17 Feb '12, 1pm

CPV Startup Energy Innovations Seeking Strategic Acquirer: We've long maintained that Concentrated Photovoltai...

We've long maintained that concentrated photovoltaic (CPV) solar is a niche product, albeit with some potentially large niches -- notably, high DNI areas with limited water resources. But scaling-up and raising money from skittish VCs for solar startups has become particularly challenging in this post-Solyndra era. (Although a few CPV firms have received funding of late, including Solar Junction , Rehnu , Semprius, and GreenVolts .) Faced with these difficulties, Energy Innovations (EI), an early entrant into CPV, is putting itself up for sale, according to sources close to the company. Rumors have been swirling about the firm having to take difficult financial steps to continue its operations. Sources close to the company have told GTM that the firm will be acquired by a strategic investor in the next four to six weeks. Some form of debtor protection might have to be take...

Full article: http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/CPV-Startup-E...

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