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Company Information:

Name: Altaeros Energies, Inc.
Address: 377 Summer St.
Floor 0
Boston, MA 02210-1707
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $249,964.00 2
SBIR Phase II $450,000.00 1

Award List:

Robust Airborne Wind Turbine Shroud for Production of Low Cost Renewable Energy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Benjamin W. Glass, Chief Executive Officer – 734-646-4378
Award Amount: $99,964.00
Hundreds of existing wind power projects have transformed communities by creating jobs, improving economic development, and reducing environmental pollution. However, 85 percent of rural communities cannot utilize wind power today due to community concerns or poor wind resources at ground level that… More

Robust Airborne Wind Turbine

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Benjamin W. Glass, Chief Executive Officer – 559-245-2771
Award Amount: $450,000.00
Wind turbines have reshaped rural America by boosting incomes, creating jobs, and harnessing local energy sources. However, conventional tower-mounted wind turbines have three main problems that limit their potential: (1) only about 12 percent of communities have strong enough ground winds to make… More

SBIR Phase I: Low-cost, High Performance Fabrics for Inflatable Sructures

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Ben W. Glass
Award Amount: $150,000.00
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will develop a novel low-cost, high-performance fabric suitable for long service life helium inflatable structures, including aerostats and airships. Traditional fabrics for lighter-than-air (LTA) applications utilize woven polyester or vectran… More