15 Feb '12, 2pm

Clean Tech's Challenge of "The Disconnect"

Clean Tech's Challenge of "The Disconnect"

That was a question left on the minds of the 400 attendees at the eighth annual Clean-Tech Investor Summit, co-produced by Clean Edge and IBF, and chaired by Technology Partners’ Ira Ehrenpreis, on Feb. 1-2 in Palm Springs, California. In the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, government budget constraints at all levels, and the Solyndra bankruptcy fallout, the clean-tech industry continues to face a huge challenge of perception in the investment and political arenas. And in both financial markets and election campaigns, perception quickly becomes reality. The clean-tech industry is growing up in a sound-bite, 140-character world that’s very easily exploited by forces that want to marginalize the industry for their own political or financial gain. So the “S word” Solyndra spooks policymakers and potential investors alike. In that skeptical and even hostile environment, com...

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