The fertile green funds market may sprout an index of its own. New York-based Nasdaq and Clean Edge, a clean technology consulting firm with offices in Oakland, Calif., and Portland, Ore., announced on Tuesday plans to launch a Clean Edge U.S. Index.

The index, which is scheduled to launch on May 18, will follow clean energy companies that are publicly traded in the United States.

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