Made By ADL Ventures

Monetizing Innovation

Creation of an “innovation conveyer belt” to commercialize internally-developed ideas and technologies


For a large electric utility, ADL developed the process to maximize the market potential for latent internally-developed technologies.


Open innovation challenges to leverage the new venture ecosystem to solve gnarly technical challenges


Winner of Department of Energy Innovative Pathways grant

Successful challenges with Sto Corporations (Building Materials) and PG&E (Woody Biomass)

ABC Collaborative

A DOE-funded organization to facilitate networking and collaboration among innovators in building construction


This first-of-its-kind network launched in Fall 2020 and is open to new members specializing in high-performance building and construction technologies

Manufacturing Hub

Platform to support hardware innovators, facilitating connections with established manufacturers


Winner of the U.S. Department of Energy’s American Inventions Made (AIM) Onshore Prize


ADL rarely begins an engagement with a blank whiteboard. We come to the table with existing products and frameworks – Made by ADL Ventures – to accelerate our impact.

Our product offerings range from pure digital platforms like Manufacturing Hub to technology-enabled services like ProblemSpace to bespoke consulting engagements tailored to the unique requirements of our clients across legacy-sector industries.