Quoted in the press

Kachan in Greenpeace International

“For several quarters now, there have been roughly four times as many cleantech IPOs each quarter in China than either North America or Europe. And much higher returns are being made. It’s time for investors and entrepreneurs in North America, Europe and elsewhere to recognize this. The huge cleantech returns in China are getting too little attention.”

Dallas Kachan

Green Tech Investments Totally Bomb in the Third Quarter - October 4, 2010

Kachan in Wall St. Journal

Chinese companies in clean-technology sectors lead the world in the number of initial public offerings for the last five quarters, according to industry analyst Dallas Kachan, of San Francisco-based Kachan & Co.

Climate Talks in Tianjin Put Spotlight on China - Oct 3, 2010

Kachan in VentureBeat

“The development is significant, as third quarters have generally been the strongest of the year for cleantech investment.”

Dallas Kachan

Cleantech investment declines in Q3, “There’s been a bubble” - October 1, 2010

In Earth2Tech

“More of those funds than ever before are going to shoring up mature companies. Less than 10 percent of global cleantech venture investment dollars today are going into early stage deals.”

Dallas Kachan

A Lotta “Walking Dead” Greentech Firms - October 1, 2010

Kachan analysis lauded by ACORE

"This article is the most accurate statement I have read in quite a long time ... this article sets the matter straight."

Mike Eckhart, President, American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE)

On Kachan analysis of why China has already overtaken the U.S. in cleantech, in Renewable Energy World - August 13, 2010

Kachan in VentureBeat

“China has positioned itself very well as the clean technology minerals leader. The rest of the world is years behind them. The U.S. has no commercial rare earth element refining operations. China effectively has a strangle hold on the rare earth elements needed for cleantech.”

Dallas Kachan

Afghanistan’s lithium Eureka: A big win for China, or another Bolivia?, Jun 14, 2010