At the GreenNet conference in San Francisco, Ethernet co-inventor Bob Metcalfe talks about Internet principles that should be applied to building a "smart" energy grid.
The bubble in clean tech is because of global warming--and we can solve global warming if we take our cue from the Internet, says Ethernet icon Bob Metcalfe.
Energy is seeing Internet-speed innovation, which will challenge assumptions about how fast global warming and energy problems can be solved, says Internet figure Bob Metcalfe.
Investors say we've already experienced "mini bubbles" driven by hype or subsidies. But there remains a societal push for cleaner and domestic sources of energy.
Interim CEO Bob Metcalfe to step aside as GreenFuel Technologies names a permanent CEO one year after a company shake-up.
Speaking at the MIT Energy Conference, famed venture capitalist sees a "green-tech boom," but he says it's happening too slowly to address global energy challenges.