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Sep 2021 // Neal Dikeman

Remembering Senator Adlai Stevenson III and the Creation of DOE, the CRADA, and the TLO

Senator Adlai Stevenson III passed away last week.  Adlai was a friend of mine, served on the board of the first tech startup venture fund I joined during the dotcom
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hydrogen fuel
Aug 2021 // Neal Dikeman

Frank Talk About Hydrogen Electrolysis

One of the areas we are looking very closely at is Hydrogen.  I thought I’d share some of the perspectives and open questions we’ve gathered. To start, I’ve been looking
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Jun 2021 // Neal Dikeman

Meet the 24 Semifinalists for Cleantech.org’s GS Beyond Energy $100K Challenge

We’ve been working with one of our major LPs to drive open innovation, as well as relaunch Cleantech.org, and are excited to share the 24 semifinalists out of the hundreds
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Jun 2021 // Neal Dikeman

My Granddad Flew the First Real Live Not a Test Drone Flight in 1944, in 2021 We Invested in DroneBase as our first Energy Transition Ventures Deal

Energy Transition Ventures just announced its first investment in – drones, joining Union Square Ventures, Upfront Ventures, Hearst Ventures and several others in one of the leading drone platforms in
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Jan 2021 // Neal Dikeman

What Will Happen in the Energy Transition?

See What is the Energy Transition?, A Brief History of the Rise of the Term Energy Transition, N Dikeman, Cleantech.org, 2020; and What is Cleantech? N. Dikeman, Cleantech.org, 2008 “The
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hydrogen fuel
Jan 2021 // Neal Dikeman

The Digital Electrochemical Future of Mobility

In 2018 a KPMG survey showed that most auto executives still believed hydrogen fuel cell cars are going to win and EVs are going to fail in the long run. Many
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