Kevin Skillern

Kevin Skillern, managing director of venture capital at General Electric Co.’s investment arm GE Energy Financial Services, is like a rock star in the world of clean-energy technology. GE Energy Financial Services’ investments include energy management providers Grid Net Inc. and Tendril Inc.; wind power equipment makers Southwest Windpower Inc. and Danotek Motion Technologies (which also has funding from Vinod Khosla’s Khosla Ventures); solar power maker Soliant Energy Inc.; and compact electron beam developer Advanced Electron Beams Inc. Last month, it re-upped its investment in SolarEdge Technologies Inc., an Israeli company that has developed solar power-harvesting and photovoltaic-monitoring solutions.

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