Some experts at yesterday's RealShare San Francisco conference,held at the Hyatt Regency, believe the area is on the cusp ofanother tech wave. "The clean tech or green tech business could bethe third wave of Silicon Valley," said Mark Hansen, VP of capitaldeployment for AMB Property Corp.

Speaking during the conference's Town Hall meeting, Hansen saidventure capital money is flowing into green- and clean tech niches,including the solar industry, alternative energy solutions and howto make buildings work more efficiently. "(The real estateindustry) is coming up with products to be greener," he said."You're not going to see a lot of development of non-LEED buildingsmoving forward."

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