TITLE

SolarReserve Nabs $140M

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Michael
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;9/16/2008, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that utility scale renewable energy solar power plants developer SolarReserve has received $140 million in a second round funding deal. Citi Alternative Investment's Sustainable Development Investments and Good Energies served as lead investor in the deal, along with Credit Suisse, Nimes Capital and other investors. SolarReserve plans to use the funds obtained from the deal in developing multiple utility scale power plants ranging from 50 megawatts (MW) to 300MW. It is targeting a total of 5,000MW of power plants around the world.
ACCESSION #
36646749

 

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