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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, Sustainable Products and Services, and Healthcare.

Spotlight

Bloomberg North Features DBL’s Nancy Pfund

Impact Investing: Making Money and a Difference

Founder and Man­ag­ing Part­ner Nancy Pfund is one of the pio­neers of impact invest­ing, as one of the first investors in Pan­dora, Tesla and SolarCity. In an inter­view with Bloomberg […]

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Octo­ber 22, 2015 — by Kather­ine Tweed|Greentech Media: The com­pany plans an expan­sion into Rwanda and seeks to reach 1 mil­lion homes in Tan­za­nia by 2017. Off-​​​​Grid Elec­tric closed a Series C investment […]

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News

Planet in the News: S.F. is at the center of a booming business in tiny satellites

San Francisco Chronicle
By Benny Evangelista
September 26, 2016

Nearly six decades after Russia’s tiny Sput­nik 1 made satel­lite his­tory, the Bay Area has become a launch­pad for a new type of space race. As many as a dozen local […]

ADVANCED MICROGRID SOLUTIONS AND OPUS ONE ANNOUNCE $16.4M NORTH AMERICAN MULTI-​​UTILITY MICROGRID PROJECT

PR NewsWire
September 20, 2016

Inter­na­tional Con­sor­tium to Pro­vide Grid Solu­tions for U.S., Canada SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Advanced Micro­grid Solu­tions (AMS) and Opus One Solu­tions (Opus One), announced today the devel­op­ment of a $16.4 […]

SoCal Edison’s Grid Edge Experiment Contracts for 125MW of Batteries and Demand Response

gtm
By Jeff St. John
September 13, 2016

Advanced Micro­grid Solu­tions, Nex­tEra, NRG, Swell, Hecate and Con­ver­gent win con­tracts for bat­ter­ies and demand response in Orange County pilot project. South­ern Cal­i­for­nia Edi­son has picked six com­pa­nies to build […]

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