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GreenVolts seeks to be Apple of high-end solar

Start-up raises $35 million for concentrating photovoltaic system that uses lenses to concentrate sun 1,300 times onto high-efficiency solar cells.

By December 14, 2011


Solar start-up GreenVolts replaces CEO, shifts plan

Concentrating-solar company GreenVolts is one of a few solar start-ups that has shifted strategies to sell equipment rather than develop renewable energy projects.

By April 15, 2009


GreenVolts, which builds urban solar power plants, gets $10 million

More money pours into companies that can concentrate sunlight.

By October 29, 2007


Green news harvest: Chrysler's answer to the Volt; a solar 'land grab'

Running the numbers on the reported solar-powered Prius; GreenVolts eyes more cash; a clean-tech fund from a steel manufacturer; U.S. policy halts solar investments; debate over enough energy innovations; solar-power streetlights in Baghdad.

By July 15, 2008


California Clean Tech Open names 44 finalists

Judges of the "start-up in a box" prize for fledging green-tech companies will narrow the finalists down to six winners by November.

By July 23, 2008


The power of 625 suns comes to Tracy, California

Who wield the power of 625 suns? PG&E.

By June 27, 2007


Junior high students start solar company

Put down the Wii, gentlemen. This is a board meeting.

By June 25, 2007


Frugality rules among Cleantech Open finalists

Winning proposals in this year's green tech start-up funding competition offered low-cost options for consumers.

By October 22, 2009


Solar power plant maker Solel raises more than $100 million

The race is on to construct power plants using solar thermal technology in the southwest U.S. and Spain.

By January 28, 2008


SolFocus raises $52 million more for concentrator

The European market is hot, so the solar technology company plans to expand there.

By September 4, 2007