From Google to clean tech: a famed investor's bold gamble

Famed venture capitalist John Doerr has received criticism for his clean tech investments, but while most haven’t served him well, he remains bullish on the sector’s prospects.

In the spring of last year, John Doerr received some bad news: Miasole, the solar-panel maker backed by his famed venture capital firm, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, was on the verge of bankruptcy.

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