Tuesday, March 28, 2006

Venture Cap finally thinks it’s time

Venture Cap finally thinks it’s time

On the flip side of the Time article, here’s some good news:

At the Cleantech Venture Network conference in San Francisco this week, Doerr was bullish on the prospect of green energy and put some focus on the money to be made in the space. He also highlighted the need for good policy as well, including the use of emissions trading schemes – it’s starting to really seem imminent that the US will in some way step up its leadership role, take some responsibility and sign Kyoto. Hopefully this will push the post-2012 negotiations with some stronger targets. Here’s a recap of the Venture Cap take on the issue:

http://www.mercurynews.com/mld/mercurynews/business/14185196.htm