renewable energy and green innovation.

Portland installs city’s first in-pipe hydroelectric system
Water/Waste Processing: 12/20/2012 – The city of Portland, Ore., is set to begin construction of the city’s first in-pipe hydropower renewable energy system. The project, which is slated for completion in June 2013, will help the city meet its Climate Action Plan goals and reinforce Portland’s status as a global leader in renewable energy and green innovation…

City to get green energy from inside its water pipes
Portland Tribune: 12/19/2012 – Portland-based Lucid Energy has inked a deal with the Portland Water Bureau to install a system for generating hydro energy by tapping water flowing inside a water pipe.

Lucid Energy strikes deal with Portland
Oregon Business: 12/19/2012 – Lucid Energy made a deal with the Portland Water Bureau and the city of Portland to install an in-pipe hydroelectric system.

Lucid Energy, Portland Water Bureau Installing In-pipe Hydroelectric System
Water and Wastes Digest: 12/19/2012 – LucidPipe Power System project is slated for completion in June 2013.

Oregon to have its first in-pipe hydroelectric system
Chemical Engineering: 12/19/2012 –The City of Portland, Oregon and Lucid Energy have reached an agreement and are set to begin construction of the city’s first in-pipe hydropower renewable-energy system.

Lucid Energy strikes deal with Portland to install in-pipe power system
Sustainable Business Oregon: 12/18/2012 – Lucid Energy, the Portland Water Bureau and the city of Portland announced Wednesday that they will work together to permit and install an in-pipe hydroelectric system, the company’s second in the country.

Lucid Energy and Portland Water Bureau Installing the City’s First In-pipe Hydroelectric System
Distributed Energy: 12/18/2012 – The City of Portland, Oregon and Lucid Energy have reached an agreement and are set to begin construction of the city’s first in-pipe hydropower renewable energy system

Lucid Energy and Portland Water Bureau installing the city’s first in-pipe hydroelectric system
Public Works: 12/18/2012 – The project will be the first LucidPipe system in Portland and will help the city meet its Climate Action Plan goals to facilitate the installation of at least ten megawatts of on-site renewable energy.

First LucidPipe Site Planned for Texas
Underground Construction: October 2012 – Lucid Energy announced that San Antonio Water System (SAWS) will be the site of the first LucidPipe Power System installation in Texas.

Projects: The San Antonio Water System
WE&T Magazine (Water Environment Federation): October 2012 – The San Antonio Water System has agreed to terms with Lucid Energy (Portland, Ore.) to build the first demonstration site of the LucidPipe™ Power System in Texas.

Lucid Energy Dreams
Water & Wastes Digest: 09/19/2012 – In-pipe hydropower systems spell opportunity. Water and energy are inextricably linked. It takes a lot of energy to deliver water and it takes a lot of water to produce energy. At the intersection of water and energy is a new renewable energy technology known as in-conduit or in-pipe hydropower.

Lucid Energy’s First LucidPipe Demonstration Site in Texas
The Green Economy: 09/17/2012 – A new in-pipe hydropower system produces clean, low-cost, renewable energy from the flow of water in municipal water pipelines.

Finding Cheap New Energy Under America’s City Streets
AIChE ChEnected: 09/05/2012 – The recession that hit the US in 2008 shrank city budgets, forcing departments to do more with less. Aging infrastructure and steady population growth compound the problem…

SAWS plugs into pipes for power
San Antonio Express-News: 08/24/2012 – Under San Antonio are pipes carrying a small river’s worth of water to meet the needs of the city. The San Antonio Water System now is attempting to tap into that flow to generate electricity.

Lucid Energy Signs Deal with San Antonio Water System
Water & Wastes Digest: 08/24/2012 – San Antonio Water System has agreed to terms with Lucid Energy to build the first demonstration site of the LucidPipe Power System in Texas.

San Antonio Water System to host first in-pipe hydropower demonstration site in Texas
CE News: 08/24/2012 – San Antonio Water System (SAWS) agreed to terms with Lucid Energy to build the first demonstration site of the LucidPipe Power System in Texas.

Lucid Energy in deal with San Antonio Water System
International Water Power: 08/23/2012 – Lucid Energy has signed a deal with the San Antonio Water System (SAWS) that will allow the company to build the first demonstration site of the LucidPipe Power System in Texas, US.

San Antonio Water System first in Texas to install LucidPipe Power System
Water Technology: 08/23/2012 – Lucid Energy, a provider of renewable energy systems and developer of in-pipe hydropower, announced that San Antonio Water System (SAWS) will be the site of the first LucidPipe™ Power System installation in Texas…

San Antonio Water System Taps Renewable Energy Through In-Pipe Hydropower
Flow Control: 08/23/2012 – San Antonio Water System (SAWS) will be the site of the first LucidPipe Power System installation in Texas by Lucid Energy, a provider of renewable energy systems and pioneer in the development of in-pipe hydropower.

San Antonio Water System to Host First LucidPipe Demonstration Site in Texas
Storm Water Solutions: 08/23/2012 – Lucid Energy announced that San Antonio Water System (SAWS) will be the site of the first LucidPipe Power System installation in Texas. The SAWS installation, which is slated for construction in early 2013, will provide a demonstration site…

Lucid Energy signs deal for in-pipe demonstration site
Renewable Energy World: 08/22/2012 – Renewable power system developer Lucid Energy Inc. has partnered with the San Antonio Water System to build a demonstration site for its LucidPipe Power System.

Lucid Energy wins 60 kW order in San Antonio
New Energy World Network: 08/22/2012 – US-based Lucid Energy, a company that has designed a hydropower system for water pipes, has been contracted to supply a 60kW system to San Antonio Water System.

Lucid Energy signs deal for in-pipe demonstration site
HydroWorld: 08/22/2012 – Renewable power system developer Lucid Energy Inc. has partnered with the San Antonio Water System to build a demonstration site for its LucidPipe Power System.

San Antonio Water signs deal to host in-pipe hydropower system
WaterWorld: 08/21/2012 – San Antonio Water System has agreed to host the first demonstration site of the LucidPipe™ Power System in Texas.

Lucid Energy signs deal to deploy in-pipe hydropower system in Texas
Sustainable Business Oregon: 08/21/2012 – Lucid Energy announced Tuesday that San Antonio Water System will install the LucidPipe Power System, an in-pipe hydropower generation system, as the company’s first demonstration site in Texas.

Lucid Energy Gets Power from Water Pipes
Revmodo: 07/31/2012 – Think of it as a little tiny hydropower plant. Lucid Energy of Portland, Ore., has come up with a five-blade turbine that can be installed inside a water pipe, generating electricity as the water flows toward homes and businesses.

Center Highlights In-Pipe Hydropower Systems
Chem.Insider Daily: 07/17/2012 – At an event held on April 26, 2012 at Riverside Public Utilities (RPU), Lucid Energy, a provider of renewable energy systems and pioneer in the development of in-pipe hydropower, officially opened its first Center of Excellence and celebrated the first commercial installation of the LucidPipe™ Power System.

Projects: Lucid Energy
Water Environment & Technology Magazine: June 2012 – Lucid Energy (Portland, Ore.) in April officially opened its first Center of Excellence and celebrated the first commercial installation of the LucidPipe™ Power System at Riverside (Calif.) Public Utilities.

Lucid Energy unveils in-pipe generating unit
PennEnergy: 06/01/2012 – Renewable technology firm Lucid Energy unveiled its new LucidPipe Power System and launched its Lucid Energy Center of Excellence.

What About Water?
Climate Solutions: 05/16/2012 – Lucid Energy CEO Gregg Semler explains why we need to start thinking about water the way we think about energy today…

VIDEO: Generating power from water pipes in Riverside
WaterWorld Weekly Newscast: 05/04/2012

Public Utility Churns Out Energy with In-Pipe Hydropower System
Flow Control: 04/30/2012 – Lucid Energy, a provider of renewable energy systems and pioneer developer of in-pipe hydropower, officially opened its first Center of Excellence and celebrated the first commercial installation of the LucidPipe Power System April 26 at the Riverside Public Utilities (RPU) in Riverside, Calif.

Lucid Energy Opens Center of Excellence
International Water Power: 04/27/2012 – Renewable energy systems provider Lucid Energy has officially opened its first Center of Excellence and has celebrated the first commercial installation of the LucidPipe Power System.

Turbines Harvest Energy from Water Pipelines
Energy Prospects West: 04/17/2012 – A Portland startup has created an in-pipe hydropower turbine that allows anyone with a large-diameter, gravity-fed water pipeline to generate electricity.

Lucid Energy set to unveil in-pipe generating unit
Hydroworld: 04/10/2012 – Renewable technology firm Lucid Energy will unveil its new LucidPipe Power System and launch its Lucid Energy Center of Excellence at an upcoming event.

Power system produces electricity from water pipelines
Green Manufacturer: 04/05/2012 – This renewable energy system enables large users of energy and water such as industrial facilities to produce what the company says is clean, reliable, low-cost electricity from their water pipelines.

Green & Clean: In-Pipe Hydropower System
ThomasNet News: 04/05/2012 – In-pipe hydropower system will not impede flow/operations.

New form of DG? Using water pipes to generate electricity
Smart Grid News: 04/03/2012 – Now a Portland, Oregon-based startup is adding a new form of distributed generation to the list – “in-pipe hydropower”…Anyone with a big pipe  – a water utility, a wastewater facility, an industrial facility, an irrigation system – can install a system from Lucid Energy to generate electric power from the movement of the water.

Lucid Energy Announces Commercial Availability of LucidPipe
Storm Water Solutions: 03/30/2012 – Power system for in-pipe hydropower to produce low-cost electricity…

Power System for In-Pipe Hydropower
Chem Insider Daily: 03/29/2012 – Lucid Energy, a provider of renewable energy systems and pioneer in the development of in-pipe hydropower, has announced the commercial
availability of the LucidPipe™ power system.

Lucid Energy planning ‘Centers of Excellence’
Sustainable Business Oregon: 03/28/2012 – Portland energy startup Lucid Energy in April will unveil the first of at least three “centers of excellence” across the country designed to showcase its in-pipe hydropower technology. The company this week said its LucidPipe Power System is now available commercially.

Northwest Pipe partner Lucid’s new system ready
The Columbian: 03/27/2012 – Portland-based Lucid Energy on Monday announced the commercial availability of its LucidPipe Power System for large energy and water
users, a project it developed in conjunction with Vancouver-based Northwest Pipe Co.

Empowering Water: Water to Energy
Energy & Infrastructure: Spring 2012 – For the managers at Riverside Public Utlilties (RPU) in California, it was an “ah-ha” moment. Inspired by rising power costs and the desire to use more renewable energy, RPU considered wind and solar. But when Lucid Energy approached it with an entirely new concept – the ability to use RPU’s water pipelines to generate in-pipe hydropower – everyone around the table realized it was the way to go.

Water to Energy
Energy & Mining International: Spring 2012 – Lucid Energy’s LucidPipe in-pipe hydro system produces renewable energy from water pipelines.

Municipal Water Pipelines Generate Energy
World Water: Jan/Feb 2012 Issue – Municipal water distribution pipelines can generate renewable energy using the LucidPipe Power System.

Go With the Flow
Manufacturing Today: Spring 2012 Issue – Lucid Energy’s LucidPipe Power System offers a new alternative energy source for municipal, agricultural and industrial clients.

Portland startup Lucid Energy celebrates first commercial installation
The Portland Tribune:
02/23/2012 – LucidEnergy, a Portland startup that developed a new way to create clean renewable energy by harnassing the power of moving water inside pipes, is celebrating its first commercial installation, in Riverside, Calif.

Water Utilities Turning to On-Site Power
WaterWorld: 12/01/2011 – Water utilities are increasingly turning to on-site power systems to help reduce energy costs. Three recent projects include use of a waste heat turbine generator, an in-pipe turbine system that generates power from water flow in pipelines, and a floating island solar system.

In-Pipe Hydropower Deal for Portland
Earth Techling: 10/28/2011 – While environmental regulations governing streams and rivers present challenges to deploying small hydropower in the great outdoors, the next frontier for such water turbines may be the “streams” that flow beneath our city streets…

Riverside Public Utilities Wins AWWA Award for LucidPipe In-pipe Hydropower System
Water Efficiency: 10/28/2011 – Riverside Public Utilities (RPU) was awarded a 2011 Outstanding Energy Management Award…

Lucid Energy Inks Agreement with City of Portland, Portland Water Bureau and PDC
Distributed Energy: 10/28/2011 – Lucid Energy Inc., a renewable energy technology company and pioneer in the development of in-pipe hydropower systems…

In-conduit hydro system for Portland, US
International Water Power: 10/27/2011 – Renewable energy technology company Lucid Energy is to develop an in-conduit hydropower system within the city of Portland in Oregon, US.

Lucid Energy to develop citywide hydropower system
Power Engineering: 10/26/2011 – Lucid Energy Inc. has signed an agreement with the Portland Development Commission (PDC) and the city of Portland, Ore. to partner on the development of a hydropower system within the city.

Lucid Energy Inks Agreement With Portland Water Bureau
Water & Wastes Digest: 10/21/2011 – The city of Portland, Ore., will receive an in-conduit hydropower system from Lucid Energy…

VIDEO: Lucid Energy joins Portland’s Clean Energy Cluster:
City of Portland, Oregon: 10/18/2011

Direct Link to the video at YouTube

Portland in talks for in-conduit hydropower system
Daily Journal of Commerce: 10/18/2011 – The Portland Development Commission announced today that it signed a memorandum of understanding with the city of Portland and  a private company Lucid Energy for the development of an in-conduit hydropower system in Portland.

Lucid Energy to work with Portland on hydropower system
Portland Business Journal: 10/14/2011 – Lucid Energy Inc., the city of Portland, the Portland Water Bureau and the Portland Development Commission will sign a memorandum of understanding…

Lucid Energy to sign MOU with city of Portland
Oregon Business:
10/14/2011 – Lucid Energy Inc. and the city of Portland will sign a memorandum of understanding to work together in developing an in-pipe hydropower system.

Lucid Energy to sign MOU with city of Portland
Sustainable Business Oregon: 10/13/2011– Lucid Energy Inc., the city of Portland, the Portland Water Bureau and the Portland Development Commission will sign a memorandum of understanding…

Interest in Micro-Hydropower Grows
Energy Prospects West: 10/11/2011 – Advocates of a largely untapped form of renewable-energy production — one that uses tiny turbines to generate power from water flows in pipes and irrigation canals — are cheering a recent decision…

Lucid Energy makes Portland its headquarters
Oregon Business: 10/05/2011 – Lucid Energy, a company that harvests power from turbines within water pipes, has set up its headquarters in Portland.

Lucid Energy brings HQ to Portland
Portland Business Journal: 10/05/2011 – Lucid Energy, a company that harvests power using a turbine that turns inside water pipes, has established its headquarters in Portland and plans to close a $5 million series A investment to fund its growth.

Lucid Energy sets up shop in Portland
Sustainable Business Oregon:
10/04/2011 – Lucid Energy Inc., a company that harvests power using a turbine that turns inside water pipes, has established its headquarters in Portland and plans to close a $5 million series A investment to fund its growth.

Riverside Public Utilities to Receive AWWA Outstanding Energy Management Award
Press Release: 09/29/2011 – Riverside Public Utilities in Riverside, California has been chosen by the California-Nevada Section of the American Water Works Association (AWWA) to receive its 2011 Outstanding Energy Management Award, for its ongoing, in-system study of the LucidPipe Power System.