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clean-tech investor summit 2009


Can Dorsey hit the jackpot with Twitter and Square?

Jack Dorsey is now CEO of both Twitter and Square. Running one big company is tough. Now he has two.

By October 5, 2015


Road Trip 2009

Daniel Terdiman hits the road yet again, this time to find the tech and science hot spots in the Rockies and Great Plains. You're invited to follow along on his travels--without getting the left-arm sunburn.


Jack Dorsey takes on second act as Twitter CEO

One of Twitter's co-founders has come back to help the troubled social-networking company. Seen as part artist, part visionary, the question facing Dorsey now is whether he can turn the company around.

By October 5, 2015


Clean-tech investors take cue from biotech

Venture capitalists continue to stay bullish on green tech but more people in the field say start-ups need to reconsider how best to successfully fund their businesses.

By December 19, 2008


Web 2.0 Summit now courting clean-tech start-ups

Conference theme reflects the "greening" of Silicon Valley, using the Web and tech to address environmental and social challenges.

By July 7, 2008


Bubble shmubble, say clean-tech investors

Private equity and venture capital pros say the investment bubble fear is unavoidable in the clean-tech sector, but that they are more than willing to risk it.

By June 23, 2008


Former CIA head Woolsey is now clean-tech investor

James Woolsey, a clean-energy enthusiast with a strong energy security agenda, joins clean-tech venture capital firm VantagePoint Venture Partners.

By May 21, 2008


Khosla: Crazy clean-tech ideas yield breakthroughs

Investor Vinod Khosla says radical clean tech is needed for climate change. Technology pathways that lead to dramatic change will work; others are a dead end.

By September 24, 2008


Khosla on clean tech: Let's get real

Silicon Valley investor Vinod Khosla says the clean-tech industry needs to focus on "real stuff, not fashion."

By September 16, 2008


Obama ups clean-tech cred at convention

Long-time clean-tech investor Nancy Floyd of Nth Power says Obama's energy proposals are favorable to developing the green-technology industry in the U.S.

By August 27, 2008


Facebook's Russian uber-investor explains strategy

Known for pumping huge amounts of money into companies on the verge of going public, investor Yuri Milner talks at the Web 2.0 Summit conference about why he doesn't take seats on boards of directors.

By November 16, 2010