Energy Excelerator

Letter From Marrakech, Lessons From Dr. Jonathan Pershing

After 4 legs and 30 hours of travel, a third of the Energy Excelerator team arrived in Marrakech, Morocco, for meetings in conjunction with the United Nations COP22 conference. Amongst many noteworthy conversations, Dr. Jonathan Pershing, lead climate negotiator for the US, shared 5 key perspectives on the Conference of the Parties (“COP”) process and his focus for the next 5 years.

SOCAP Recap: Investment Success In Clean Energy

The Social Capital Markets Conference (SOCAP) is one of the premier gatherings on impact investment and social entrepreneurship. The conference has historically been primarily focused on getting money into hard to reach areas–getting basic human services (sanitation, clean water, etc.) to those who need it most. Cleantech discussions at SOCAP … [continued]

Solar Software Company kWh Analytics Raises $5M Series A Round, Launches PowerLock Production Guarantee

kWh Analytics, a San Francisco based solar data management startup, today announced the close of a $5 million Series A round of financing. The announcement coincides with the launch of kWh Analytics’ new PowerLock financial product, which increases equity returns of solar projects by combining the world’s largest solar production … [continued]