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The Week In Green Energy: iBanking Goes Sustainable

The renewable energy and cleantech sector is ripe for a wave of consolidation and Wall Street banks don’t want to miss out on this potentially lucrative stream of green advisory fees. That’s why a growing number of banks are forming dedicated renewable energy and cleantech-focused banking groups, including Lazard, which this week, hired veteran energy…

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Greentech Capital Advisors Sells Minority Stake to California Hedge Fund

Palo Alto, Calif., -based Capricorn Investment Group has acquired a minority stake in Greentech Capital Advisors, which plans to use proceeds from the investment to finance its U.S. expansion. Capricorn Investment was founded by former EBay President Jeffrey Skoll and according to Bloomberg News, counts former Vice President Al Gore as a client.

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Exclusive: Greentech Capital Eyes Launch of Green-focused PE Funds

Andrew de Pass of Greentech Capital Advisors, says the firm could launched a cleantech-focused investment fund early next year.

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Greentech Capital to Launch Private Placement Group

Greentech Capital Advisors, the alternative energy and cleantech-focused investment bank, has hired Deutsche Bank’s Heather Smith as a partner to launch the firm’s private placements group.

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Exclusive: Greentech Capital Advises Ausra on Acquisition by Areva

Solar thermal power developer Ausra tapped Greentech Capital Advisors as its financial advisor in its acquisition yesterday by Areva, the Paris-based company best known as a maker of nuclear reactors. Areva was advised by Deutsche Bank.

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