What Investors Look For In Digital CleanTech Part 2

Lisa Cohn of RealEnergyWriters continues her interview with Rachel Barge, partner at Greenstart, a seed investor for cleantech startups, about its latest round of funding--and what the company seeks in cleantech software companies.   What Investors Look For In Digital CleanTech Part 2 ] … [Read more...]

What Investors Look For In Digital CleanTech Part 1

Lisa Cohn of RealEnergyWriters interviews Rachel Barge, partner at Greenstart, a seed investor for cleantech startups, about its latest round of funding--and what the company seeks in cleantech software companies.   What Investors Look For In Digital CleanTech Part 1 ] … [Read more...]

Energy efficiency: The unsung hero of our times

Guest blog By Steve Cowell January 5, 2010 As our economy continues to sputter, one little-noticed industry has been booming for a while now: energy efficiency. The sector is hiring like crazy -- a fact that speaks volumes about the close relationship between clean energy and the economic recovery that we're all waiting for. Energy efficiency … [Read more...]

Is green energy our new plastics industry?

By Elisa Wood December 17, 2009 If The Graduate were written today, Mr. McGuire’s career tip to Benjamin probably would have been “green,” rather than “plastics.”  But it’s likely Benjamin would have responded in the same quizzical way: “Just how do you mean that, sir?” It was difficult to envision the vast number of new products, businesses and … [Read more...]