Lightspeed Venture Partners Makes Five Cleantech Predictions for 2009

Lightspeed Venture Partners, a venture capital firm that has made a number of cleantech investments, has released a list of five cleantech predictions for 2009.  The predictions are listed below — the firm's blog contains more information associated with each prediction: Cleantech funding will slow significantly, forcing startups to seek alternative growth strategies Companies will come … Read more

Lightspeed Venture Partners’ New $800 Million Fund Includes Cleantech Focus

In May, Lightspeed Venture Partners, a global venture capital firm, announced that it closed its Lightspeed Venture Partners VIII, L.P. fund with $800 million of limited partner commitments. Lightspeed now has a total of more than $2 billion in committed capital. One of the focus areas of this Lightspeed fund will be cleantech, including the … Read more