Category Archives: Energy / Green Technologies

  1. From Fusion to Free-Form Lenses: An Interview with Dr. John Rawls

    One of our key missions at Propel(x) is to demystify complex scientific and technological breakthroughs for potential investors.  This is made possible thanks to our committed network of experts and industry thought leaders. To put faces to names, we’re launching a new interview series focused on profiling our experts. First up is Dr. John Rawls,…

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  2. The True Potential of Cleantech: An Interview with Jason Holt

    The Cleantech industry is at the vanguard of confronting some of the most important challenges of our time. From energy storage to waste management, clean technologies are transforming the way we interact with our environment. However, Cleantech has long been considered an investing black hole where it’s impossible to make money. Here steps in Jason…

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  3. AquaFresco Is Cleaning Up The Way We Do Laundry

    by Joel Greenberg Most college kids make their way through school giving nary a thought to two little words: clean clothes. Gather them up before break, take them home, and hand them to mom and dad to wash for the next semester. But PhD candidates at MIT are wired differently. And because three of them…

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  4. Thermal Recharging Technology: A Game Changing Clean Energy Source

    By Joel Greenberg On June 1, 2009, Air France Flight 447 — bound from Rio de Janeiro to Paris with 228 people aboard — plummeted mysteriously into the Atlantic Ocean, coming to rest some 2.5 miles below the surface, off the Northeast Coast of Brazil. The cause of, and circumstances surrounding the crash essentially remained a mystery until nearly…

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  5. Energy Storage is Heating Up by Cooling Down: Axiom Exergy Deal Profile

    What is the first thing you think about when you walk into Whole Foods? It might be, “Wow, the peaches look great and they’re local!” or “What in the world can I make for dinner?” But what many people aren’t thinking about is the refrigeration system that keeps their food fresh. Refrigeration systems power everything…

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