TITLE

Konarka Lands $45M, R&D Deal With Chemical Makers

AUTHOR(S)
Moresco, Justin
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;12/15/2008, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the $45 million equity financing issued by the U.S. division of French oil and gas firm Total to organic solar cell technology developer Konarka Technologies. Konarka also announced that it signed research and development (R&D) agreements with Total's chemical subsidiaries to further development of its thin-film, organic solar cell technology. The funding will make Total the leading shareholder in Konarka Technologies.
ACCESSION #
36602796

 

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