NewNet Daily Newsletter: Deal round-up: US bioenergy deals become central cleantech focus Essential industry insights: cleantech, renewables, sustainability NewNet Daily Newsletter 21 January 2013 Shaun Kingsbury, CEO of the Green Investment Bank, to speak at the upcoming LP-GP Forum: Clean Energy & Sustainability taking place in London next month Deal News Deal round-up: US bioenergy deals become central cleantech focus PREMIUM Proparco to invest $10m into RenewGen Enviro Ventures India Wanxiang in new plan to buy A123 Blue Sun secures licence for Chevron biofuel technology Goldman Sachs sees ‘worst over’ for green sector as it increases funding efforts Germany’s DSD Steel buys wind component-supplier SIAG Nordseewerke LA’s Staples Center goes green MORE DEAL NEWS » Company News Stock round-up: Lithium-ion strong despite Boeing’s Dreamliner woes PREMIUM EU regulation creates opportunities in ex-Soviet states PREMIUM Alkane Energy sees strong growth in 2012 Hydrodec expects bumper 2012 revenues Chevron completes PV micro system MORE COMPANY NEWS » Fund News BNP Paribas Clean Energy Partners team spins out to create Glennmont Partners PREMIUM Equistone closes first independent fund on €1.5bn PREMIUM Experience and contacts lead Emerald to shine amid tough market conditions PREMIUM Prime Ventures holds first closing of fourth tech fund on €100m SVB Capital nears final target for fifth VC fund of funds PREMIUM MORE FUND NEWS » Policy News Departing Salazar creates Arizona solar zone US Trade Commission confirms tariffs will be made on Chinese wind turbine tower imports MORE POLICY NEWS People News DOE appoints Bill Drummond to run Bonneville Power Administration MORE PEOPLE NEWS » Deal Radar (PREMIUM CONTENT) Deal Leads Resource management investor has cash to spend in sector European fund manager remains bullish on renewables market Luca Technologies opens $7.5m equity round after pulling IPO Amsterdam VC to raise more cash for technology opportunities Venture capital investor has cash to spend on promising tech companies Goldman Sachs sees ‘worst over’ for green sector as it increases funding efforts MORE DEAL LEADS » Deal Profiles Project development consortium aims to engage with developers and investors in South America MORE DEAL PROFILES Latest Analysis (PREMIUM CONTENT) Renewable energy venture capital deal-flow drops to six year low Despite renewable power accounting for the majority of US energy venture deals in 2012, the segment also had its worst year in six years, with just 69 deals raising $1.2bn, according to a new report. MORE ANALYSIS » News | Deal Radar | Events NewNet Twitter | Deal Radar Twitter | Join NewNet LinkedIn | Forward to a friend NewNet is a trading name of New Energy World Network Ltd. (Company no. 06695690). Copyright © 2013 New Energy World Network (NewNet). All rights reserved.