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Solar firm BrightSource cancels IPO

The builder of solar thermal projects blames "adverse market conditions" for its pulling the offering, which was expected to occur this week.

By Apr. 11, 2012

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BrightSource plans third giant solar-power plant

Solar-tower maker BrightSource plans its largest project yet, a 750-megawatt power plant in the California desert able to supply enough power for 300,000 homes.

By Oct. 14, 2011

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BrightSource Energy eyes second large solar plant

Solar power plant seeks proposal to pack in more power per square foot with an updated design meant to address concerns over the environmental impact of utility-scale renewable energy systems.

By Aug. 8, 2011

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BrightSource adds salt for solar power at night

Molten salt storage system will allow its solar power plants to deliver power reliably and into the evening, making solar more valuable to the grid.

By Aug. 3, 2011

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Solar upstart BrightSource Energy files to go public

The utility-scale solar thermal company seek to raise $250 million from IPO, testing the investors' appetite for its technology and risks in developing projects.

By Apr. 25, 2011

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Google invests in giant BrightSource solar project

Large-scale Ivanpah solar project gets $168 million from Google and finalizes $1.6 billion Department of Energy loan guarantee for three utility-scale concentrating solar plants in California.

By Apr. 11, 2011

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Greek isle taps BrightSource for solar

The island of Crete is building a 38-megwatt plant using BrightSource thermal solar technology.

By Jan. 20, 2011

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BrightSource Energy raises funds for big solar plants

The concentrating-solar power company plans to use $150 million to build 14 solar power plants in southwest U.S. and to expand internationally.

By May. 20, 2010

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BrightSource Energy lands $115 million for solar 'power tower'

Showdown in the desert: BrightSource's power tower solar power plant design looks to displace traditional mirrored trough designs.

By May. 13, 2008

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BrightSource Energy signs whopper solar contract with PG&E

The Oakland, Calif., solar start-up will build power plants capable of churning out 500 megawatts of power for PG&E, and the figure may rise to 900 megawatts.

By Mar. 31, 2008