• Sungevity Raises $70M To Expand Its Solar Business Globally

    Sungevity Raises $70M To Expand Its Solar Business Globally

    Sungevity, an integrator and marketer of solar installation services, has raised $70 million in new financing as it looks to expand internationally. The round was led by Jetstream Ventures, a Nashville-based investor focused on companies that have an environmental and social benefits. Other investors included the Germany utility E.On, and GE Ventures, who previously invested in the… Read More

  • Solar Universe Raises $7 Million To Franchise Solar Installation

    Solar Universe — a company building a franchise of solar installers across North America — raised a $7 million series b investment led by RockPort Capital, the company announced today. Abe Yokell, a principal with RockPort is joining the Livermore, California company’s board. The founder and chief executive of Solar Universe, Joe Bono, said he was able to lock in the series… Read More