VantagePoint Venture Partners

GE, VantagePoint Back Solar Tech Startup 1366

GE and venture capital firm VantagePoint have joined in a round of funding of $28.4 million for solar manufacturing technology company 1366 Technologies. This is an $8.4 million extension of the $20 million round announced in October.

Mobile Search Firm ChaCha Raises $20 Million

ChaCha, which lets users call or text message a query and receive an answer shortly afterwards, has raised $20 million in a round of funding…

VantagePoint: Hunting for Greentech Startups In China

With China’s greentech-friendly government policies, the country’s super hot economy, and the need for resource management for the rapidly booming population, China is clearly becoming a greentech world leader. And the VCs at VantagePoint Venture Partners want a piece of it.