17 Oct '15, 10pm

US solar crowdfunding latches onto DPO option #solardesal #solarenergy #solarpower #DirectPublic…

US solar companies have started to take advantage of the Direct Public Offering route to raise cash through crowdfunding. A new crowdfunding route has opened for US developers following news of the first solar project to raise funds through a Direct Public Offering (DPO). California-based WaterFX announced in September 2015 that it will finance USD$10 million of a $30 million solar desalination project using a California DPO shares to both accredited and non-accredited investors, as well as corporations. A state-regulated form of crowdfunding, the DPO allows non-accredited investors to participate in fundraising for non-listed companies. The concept overcomes a challenge for the early movers in US crowdfunded solar, such as JoinMosaic , which have been limited by Securities and Exchange Commission rules limiting equity participation to accredited investors. These had to ha...

Full article: http://www.solarplaza.com/channels/finance/11426/us-solar...

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