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Emerging clean energy technology investment trends

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Early-stage capital providers and clean energy technology incubators are supporting a new wave of innovations focused on end-use efficiency and demand control. This wave complements expanding investments in supply technologies required for electricity sector decarbonization.

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Acknowledgements

We thank D. Anosova, D. Grueneich, B. Hartman, J. Koomey, M. Meinshausen, T. S. Schmidt, I. Strebulaev, M. Wara, and J. Wiseman for their helpful feedback. Thanks to S. Mancuso for the data analysis. A.B. received funding from an Australian Research Council DECRA Fellowship.

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  1. A. Bumpus is at the School of Geography, Faculty of Science, University of Melbourne, 221 Bouverie Street, Parkville, Victoria 3053, Australia

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  2. S. Comello is at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, 655 Knight Way, Stanford, California 94305, USA

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