Quoted in the press

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

Kachan in Institutional Investor

As [Kachan] points out, companies are trying derive natural gas from renewable sources such as landfill and agricultural waste; utilities could use this energy in their existing infrastructure, avoiding the need for expensive wind turbines or solar power. "If we can, in fact, crack the code of making large volumes of pipeline grade natural gas from renewable sources, that is potentially hugely disruptive to the whole world of energy," Kachan contends.

New Natural-Gas Technologies Could Boost Cleantech, Feb 20, 2013