We are Venture Capitalists and Impact Investors

We invest in companies that can deliver top-tier venture capital returns and enable social, environmental and economic benefits. In fact, we believe healthy financial performance and positive social change are inherently connected. That’s why we invest in and help nurture outstanding entrepreneurs and companies in Cleantech, Information Technology, Health Care, and Sustainable Products and Services.

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—   All Three Units of 392 megawatt Ivan­pah Solar Elec­tric Gen­er­at­ing Sys­tem Now Deliv­er­ing Solar Power to California’s Elec­tric Grid — NIPTON, Calif.; Feb. 13, 2014 ¾ NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG), through its […]

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By Elon Musk, Peter Rive and Lyn­don Rive SolarCity has signed an agree­ment to acquire Silevo, a solar panel tech­nol­ogy and man­u­fac­tur­ing com­pany whose mod­ules have demon­strated a unique com­bi­na­tion of […]

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News

The Impact Generation Has Arrived

Forbes
June 26, 2014

By Nancy Pfund, Eitan Hochster, and Yonatan Lan­dau Imag­ine for a minute that you can invest in one of two com­pa­nies: Both pro­vide lunch to schools. Com­pany A is very […]

What’s Holding Back Impact Investing?

Fast Company
June 25, 2014

By Jes­sica Leber Over its eight year his­tory, Rev­o­lu­tion Foods, a startup that pro­vides afford­able, healthy school lunches to chil­dren in the U.S., has raised more than $70 mil­lion from a […]

Tesla freed up its patents. Does anyone care?

EnergyWire, E&E Publishing
June 16, 2014

By David Fer­ris, E&E reporter Tesla Motors Inc. seemed to take the high road when it announced last week that it would spur the devel­op­ment of elec­tric cars by opening […]

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