venture capital

01 Mar

Nanosolar Raises $20M for Printable Thin Film Solar


Nanosolar, which uses nanotechnology to print thin film solar, closed $20 million to fund¬†expansion. The …

01 Mar

SolarCity Grabs $81M in Equity Financing

Energy Boom

California-based solar energy system provider SolarCity has secured $81 million in equity financing the company …

01 Feb

2011 U.S Cleantech Investments

The Green Market Oracle

Overall 2011 was a good year for cleantech in the US and the numbers indicate …

05 Jan

Cleantech Funding Starts Strong in 2012!

Greentech Media

Venture firms and strategic investors in cleantech started 2012 off strong with five investments so …

12 Dec

Green Chemical Venture Fund Launches

Green Chemicals

As I am preparing for my incoming article on ICIS Chemical Business about renewable chemicals …

04 Nov

U.S Q3 Venture Capital: $1.1B

Energy Boom

According to a new report by Ernst & Young, U.S. venture capital (VC) investments in …

14 Jan

2010: The Year of VC for Solar, Wind, and Energy Efficiency

According to a recently published report by Peachtree Capital Advisors, a New York-based investmentbank, investors loved renewable energy in2010. …

04 Jun

“There is no such thing as a Moore’s Law in energy”

Greentech Media

Every week someone at a conference will suggest, "What we need is aMoore’s Law for …

24 May

American Investors Looking Into Israeli Cleantech

Green Prophet

The Pope was in Israel earlier this month, bringing with him thousandsof Catholic pilgrims (and …

22 Apr

Ausra Scores $25.5 Million

Greentech Media

Ausra, the solar-thermal equipment maker who recently changed its business plan, said Tuesday night it …