News on deals, companies, technologies, subsidies and growing investments in all cleaner, greener, efficient, renewable sectors worldwide.
Deal Wednesday: $20 Million for Biofuel Stations, Veolia Plunges into Ice and Hot Garbage A third round for Propel Biofuels. The 2010 North American Utility Smart Grid Deployment Survey GTM Research polls utility smart-grid decision makers on deployment plans. Why Wall Street Will Pay You To Renovate Your House Don’t worry. This time, [...]
Honda, Nissan Not Having Same Problems with Gas Pedal Details of the hybrid recall Solar Roundup: HelioVolt, Hoku, Petra, Amonix, ECD Funding, forecasting, and fulminating Want to Go Green? Buy a Rolex, Stop Paying Taxes And quit visiting your in-laws too? Saul Griffith explores the low-watt lifestyle. The Electric Taxi, Courtesy of [...]
8 February 2010 DEALS NEWS... US solar company 1366 Technologies raises $5.15m in venture capital Global solar company Trina Solar and AE Photonics to deliver 40MW of solar modules in 2010 Valero Renewables closes Jefferson ethanol plant purchase OTB Solar partners forms alliance with German solar company Roth & Rau Energy group [...]
4 February 2010 DEALS NEWS... Southern California Edison to buy power from Recurrent Energy’s solar projects BP and bioethanol developer Verenium extend bioethanol collaboration Siemens to boost renewable investment in India UK awards £22m to marine technology innovators Click here for the newsletter...
3 February 2010 DEALS NEWS... EDP Renováveis acquires 85 per cent of Italian Wind from Co-Ver for €12m Denham Capital injects additional $108m into geothermal developer Vulcan Power Click for the newsletter...
February 3, 2010 Partner Announcement: JETRO to Hold U.S.-Japan Clean Tech Symposium in San Francisco on February 18th Event to Explore Benefits of Partnering With Japanese Companies (more…)
Japan Smart Grid Companies Coming to U.S. It’s like the 80s but different. Josh Becker: A Potential Greentech Voice in Gov’t It means putting his VC career on hold, but could also mean improved energy policy in CA. A Closer Look at the Q Microbe Qteros says its microbe can cut the cost of cellulosic ethanol way down. Maxwell and [...]
2 February 2010 DEALS NEWS... Rentech Energy Midwest secures $62.5m in debt financing AMSC receives $70m order for Chinese wind turbines Electric vehicle infrastructure developer Coulomb Technologies secures $14m in Series B funding Shell and Cosan to form Brazilian bioethanol joint venture in Brazil Tesla Motors announces IPO Waste [...]
INTRODUCING THE GLOBAL INNOVATION COMMONS, founded by Dr. David E .Martin, Executive Chairman, M-CAM, Fellow, The Batten Institute, University of Virginia
1 February 2010 DEALS NEWS... Evergreen Energy increases public offering to $8.7m Energy efficiency company Fuel Tech secures $2.6m of emission control orders US DOE closes $1.4bn loan to Nissan to advance electric vehicles Wind turbine factory to drive an energy revolution in Wales, says BWEA Amtech’s total fiscal 2010 solar orders [...]