19 Sep '11, 2pm

HelioVolt Gets $50M From Korean Giant, SK Innovation: It's been an interesting few weeks in the CIGS photovolt...

It's been an interesting few weeks in the CIGS photovoltaic panel world. Solyndra went bankrupt, Intel is transforming MiaSolé , Ascent found an Asian white knight and now, so has HelioVolt. Today we learned that HelioVolt is receiving $50 million from SK Innovation, South Korea's biggest refiner and a company that accounts for 10 percent of South Korea's gross domestic output. This news leaked out in Bloomberg News - we'll get you an update later today. SK has an existing battery business. SK Innovation's stake was not revealed. In April, we learned that HelioVolt had put itself up for sale. This is being framed as an investment from SK, not an acquisition. Once again, an oil giant, as in the Total/SunPower arrangement, has made its move into solar. According to Scott Sandell, a general partner with VC firm and HelioVolt investor New Enterprise Associates, in an earlier i...

Full article: http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/HelioVolt-Get...

Tweets

Update: HelioVolt’s $50M Lifeline From Korean G...

greentechmedia.com 21 Sep '11, 12pm

Every CIGS company has their own twist on the deposition process and HelioVolt is no different. Stanberry, the CEO, claims...

Korean Wallet/Stationaries Clearance Sale

blogshopcity.com 21 Sep '11, 9am

Singapore #1 Online Shopping Mall | SG BlogShop & Online SPREE Directory > BlogShop & Online Boutique Directory > Bags, Wa...

Social Innovation Needed for Environmental Solutions

Social Innovation Needed for Environmental Solu...

justmeans.com 19 Sep '11, 8am

Social Innovation Needed for Environmental Solutions This September the UK's first-ever plant for recycling nappies opened...

OneRoof Energy Gets $50M For Roofer-Installed Solar PPAs: Installing solar panels on residential rooftops is n...

OneRoof Energy Gets $50M For Roofer-Installed S...

greentechmedia.com 22 Sep '11, 12pm

Investors Hanwha International (the same firm with a controlling interest in Hanwha SolarOne), U.S. Bank (a subsidiary of ...

Excited to meet the winners of the ethical fashion innovation awards tomorrow. #lfw

Excited to meet the winners of the ethical fash...

ethicalfashionforum.com 19 Sep '11, 9am

Benefiting from the opportunity to showcase at PURE London, the UK’s largest womenswear trade show, August 7th-9th 2011. C...

Celebrate clean energy innovation: spread the w...

cleanbreak.ca 18 Sep '11, 2pm

Mad Like Tesla: Underdog Inventors and Their Relentless Pursuit of Clean Energy was launched this month and has been well-...

German Giant Siemens Renounces Nuclear Activity: BERLIN: German industrial giant Siemens is turning the page on

German Giant Siemens Renounces Nuclear Activity...

channelnewsasia.com 18 Sep '11, 9am

BERLIN: German industrial giant Siemens is turning the page on nuclear energy, the group's CEO Peter Loescher told the Der...

of cuddling a giant turtoise: Cuddling a Giant ...

lancerlord.blogspot.com 23 Sep '11, 1pm

A blog without any purpose. Just contains a whole load of crap and nonsense. (v1.8)

Intel Inside, Joseph Laia Outside at CIGS PV Fi...

greentechmedia.com 18 Sep '11, 7pm

MiaSolé , a CIGS thin-film solar manufacturer that is not Solyndra , has just had a management adjustment. We have learned...

Now is Not the Time to Back Down from Solar Innovation

Now is Not the Time to Back Down from Solar Inn...

greenbiz.com 01 Oct '11, 11am

The anti-clean-energy echo chamber has been publicizing the bankruptcy of Solyndra, a manufacturer of solar energy panels,...