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Why We Invested in Amperon
April 16, 2020
Please join us in welcoming Amperon into the Intelis Capital community as we look forward to helping them grow into the platform for power supply and demand forecasting
Kevin Stevens
How We Define "Climatetech"
February 4, 2020
As a result of the scope of sustainability and the sudden increase in interested parties, clarity around “what is energy tech” or “what is climate tech” is harder to come by. I’m providing ours as an example of one lens that is possible for a venture firm focused on the early stage, but it will look much different for those in project finance or debt instruments.
Kevin Stevens
Energy Innovation's Capital Gap
December 2, 2019
When thinking about the capital landscape for any sector, I think about 4 categories: non-profits, governments (including grants), private capital, and for-profit capital. Of these four categories, I believe one is severely underfunded and it may come as no shock to you: venture capital.
Kevin Stevens
Google Wants to Provide Your Electricity
November 19, 2019
This is simply the latest signal among many that now is an exciting time to be investing in technology for infrastructure industries, as the exit aperture expands to include acquirers outside the industry’s traditional players.
Jonathan Crowder
What does it mean to be a value-added VC?
November 18, 2019
Many VCs, including us, tell entrepreneurs that they’re a value added investor. It sounds great on paper. Often it is even true. But why do you want a value added investor, and what does it mean in practice?
Jonathan Crowder
Root Causes Could Destroy your Symptoms Business
February 15, 2019
Jonathan Crowder
Electricity Data is the New Oil
February 15, 2019
Kevin Stevens
The Catalyst for an Ecosystem
January 4, 2019
Jonathan Crowder
Anatomy of a $4B Failure
August 20, 2018
Jonathan Crowder
The Long and Short of Pricing Strategy
August 6, 2018
Kevin Stevens
BioLum Sciences joins JLabs
July 30, 2018
Jonathan Crowder
The Future of Work
July 29, 2018
Kevin Stevens
Accuracy is Good, Precision is Best
July 29, 2018
Kevin Stevens
Ethics in Flyover Ecosystems
July 29, 2018
Kevin Stevens
Our Investment in Wndyr
April 16, 2018
Kevin Stevens
The Operations of Fundraising Part II
March 22, 2018
Kevin Stevens
The Operations of Fundraising -- Part 1
March 22, 2018
Kevin Stevens
Value Added VC: What Does It Really Mean?
February 8, 2018
Jonathan Crowder
Mentorship: The Ultimate Career Growth Hack
January 16, 2018
Kevin Stevens
Demonstrating Deep Customer Knowledge
October 17, 2017
Kevin Stevens
What is Intelis Capital?
September 7, 2017
Kevin Stevens
When Small Things Aren't Small
August 25, 2017
Jonathan Crowder
When Free Creates More Revenue
August 23, 2017
Kevin Stevens
You're Listening to the Wrong Customer
August 18, 2017
Jonathan Crowder
What if There is no Magic Unlock?
August 18, 2017
Jonathan Crowder
Resources for Entrepreneurs
August 17, 2017
Kevin Stevens
The Trap of “Good Enough”
August 8, 2017
Jonathan Crowder
Accelerating the Texas Flywheel
August 8, 2017
Kevin Stevens