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Why Venture Capitalists are No Longer Seeing 'Green': And How the Sector Will Overcome

February 19, 2014 by Clean Energy Leadership Institute

VC and Green Investment

As a sector, cleantech did not prove to be a profitable investment for many of the venture capitalists who were zealous about the idea of a triple bottom line underlying their investments. Investment in cleantech, especially after 2005 when the price of gas hit $50 per barrel, seemed logical.[read more]

Two New Green Investing Options Could Help Avoid The Carbon Bubble

November 8, 2013 by Silvio Marcacci
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Green Investment

It’s one of the biggest hurdles facing fossil fuel divestment: Where to find sustainable investment options that create secure returns on investment in an energy market dominated by fossil fuels. But thanks to action taken by two investment funds, that hurdle has just been lowered.[read more]