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John Doerr:
Salvation (and profit) in greentech

TED2007 · 17:52 · Filmed Mar 2007
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John Doerr: Salvation (and profit) in greentech
17:52 · Filmed March 2007 at TED2007 · Subtitles available in 19 languages

"I don't think we're going to make it," John Doerr says in an emotional talk about climate change and investment. To create a world fit for his daughter to live in, he says, we need to invest now in clean, green energy.

Venture capitalist
John Doerr, Silicon Valley's legendary moneyman, is afraid of eco-apocalypse. After building his reputation (and a considerable fortune) investing in high-tech successes, he's turning his focus toward green technologies, and hoping it isn't too late. Full bio
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