Cleantech Focus Chicago Investigates Energy Efficiency in the Built Environment

Executives from Good Energies, IBM, Ice Energy, Johnson Controls, Lemnis Lighting, Philips Solid State Lighting, Redwood Systems, VantagePoint Venture Partners and Veolia among those to Speak SAN FRANCISCO – The Cleantech Group , the leading global research and advisory firm focused on cleantech...

Energy Efficiency in the Built Environment Featured at Cleantech Focus Chicago

By Malcolm Dowden, Solicitor and Environmental Law Consultant On 22 July 2010 Senate majority leader Harry Reid conceded that there would be no comprehensive legislation this year to address climate change. Withdrawal of the Kerry-Lieberman Bill leaves the way open for legislation to address the...

Troutman Sanders: China Finance: Venture Capital and Private Equity Cleantech Fund Structures for China Investments

This article is written by Edward Epstein , Office Managing Partner of Troutman Sanders' Shanghai Office. It appeared first in ACORE's Summer 2011 US-China Quarterly Market Review and is reprinted with ACORE's permission. To access the full Quarterly Market Review, click here and use this...

Pepper Hamilton: Nike, Adidas Pledge to Stop Toxic Discharges from Supply Chain by 2020 – A Pledge that May Be Easier to Make than Keep

By William J. Walsh, Of Counsel, Pepper Hamilton LLP A number of companies (Adidas Group, C&A, G-Star, H&M, Li Ning, Nike Inc., and Puma) have pledged to eliminate hazardous chemical discharges from their factories by 2020. Specifically, they plan to verify that phthalates (a substance that...