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Green Capital: Seeding Innovation and the Future Economy

On Wednesday, April 16, Chairman Edward Markey (D-Mass.) and the Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming will hold a hearing on the seeding of the renewable energy future from private financial investment. With the urgency of addressing our climate crisis and economic troubles increasing, and an administration and certain elements of Congress still recalcitrant to enacting renewable energy and climate policies, the role of private investment to spur immediate growth in renewable energy and green jobs is essential.

WHAT: Select Committee hearing: “Green Capital: Seeding Innovation and the Future Economy.”

WHEN: 2 PM ET, Wednesday, April 16, 2008

WHERE: 210 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, DC

OPENING STATEMENT: Chairman Edward J. Markey

Mr. Dan Braun, Director, Global Environmental Finance
Mr. David Prend, Co-founder and Managing General Partner, RockPort CapitalPartners
Mr. Daniel R. Abbasi, Director, MissionPoint Capital Partners


Full video archive of hearing.


Click here for full hearing transcript

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