Pecan Street’s PLATFORM for Product Launch (Pecan Street Leveraged Assets for Technology Feasibility Review, Optimization and Marketing) links third-party validation of emerging technologies with subsequent investment decisions. PLATFORM streamlines the process of obtaining investment based on technology validation and provides potential funders with concrete data on which to base investment decisions. Start-ups with a clean energy hardware innovation targeted at the residential and/or small commercial sectors and who have a functioning prototype can learn more and apply here.