19 Aug '11, 12pm

Guest Post: When is Cleantech Cleantech Enough?: Roaring, respectful debates around the conference table engul...

Guest Post: When is Cleantech Cleantech Enough?: Roaring, respectful debates around the conference table engul...

Roaring, respectful debates around the conference table engulf our team at Chrysalix on a regular basis. We believe these help the team come to better decisions. From time to time, this debate centers around potential investments and whether they meet the mandate of our clean energy fund. How can this be so hard? We want things that are “early stage,” are “technology,” are “energy-related” and in the end, are “good for the planet.” For a long time, we have struggled with many biofuel investments. The Bush administration supported ethanol from corn, which we could never understand, as we couldn’t find how it was a benefit on a whole-product lifecycle. The hardest mandate issues revolve around the “dirty” industries: coal, oil, concrete, mining, metal processing -- you get the idea. Purists tell us that we should avoid these completely. We have taken the opposite view. These...

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