Private Equity Firm Energy Capital Partners Announces $4.335 Billion Raised for Fund II

Private equity fund Energy Capital Partners announced earlier this week the final close of Energy Capital Partners II ("Fund II"), a private equity fund focused on the acquisition, development and construction of energy infrastructure assets in North America.  The fund exceeded its $3.5 billion target capital raise amount and completed the final close at the … Read more

Nanosolar Receives $300 Million in Equity Financing

Nanosolar, a thin-film solar company, announced on August 27th that it received $300 million in equity financing in March 2008.  Investors in this round included The AES Corporation, The Carlyle Group, EDF (which made a $50 million investment in Nanosolar via EDF Energies Nouvelles Réparties), and Energy Capital Partners. Funding in this round was also … Read more