Element Partners Closes $486 Million Cleantech Fund

Element Partners, a private equity firm focused on clean technology investments, today announced the final closing of Element Partners II LP (Element II).  This fund was initially targeted at $400 million, but was oversubscribed and yielded $486 million in committed capital.  Investors include corporate, state and municipal pension funds, university endowments, private foundations, funds of … Read more

Fat Spaniel Technologies Receives $18 Million in Series B Financing

Fat Spaniel Technologies, Inc., a San Jose, California-based company which provides of monitoring and reporting services for renewable energy systems, announced that it closed an $18 million Series B round of financing. Ignition Partners led this funding round, with follow-on investment from Element Partners and Chrysalix Energy. Other investors in this round were PCG Clean … Read more