10 Apr '12, 2pm

D.light Design’s CEO on Innovation, Energy, and Emerging Markets: As a reporter based in California's Silicon

D.light Design’s CEO on Innovation, Energy, and Emerging Markets: As a reporter based in California's Silicon

As a reporter based in California's Silicon Valley, I am guilty of a certain degree of American and California-centric myopia. There is the occasional tendency to accept that one-percenters driving Fisker Karmas and Tesla Roadsters are actually the vanguard of a renewable energy economy. Or that residential energy dashboards or pretty thermostats are the key to a coal-free future. Upon reflection, none of these technology-rich products pass the Chindia test. The "Chindia test" is a term coined by VC investor Vinod Khosla that suggests energy solutions must work in China and India if they are to have any material impact. So how does an entrepreneur make a difference in emerging markets like China or India or in certain cases, the U.S.? The Berkeley-Stanford Cleantech Conference on April 12 at the Stanford campus explores that question from a number of angles. Mr. Khosla wil...

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