to clean energy technology
FOR THE ENERGY
DEEP SECTOR EXPERTISE
Our team knows energy. Our robust, hands-on experience encompasses the critical skills to execute on clean energy technology investments and the operational and engineering expertise to guide strategic growth.
We invest in high-growth, differentiated companies with strong competitive advantages driven by distinct intellectual property, patented designs or unique processes, and a strong ESG value proposition. We actively partner with leadership and leverage our network to amplify market expansion.
ALIGNMENT & FLEXIBILITY
Nimble and flexible in structuring our investments, our approach captures the right opportunities at the right time. We deliver long-term benefit to our stakeholders through committed, control investments where we add significant value.
GEC TRACK RECORD: Spanning 13 years and multiple cycles
GEC TRACK RECORD:
Spanning 13 years and multiple cycles
of equity value created
Platform investments and add-ons
Patents issued, applied for, or acquired during GEC’s investment
WHAT WE BELIEVE
A low carbon future is actionable now.
The Energy Transition is on-going, and GEC has been generating returns from clean energy innovations for over a dozen years. With our experience and capital, innovative technology companies become market leaders.
GEC provides growth capital to innovative clean energy technology companies.
We invest in founder-led companies with products and services generally supported by proprietary patented technology. We actively work alongside our management teams to foster innovation and grow companies into new geographic markets.
The largest residential and commercial solar installer in Texas and recently expanded to Colorado. Leading service platform combining design, installation, planning, certification, and execution.
CUMULUS DIGITAL SYSTEMS
SaaS provider of safety and quality assurance solutions. Digitalizes bolted joint management for highly complex assets, such as wind turbines, solar farms, data centers and refineries.
Step-change developer of patented multi-stage completions systems which drive massive cost savings and environmental benefits in completing an unconventional well.
Market leader in High Pressure Gas Lift compression, which replaces costly and failure prone ESPs as the initial artificial lift method used in a well.
Entry: 2012 Exit: 2018
Global leader in offshore equipment engineering, including wind farm installation and maintenance. The company was sold to National Oilwell Varco (NYSE:NOV).
Entry: 2008 Exit: 2012
Manufactured patented mixing, blending and separating equipment that combine bulk materials and fluids. The company was sold to Alfa Laval Group.
Entry: 2008 Exit: 2010
Frontier Drilling owned and operated offshore drilling vessels. The company was sold to Noble Corp.
NEWS & PERSPECTIVES