TITLE

CMEA Ventures Considers $500M Clean-tech Fund

AUTHOR(S)
Moresco, Justin
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;8/26/2008, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on plan of San Francisco, California-based CMEA Ventures to launch a $500 million fund targeting growth-stage clean tech companies. According to executive Jim Watson, they noticed a white space in the clean tech industry beyond venture funding and prior to conventional finance and the need for large amounts of capital to build plants and scale operations. The firm hired Ali Iz to weigh the pros and cons of launching such a large fund.
ACCESSION #
36670601

 

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