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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.


SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — What if a Florida tomato could be left on the vine long enough to turn red and fully develop its fla­vor — and still be ripe […]

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Farm­ers Busi­ness Net­work (FBNSM), the ground­break­ing inde­pen­dent farmer-​​​​to-​​​​farmer net­work, today announced the launch of major new tech­nolo­gies and ser­vices that expand the network’s agro­nomic intel­li­gence. FBN also launched its FBN […]

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Siva Power Lands $25M to Chase Giga-​​Scale Domestic Thin-​​Film Solar Production

Greentech Media
By Eric Wesoff
May 30, 2017

              It’s extremely dif­fi­cult to raise ven­ture cap­i­tal fund­ing for solar hard­ware com­pa­nies, but some­how Siva Power just raised $25 mil­lion for its thin-​​​​film […]

Wal-​​Mart, Advanced Microgrid Solutions to Turn Big-​​Box Stores Into Hybrid Electric Buildings

Greentech Media
By Jeff St. John
April 11, 2017

A part­ner­ship to bring bat­ter­ies and grid flex­i­bil­ity to Wal-​​​​Mart stores, start­ing with 40 megawatt-​​​​hours of resource in South­ern Cal­i­for­nia. Advanced Micro­grid Solu­tions has landed the world’s largest retailer as […]

SpaceX Successfully Reuses Rocket

By Geoff Brumfiel
March 31, 2017

The most expen­sive part of doing busi­ness in outer space is get­ting there. The pri­vate space flight com­pany SpaceX thinks it can change all that, and Thursday’s suc­cess­ful reuse of […]

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