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Exclusive: Solar Startup SolFocus to Close Series D Soon

A recently deployed SolFocus panel in Juarez, Mexico Mountain View, Calif.,-based SolFocus, a developer of concentrated solar power technology, expects to close a Series D round of venture funding in the next few weeks.

Siemens Grows Equity Stake in Italian CSP Developer

Siemens, the German industrial conglomerate, said earlier this week that it was increasing its equity stake in Archimede Solar to 45 percent from 28 percent. Archimede is a joint venture with Angelantoni Industries that develops receivers for Italian CSP solar power plants. Financial …

First Solar Partners with DESERTEC

First Solar Inc. has joined the DESERTEC Industrial Initiative as the first pure photovoltaic solar partner in the green-power-in-the-Sahara venture. First Solar signed on today as an associated partner for a three-year period and will offer utility-scale PV expertise to DESERTEC, a 400 …

Nuclear Reactor Maker Areva Acquires Ausra

Areva, one of the world’s largest maker of?nuclear reactors,?has acquired Mountain View, Calif., -based solar-thermal equipment maker Ausra, which had been on the auction block, talking to potential buyers?at least sine November. Paris-based Areva and Ausra did not disclose financial or other terms …