Sweet, Sweet Ethanol: Brazil invests $50 million to improve efficiency of transforming sugarcane to ethanol – Renewable Energy Access.
$$$ for Early-Stage: Cleantech companies are invited to apply for the Keiretsu Forum. Accepted companies could receive capital in the range of $500K-$3 million – Seattle Post Ingelligencer.
SiGen Snags $23M: Developer of technology for semiconductor, display, optoelectronics and solar markets gets another funding round. The company has now raised over $117 million in total VC funding—PE Hub.
Motley Opinion on Bill: The Motley Fool’s Jack Uldrich throws in his two cents about the energy bill passed by the House last week, with a bit of interesting investment advice – The Motley Fool.
Efficient=Less Green?: HP’s Christian Belady says that data center energy woes are caused by the dropping price of computation. “As cost goes down, demand goes up,” he said—The UK Register.