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

AVA Solar Receives $104 Million in Equity Financing

AVA Solar, an advanced thin-film photovoltaic (PV) module manufacturer located in Fort Collins, Colorado, announced on August 27th that it raised $104 million in its second institutional equity round of financing. This round was led by DCM and included new investors Technology Partners, GLG Partners and Bohemian Companies, LLC as well as prior investors, including … Read more