AREVA Acquires Ausra

Ausra Chairman and CEO Dr. Robert E. Fishman and AREVA Business Group Renewable Energies Senior Executive Vice President Anil Srivastava at Ausra headquarters shaking hands after announcing the acquisition.  Photo credit: Ausra Today, France-based AREVA announced the acquisition of Ausra, a Mountain View, California-based provider of large-scale concentrated solar power (CSP) solutions for electricity generation … Read more

Ausra Obtains $60.6 Million in Equity Financing

Ausra, a Palo Alto, California-based company that develops and deploys utility-scale solar thermal power technology, recently announced it secured $60.6 million in preferred equity financing. This financing was led by KERN Partners and included participation from Generation Investment Management, Starfish Ventures, and Ausra’s founding investors Khosla Ventures and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. "We are … Read more