• Celebrating 15 years in business!

  • Focused on the development of innovative HVDC transmission projects

  • Principal investor in start-up and early stage development opportunities

  • Douglas Capital


Douglas Capital

Established in 2001, Douglas Capital is the Family Office responsible for managing the principal investment and charitable activities undertaken by the John Charles Douglas Family.


Notable Principal Investments

Ventus Energy Inc.

Energy Inc.

In 2003, after investing some flow-­‐through capital with ...

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Transmission Developers Inc.

Transmission Developers Inc.

In 2008, armed with seed capital from Dan Rice at ...

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Lake Erie Power Corp.

Lake Erie
Power Corp.

After investigating additional opportunities to develop ...

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PacificoHVDC Link Inc.

HVDC Link Inc.

In 2014, I co-­‐founded and provided seed capital ...

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oneGrid Corp.


Given the potential to develop other large scale HVDC ...

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An Entrepreneur's Windfall

Just four years ago, John Douglas was struggling to raise money to run Ventus Energy, a wind farm company he operated from his house. Yesterday, global energy company Suez bought the company for $124-million.

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Lake Erie Cross-border Power-line

Project reaches milestone: A bold plan to build a billion-dollar underwater electrical transmission line across Lake Erie has reached a crucial milestone with filings to key regulators in Canada and the United States.

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