Kachan in San Jose Mercury News

"Silver Spring has been one of the most highly anticipated U.S. cleantech IPOs ever," said Dallas Kachan, managing partner of cleantech research firm Kachan & Co. "Its first-day performance is nice to see, but save the applause. By pricing at the middle of its range, upward movement was likely."

Silver Spring Networks skyrockets 29 percent in first day of trading, Mar 13, 2013