Tuesday, September 25, 2007

Green is Good: In Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley companies going green in a big way

Silicon Valley companies are focusing more than ever on climate change, energy and the environment, turning the area into a hub for "clean tech" research.

That's the conclusion of a report released today by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a public policy organization whose members include many of the region's biggest companies.

More than 100 Bay Area companies now concentrate on solar power research, development or installation, according to the report. Venture capitalists are pouring money into clean technology companies, with most of that money - about $1.13 billion in 2005 - going to California companies.......

David R. Baker, Chronicle Staff Writer
Monday, September 24, 2007

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