"Funding alternative energy startups in today’s economic climate," Warren Goldenberg, Esq.

As a result of a number of unfavorable economic factors, venture investing – particularly in the alternative energy sector – has been slow thus far for 2009. While the current economic climate may make it less enticing for financiers to invest in alternative energy ventures, there are still opportunities to be had for those investors who carefully consider the business plan and management team behind any potential investment opportunity before getting involved.