Today in Cleantech

There’s an interesting post from Venrock Capital’s Matthew Nordan regarding the correlation of natural gas pricing with demand response compensation for frequency…

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Financing the next generation of great cleantech ideas

Despite many challenges — from disappointing EV sales to the headaches in subsidizing solar — the cleantech sector survived 2011. Where is it headed next? It is clear that early-stage companies and ideas hold the keys to future growth, much like the first wave of Internet companies did for later companies like Twitter, Groupon and Square. But in a market where VC funding primarily goes toward later-stage companies, the question is, How will those early-stage players find adequate funding?…

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