Quercus Trust is the extremely low-profile (see homepage) greentech VC and investment firm headed by the equally incognito David Gelbaum.
Quercus' more than $400M in investments span at least 30 greentech companies, including: Ascent, Open Energy, DayStar, Emcore, Akeena, Cyrium, Solar Enertech, Spire, Sencera, Octillion, Enviromission, Beacon, GridPoint, Standard Renewable, LiveFuels, BlueFire, Environmental Power, Dynamotive, Firefly, Axion, Electro Energy, Odyne, Ener1, China Solar, Energy Focus, Thermoenergy, Lighting Science, Promethean, Thermoenergy, Worldwater, Colorep, Hydro, Nanoptek, Magenn, and Entech Solar.
Current Team (1)Update
|Sep 12, 2016||m2.com - Applied Solar acquired by Quercus Trust|
|Nov 30, 2015||Greentech Media - The Mercifully Short List of Fallen Solar Companies: 2015 Edition|
|Aug 27, 2010||TechCrunch - Five Greentech Startups Thinking Outside The Box|
|Aug 3, 2010||TechCrunch - Entech Solar Raises $6.95 Million|
|Nov 6, 2009||PRNewswire All - The Quercus Trust Acquires the Assets of Applied Solar|
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