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Clean Technology Venture Investment Totaled $5.6 Billion in 2009 Despite Non-Binding Climate Change Accord in Copenhagen, Finds the Cleantech Group and Deloitte
Strong M&A and IPO activity in Asia and an increased share of VC investment in Europe underscore the global growth of cleantech SAN FRANCISCO, January 6, 2010 - The Cleantech Group, providers of leading global market research, events and advisory services for the clean technology ecosystem, along with Deloitte, which provides [...]
06 January 2010 DEALS NEWS... Korean Development Bank plans acquisition of Daewoo Engineering Nordic Windpower raises $38m in venture financing B&W biofuel subsidiary acquires Swedish environmental company AMSC to develop 5MW of turbines for Chinese offshore wind market UK-based growth investor Lyceum Capital invests in energy [...]
Spain’s Solar Export Ambition by Greentech Media Magma Energy: A Geothermal Stock at a Reduced Price by Travis Johnson A.P. Moeller-Maersk and POSCO: Green Investments? by Bill Paul How Lawmakers Are Creating Capital Gaps in Greentech Research by Greentech Media Green Watch: What to Expect from CES and the Detroit Auto Show by Greentech [...]
04 January 2010 DEALS NEWS... Bain Capital to invest up to $124m in Himadri Chemicals Motech to purchase GE Energy’s Delaware solar module assembly operation Green chemistry company Segetis picks up $17.2m in Series B round Fuel Tech awarded air pollution control orders totaling $2.2m Boralex adds 47MW of wind power in France Centrica [...]
Welcome to CLEANWATCH. Each issue offers the latest news, events, and other resources on clean energy, transportation, water, and materials. Don't Think of a Solar Panel by Ron Pernick For all the recent discussion about climate and carbon, I think we're missing a critical point. Climate is only one part of the larger global economic, energy, [...]
By Nick Hodge | Saturday, January 2nd, 2010 Welcome to the Green Chip Review Weekend Edition — our insights from the week in everything alternative and cleantech, as well as links to our most-read Green Chip Review and sister publication articles. Overall, it was a great year for cleantech. Major drivers this year included global stimulus [...]
By Eric Wesoff Here's a quick look at Venture Capital investment in Greentech over the last year. We'll dive into the details next week. VC investment in green technologies totaled $4.85 billion in 356 deals in 2009. Although the dollar total is down from 2008’s $7.6 billion, the number of deals total actually exceeded last year’s total. [...]
By Ucilia Wang It has been a year of drama for the solar industry. Solar panel makers and their suppliers and customers had to scramble to draw up survival plans. Now it looks like the worst is over. Or, at least that's what companies are hoping for. Read more...
NewEnergyNews Daily Headlines (click here for main page: http://www.NewEnergyNews.net/) SUNDAY WORLD, 12-27: * THE WORLD’S CLIMATE & THE NEW PLAYERS * NEW CHINA LAW REQUIRES PURCHASE OF ALL NEW ENERGY * ISLAND NATIONS SEE ISLANDS OF SUCCESS IN COPENHAGEN DEAL * SWEDISH-SCOTTISH DEAL TO DEVELOP WAVES * BRAZIL WIND SOLD ON [...]
24 December 2009 DEALS NEWS... LDK Solar closes follow-on public offering of 16.52 million shares $5m in US Recovery Act funding will leverage $22m for eight biogas projects Ludgate Environmental Fund leads €8.1m Terra Nova investment Click here for the newsletter...