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GE invests in eSolar for combined solar, gas plants

General Electric will use eSolar's solar tower technology in combined solar and natural-gas power plants.

By June 6, 2011

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China taps eSolar for massive power project

Solar thermal plants to use the U.S. company's technology in a decade-long initiative to generate 2,000 megawatts of power.

By January 11, 2010

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eSolar plugs solar plant into California grid

At an event in Southern California, eSolar will bring its five-megawatt concentrating solar plant online, a crucial step on the way to larger utility-scale systems.

By August 4, 2009

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Q&A: eSolar bets on software to make solar cheaper

Bill Gross, the head of start-up incubator Idealab and CEO of eSolar, uses a background in Internet entrepreneurship and software to bring down the cost of utility-scale solar.

By August 4, 2009

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eSolar lands solar power plant deal

Southern California Edison will purchase 245 megawatts of electricity from eSolar's concentrating solar thermal plants.

By June 3, 2008

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Hot kilowatts: Infinia, Stirling Energy Systems, eSolar get money

With high silicon prices keeping the cost of photovoltaics up, solar-thermal power for utilities is looking attractive to investors.

By April 22, 2008

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Report: eSolar gets $130 million

Funding for the solar power start-up comes, in part, from Google, which said last year that it would begin investing in clean-tech companies.

By April 20, 2008

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eSolar, NRG Energy to build solar power plants

In the second big solar power plant deal in a month, start-up eSolar signs deal to supply equipment to NRG Energy for up to 500 megawatts' worth of solar power.

By February 23, 2009

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eSolar, NRG Energy to build solar power plants

This article originally mischaracterized the shape of mirrors on eSolar's solar power facilities. They are flat.

By February 23, 2009

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More 'turnkey' options for thermal solar

eSolar and Ferrostaal will offer full-service design and construction of heliostat-based solar thermal power plants.

By February 18, 2010