VC Funding Falls –

Venture Capital funding fell 7.3%  in third quarter from a year earlier.  According to a report from the National Venture Capital Association and PriceWaterhouseCoopers, firms invested $4.82 billion in the quarter.  Clean technology saw the steepest decline falling 32% from the same quarter in the previous year.  However, clean energy still received $625.2 million in funding.  The largest financing round was $106 million for Trilliant Inc. which makes software and equipment for smart grid energy networks.

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Jim Sutliff

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