Daily Archives: July 14, 2012

White House holds ‘pep talk’ on biofuels

Sensing increasing resistance to a Navy biofuels testing program, the White House on Wednesday convened biofuels proponents for a strategy session about the energy source.

Ex-military, agriculture, industry and government officials all met in the Roosevelt Room for the talk, retired U.S. Marine Brig. Gen. Stephen A. Cheney said Thursday at a Washington, D.C., event hosted […]

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Clean-tech policy divisiveness tempers energy start-up hopes

Venture capitalists have started looking at less capital-intensive energy investments in response to mixed U.S. policy signals, hedge fund managers said Friday at the Silicon Valley Energy Summit.

Those investors are picking off information technology start-ups that use formats applicable to the energy sector, according an entry posted by Stanford University, which hosted the event, on […]

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