Recent Press

“How many jobs does clean energy create?”

GreenBiz – December 5, 2016

Greg discusses the implications of the transition from fossil fuel energy to clean energy on the job market in the United States.

Interview in major South Korean newspaper

November 2016

Greg is interviewed by a major South Korean newspaper during his visit to Seoul, South Korea to keynote the 4th Seoul International Energy Conference.

“SunEdison Buys Solar Grid Storage for Battery-Backed PV and Wind Power”

Greentech Media – March 5, 2015

SunEdison, a leading U.S.-based renewable energy company, announced it acquired Solar Grid Storage, a Clean Feet Investors funded energy storage firm.

“Stem Winds Big With 85MW of Energy Storage in SCE Procurement”

Greentech Media – November 5, 2014

Stem, an energy storage firm that Clean Feet Investors funded, was selected by SCE to provide 85MW of distributed storage in the West Los Angeles Basin.

Interview in leading Brazilian business and economics magazine

Isto É Dinheiro – April 29, 2014

Capital E President, Greg Kats, speaks on the potential for green building expansion in Brazil and the release of the Portuguese edition of his book, Greening Our Built World: Costs, Benefits, and Strategies.

Cover story in leading Israeli financial publication

Calcalist – February 18, 2014

Greg recently traveled to Israel to speak to the Israeli Cabinet about the potential for Israel to make large financial savings with health, security, and strategic benefits by greening their buildings and infrastructure.

“Fourth Quarter of 2013 Sees Renewed Enthusiasm for Early-Stage Deals”

Bloomberg New Energy Finance – February 10, 2014

Capital E President, Greg Kats, discusses early-stage investment in energy efficiency and renewable.

“Google to Buy Nest Labs for $3.2 Billion”

Wall Street Journal – January 11, 2014

Google’s recent acquisition of Nest Labs will strengthen the residential energy efficiency market. Nest Labs recently acquired MyEnergy, a Capital E portolio firm.

“The Case For Energy Efficiency Policy”

Forbes – December 26, 2013

Greg Kats on the substantial underinvestment in energy efficiency and the importance of building standards in energy efficiency.

“Green Government”

Green Source – May 2013 (Illustration by Ben Wiseman)

Greg Kats on the role of the Federal Government in developing green building standards.

“In a Plus for Electrics, Tesla Repays a Big Federal Loan Early”

New York Times – May 22, 2013 (Photo by Stan Honda, Agence France-Presse — Getty Images)

Greg Kats on the broader significance of Tesla repaying its federal loan 9 years ahead of the due date.