This clean-tech startup has raised an astounding $7M in equity crowdfunding

For Keen Home, an appearance on Shark Tank likely had something to do with it.

Keen Home sells wifi-connected air conditioning vents you can retrofit in your house, and a lot of people want to own them. The company has done more than $2 million in sales of their smart vents, which allow users to heat or cool individual rooms in a house. People also just want to own the company itself. Since the NYU ACRE cleantech incubator company appeared on Shark Tank last year, it has offered itself up for equity crowdfunding. This relatively new form of startup investing lets regular people to buy equity in the company. 

 

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