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BRIDGES Announces $1.9 Million in Funding to Support Clean Energy Startups Impacted by COVID-19

CEVG is proud to partner with Massachusetts Clean Energy Center and other leading clean energy investors to support innovators during the COVID crisis via the BRIDGES (Bridging Recovery for Innovators Driving Green Energy Solutions) program. “Long-term innovation is necessary and will not happen without the emergence of new technologies and companies that are particularly vulnerable in times […]

Clean Energy Venture Group and E8 Angels Form Partnership for National Climatetech Angel Investing

We are pleased to announce a closer collaboration with E8 Angels for a stronger support of climate technology entrepreneurs across the country. CEVG and E8 have been leading supporters and investors of clean energy innovation for many years, remaining focused on early stage investments in the sector. In addition to capital, through collaboration with our dedicated partners, […]

ConnectDER Closes $7 Million Series B Financing To Scale A Proprietary Metering Solution Enabling The Electricity Grid Of The Future

ARLINGTON, VA, January 22, 2020 – ConnectDER Inc., which enables utilities to seamlessly integrate residential distributed energy resources (DERs) with the electric grid, today announced that it has closed a $7.25 million Series B financing. The lead investors were Clean Energy Ventures, Skyview Ventures, and Avista Development Inc., a wholly-owned, unregulated subsidiary of Avista Corp. “The growth of residential-scale […]

Rebound Technologies Closes $5 Million Series A Financing for Flexible, Energy-Efficient Cooling Technology

DENVER, Jan. 16, 2020 — Rebound Technologies, which has developed a revolutionary, energy-efficient and more cost-effective alternative to traditional vapor compression cooling systems, today announced the closing of a $5 million Series A financing. The lead investors were Clean Energy Ventures and Skyview Ventures, with participation from Autodesk Foundation, the philanthropic investing arm of multinational software corporation Autodesk. “Rebound’s breakthrough […]

Our Sister Organization, Clean Energy Ventures, Launches $110 Million Early-Stage Venture Fund For Clean Energy Innovation

BOSTON, Oct. 15, 2019  — Clean Energy Ventures (CEV), an investor in early-stage advanced energy start-ups, today announced the close of its first fund. The $110 million Clean Energy Venture Fund targets the current capital gap for seed and early-stage investments in promising advanced energy innovations. CEV will focus on technologies and business model innovations in the U.S. and Canada that are ready to be […]

NYSERDA to Support Emerging Cleantech Companies Through New Investor Advisory Board

“The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) today announced the launch of a new Investor Advisory Board to support its efforts to accelerate new technologies and provide broader exposure for emerging companies to the investment community. The 10-member board came together today in New York City for the first time and represents […]

CEVG’s Executive Managing Director, Jean-Noel Poirier, Joins the French-American Chamber of Commerce’s New Sustainability & Innovation Committee

On May 13, 2019, at the FACC Sustainability & Innovation Forum in New York City, the French-American Chamber of Commerce (FACC) introduced their new Sustainability & Innovation Committee which will drive the adoption and deployment of sustainability policies, solutions, and initiatives in its 1000+ member companies.   Jean-Noël Poirier, Executive Managing Director of the Clean Energy […]

CEVG Portfolio Company, LineVision, Inc., Closes $2 Million Series A to Accelerate Adoption of Transmission Line Monitoring Solution

LineVision, Inc., which enables utilities to improve transmission line capacity, resilience and safety through advanced technology, today announced that it has closed a $2 million Series A round. The lead investor was Clean Energy Ventures. LineVision will use the new capital to scale its operations and supply chain to support the needs of utilities worldwide. […]