The Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster of North Carolina (RTCC) was formed to enhance the Research Triangle’s competitiveness in the cleantech sector. We will build upon our exceptional local strengths in smart grid, smart transportation and smart water and continue to nurture new areas of cleantech innovation. It's what we do. Innovate to make our clean technology companies more successful in their mission. Accelerate the growth of the Research Triangle’s clean technology economy and reputation. Sustain and grow a world-class clean technology cluster. Our Vision: To foster innovation, commercialization, economic growth and market transformation through collaboration and leverage of the Research Triangle’s clean technology assets. Our area sets the standard for cleantech, with hundreds of companies and thousands of employees engaged in creating business models that also create a more sustainable environment. Smart Grid. Smart Transportation. Smart Water. It’s all here and it’s all good.