The next generation of Silicon Valley’s sustainability investing needs strategic corporates

June 12, 2018 by  
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Four Kleiner Perkins partners have launched a new $350 million fund for investing in startups with major funding from strategic corporate investors.

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Amonix Claims 39% Cell Efficiency for Its Concentrating Photovoltaic Solar Panels

April 21, 2010 by  
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Photo: Amonix Kleiner Perkins Invests $129.4 Million in the Californian Company Are venture capitalists un-tightening their grips on their wallets? In what is one of the biggest green deals of the year so far, the uber-VCs at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers have decided to invest $129.4 million dollars in Amonix, a firm that specializes in concentrating photovoltaic solar power

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California’s River Delta Needs Back Up Before Disaster Hits (Video)

April 21, 2010 by  
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Photo via wikipedia The Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta is a major hub for California’s agriculture and water, serving 23 million people and 3 million acres of crop and grazing land. It’s also the home of over 700 native species of plants an animals. Yet around 220 government agencies have jurisdiction in the Delta, which means managing it can sometimes get harry as interests compete

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TED Talk – Edith Widder Discovers New Deep Sea Life By Mimicking Bioluminescence (Video)

April 21, 2010 by  
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Bioluminescence is that other-worldly way animals can make themselves glow.

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Lessons From Eyjafjallajökull: Air Freight Is Going To Kill Us All

April 21, 2010 by  
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Wikipedia It isn’t a particularly big volcano by Icelandic standards. Even its name is boring; it translates into English as “island-mountains glacier.” But it has been fascinating to watch its effects around the world. Jeff Rubin says “It may well be a dress rehearsal for what lies ahead.” …

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