Memo To EPA Chief Pruitt: Let’s End Subsidies For Fossil Fuels, Not Renewables

Gov­ern­ment hand­outs for coal, oil and gas dwarf those for wind and solar. Envi­ron­men­tal Pro­tec­tion Agency Admin­is­tra­tor Scott Pruitt recent­ly pro­posed elim­i­nat­ing fed­er­al tax cred­its for wind and solar pow­er, argu­ing that […]

AMS Beefs Up Leadership Team With SolarCity’s Grid Services Guru

Ryan Han­ley will spear­head the com­mer­cial stor­age company’s prod­uct devel­op­ment, as it ramps up for a major util­i­ty con­tract. After the depar­tures of two high-lev­­el lead­ers, Advanced Micro­grid Solu­tions picked […]

Andela featured in the New York Times

Seni Suly­man, Andela’s coun­try direc­tor in Nige­ria, join­ing col­leagues for a video call in Lagos. He said the com­pa­ny “is a plat­form for giv­ing peo­ple who want to learn and […]

Mapbox closes $164M financing

SAN FRANCISCO — When Eric Gun­der­sen, the chief exec­u­tive of a map­ping start-up called Map­box, met Masayoshi Son, the head of the Japan­ese con­glom­er­ate Soft­Bank, in late July, he expect­ed […]

DBL invests in Andela

Andela, a tech train­ing and devel­op­ment out­sourcer for African coders, rais­es $40M Andela, a start­up that trains devel­op­ers in Africa and hires them out to glob­al tech com­pa­nies, has raised […]