Driven to Distraction

Good intentions are truly the road to hell – and that’s my excuse for not posting here for months. A complete site redesign is in the works, if that’s any consolation.

Projects for Tyco and VeriSign have also my consumed attention, but tonight the British-American Business Council held an event in Cambridge that charged me up again. Phil Guidice, Commissioner of MA DOER came to encourage regional cleantech entrepreneurs. He offered some intriguing charts comparing the Massachusetts business environment to California’s, but another attendee raised the question: are our local VCs on board? Who will really back Massachusetts’ bid to become a cleantech leader?

This writer posed a question about smart grid investment, but was too timid to ask the real question: will our Senator-elect support legislation that will further DOER objectives?