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A listing of most VC’s and angel groups that are investing in alternative energy. At the last big VC conference (Summer 2006), about 18% of funds said they were looking into alt energy.

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Venture Capital Groups

Chrysalix

  • http://www.chrysalix.com/
  • The first and largest fund focused on opportunities within the fuel cell, hydrogen and related energy technology areas
  • Early stage
  • Vancouver, BC

Chevron Technology Ventures

New Energy Capital

STARTech Early Ventures

  • a business accelerator that provides guidance, nurturing and financial support to entrepreneurs who have a technology driven idea and a passion to succeed
  • http://www.startechev.com/
  • Seed and early stage
  • Dallas, TX (limited to TX companies)

Khosla Ventures

VantagePoint Venture Partners

Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ)

  • another large, mainstream venture capital firm, is dedicated to the clean technology industry
  • http://www.dfj.com/
  • Early stage
  • offices in 30 cities worlwide

Nth Power

  • venture capital firm dedicated exclusively to high potential investments resulting from the restructuring of the global energy industry
  • http://www.nthpower.com/
  • Early stage (no seed or proof of concept)
  • San Francisco, CA

Investor's Circle

Contango Venture Capital Corporation

  • brings capital to innovate entrepreneurs who are working to face the energy challenges that face the world today and tomorrow
  • http://www.contangocapital.com/index.htm
  • Seed and early stage
  • Houston, TX

Sevin Rosen

Austin Ventures

EnerTech Capital

  • interest encompasses the full range of energy technologies and includes opportunities that improve the incumbent energy industry as well as the development of the alternative energy and clean energy industries
  • http://www.enertechcapital.com/
  • Seed to expansion stage
  • Philadelphia and Toronto

Foundation Capital

Mohr Davidow Ventures

  • invests in innovative entrepreneurs with deep expertise in energy and materials, Internet services; life sciences, semiconductor and software and systems
  • http://www.mdv.com
  • Early stage
  • Menlo Park, CA

Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

  • actively investing in greentech innovations, also awards the KPCB Prize for Greentech Innovation ($100,000)
  • http://www.kpcb.com
  • Early to late stage
  • Menlo Park, CA

New Enterprise Associates

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Gabriella Draney
Astoria Energy Partners
Dallas, TX 75201

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