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Financing woes shrink Ausra's big solar plans

The financial crisis is making it hard to build massive solar-power plants in the U.S. desert, with once high-flier Ausra shifting its strategy to make smaller solar plants.

By January 29, 2009

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Ausra's Las Vegas solar thermal plant comes online

The desert factory is supposed to make enough solar equipment to power the equivalent of nearly half a million homes.

By June 30, 2008

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Areva buys solar-thermal start-up Ausra

Strong in nuclear power, Areva purchases concentrating solar-power company Ausra to expand its renewable energy portfolio.

By February 8, 2010

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Solar-power start-up Ausra looks to sell itself

Discussions are at a "very aggressive level" with global conglomerates, source tells Reuters. Sale would add to a string of recent deals and growing consolidation in the solar-power industry.

By November 16, 2009

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Ausra rakes in $60.6 million for solar thermal tech

The solar thermal start-up aims to complete a 5-megawatt plant in central California and invest in research and development.

By October 1, 2008

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Solar thermal start-up Ausra lands $24.5 million

Khosla Ventures and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers reportedly led the Series C round for the maker of solar thermal power systems.

By August 11, 2008

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Solar-power upstart Ausra bags more dough

Maker of solar-thermal power plants plans to raise additional venture rounds and project financing this year--and to go public in 2010, executive says.

By February 21, 2008

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Solar thermal company Ausra christens huge plant

Betting on utilities moving to concentrated solar power in a big way, start-up Ausra to construct Las Vegas factory.

By December 13, 2007

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PG&E links with Ausra for 177 megawatts of solar thermal power

Ausra wins a portion of PG&E's solar thermal shopping spree.

By November 5, 2007

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Ausra goes for a gigawatt

Aussie solar thermal specialist negotiating with utilities for big solar plants

By September 27, 2007