Startup Capital: NWEA Invests Over $1M in 6 Startups

In the first half of 2012, the Northwest Energy Angels  have invested $1,132,000 in six clean technology companies.  The previous annual high investment year was $1.3 million in 2011.

“We offer promising, early stage clean technology companies not only capital, but expertise, passion and connections to help them accelerate their development,” said Byron McCann, co-chair of the Northwest Energy Angels. “We continue to be impressed with, and inspired by, the quality of ideas and entrepreneurs dedicated to advancing our country to a sustainable economy.”

Companies funded this year included:

Source:  Northwest Energy Angels, Press Release, July 12, 2012.