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How Soon Until We See Energy Efficiency Backed Securities?

Jon Guerster of Groom Energy on the market opportunity for financing energy efficient building upgrades through a shared savings approach.
Clearing the Project Finance Hurdle in Cleantech

Clearing the Project Finance Hurdle in Cleantech

Clean technology (for the most part) is a world of materials and physical processes, requiring significant capital investment right from the outset. Here is my advice to developers looking for finance.
Financing Innovative Clean Energy Technologies

Financing Innovative Clean Energy Technologies

Our fifth installment of our Finance Series, "Making it Happen: Financing Innovative Clean Energy Technologies", was held on June 9th. Here's a short video of some of the highlights from our panelists.
How big cleantech VCs can suffer from negative selection bias

How big cleantech VCs can suffer from negative selection bias

One of the challenges for cleantech VCs, and for VCs in general right now, is the potential negative selection bias that comes from being a large fund. Especially the large, big-name firms with "go big or go home" perspectives on their investments.
Getting A Grasp on Customer Finance

Getting A Grasp on Customer Finance

On Tuesday we held the fourth installment of our ongoing Finance Series. We had a great discussion and have created a short "highlight" video that hits on some of the key themes.