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04 Sep

Private Sector Green Investments Tops $3.6 TRILLION!


Private investors are putting almost $1 trillion annually into green businesses and technologies, bringing the total …

23 Aug

The 12 Greenest Private Equity Firms

The Green Market Oracle

Green private equity is a vital funding mechanism that helps entrepreneurs secure sustainable venture capital. …

13 Aug

SolFocus Looking to Close a $35M Round E

Greentech Media

Advanced Equities is helping concentrated photovoltaics (CPV) systems vendor SolFocus raise its Round E of …

29 Jul

Getting Bullish on Cleantech

The Green Light Distrikt

Lately, I’ve been feeling very bullish on cleantech, from my perspective anyway. I’ve had a …

10 Jul

Aw Snap! Q2 2012 Cleantech Investment Down

Greentech Media

Global cleantech investment dropped to $1.6 billion in the second quarter of 2012, down 14 …

04 Jul

SoloPower Raises $10M for Flexible CIGS

Greentech Media

SoloPower, a manufacturer of CIGS-based flexible thin-film solar panels, raised a bit more debt and …

25 Jun

Soladigm Lands $55M for Smart Windows

Greentech Media

Soladigm, the Milpitas, Calif.-based startup with windows that change color and tint to save energy …

03 Jun

Solar Mosaic Raises $2.5M


Solar Mosaic has raised $2.5 million in its first round of funding for its crowdfunding website …

12 Apr

Q1 2012 Cleantech Investment Nosedives

Greentech Media

Global green energy investment stumbled badly in the first quarter of 2012, falling to levels …

29 Mar

Semprius Lands $7.5M for CPV

Greentech Media

Can concentrated PV (CPV) compete against the still-plunging prices of standard photovoltaics? Semprius and its …

27 Mar

PREVIEW: 1Q Cleantech VC Investment Numbers

Greentech Media

Despite the headwinds of the economy and the difficulty of bringing cleantech firms to market, …

07 Mar

MiaSole Grabs $55 Million


In a tough time for a solar company – especially a thin-film manufacturer – to …