Posted: 20 Jun 2014 09:00 AM PDT
In a recent blog post entitled, “All Our Patent Are Belong to You,” Tesla CEO Elon Musk tore down the patent wall. Musk emphasized that the liberation of the patents will help Tesla in recruiting the best technical talent despite “some wide-eyed looks” from people on the board and management team.
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 08:00 AM PDT
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 07:00 AM PDT
I put “sector” in quotation when talking about the cleantech sector because we all know that this is really a collection of a wide variety of markets and applications gathered under a consistent investment thesis. Cleantech isn’t a sector; it’s a lens for finding big opportunities across sectors.
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 06:00 AM PDT
I recently wrote about how our risk tolerance affects our estimation of the social cost of carbon, but obviously that’s not the only place that risk shows up in our energy systems. Fossil fuel based electricity is also exposed to a much more prosaic kind of risk: the possibility that fuel prices will increase over time.
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 05:00 AM PDT
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 04:00 AM PDT
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Posted: 19 Jun 2014 10:00 AM PDT