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RockPort Capital and other leading VC firms launch collaboration with GE: The GE ecomagination Challenge

Date: 07/14/2010

Company: RockPort Capital

Source: GE

RockPort Capital is proud to announce the collaboration with GE to launch The GE ecomagination Challenge. RockPort joins leading VC firms Foundation Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byer, and Emerald Technology Ventures to partner with GE. 

GE’s $200 million open innovation challenge seeks breakthrough ideas to create a smarter, cleaner, more efficient electric grid, and accelerate the adoption of more efficient grid technologies.  The global challenge invites technologists, entrepreneurs and start-ups to share their best ideas and come together to take on one of the world’s toughest challenges – building the next-generation power grid to meet the needs of the 21st century. The challenge is one of the largest ever and is open immediately at www.ecomagination.com/challenge.

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