TITLE

VENTURE CAPITAL FIRMS ARE BACKING THE RENEWABLE ENERGY INNOVATORS

PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
BioCycle;Dec2004, Vol. 45 Issue 12, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the involvement of venture capital investors in the financing of renewable energy industry in the United States. Growth of demand for renewable project finance; Viability of alternative energy/renewable energy.
ACCESSION #
15386386

 

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