D.light Design Receives $6 Million in Series A Funding

D.light Design, a New Delhi, India-based social enterprise that is developing lighting solutions to replace the use of kerosene lanterns by families who don't have adequate electricity, announced earlier this month that it secured $6 million in Series A financing.  This financing was led by Nexus India Capital and included participation from Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Garage Technology Ventures, the Mahindra Group, and … Read more

Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Makes First Cleantech Investment in India

Venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) recently made its first clean technology investment in India, according to a October 9th article by Reuters.  The article states that: Speaking at the Reuters Global Environment Summit in San Francisco, Kleiner partner Ajit Nazre said the firm has invested in an energy company there, but … Read more