29 Feb '12, 8pm

SolarCity Lands $81M in FIrst Investment for Silver Lake Kraftwerk: SolarCity, the big rooftop solar panel ins...

SolarCity Lands $81M in FIrst Investment for Silver Lake Kraftwerk: SolarCity, the big rooftop solar panel ins...

SolarCity, the big rooftop solar panel installer rumored to be preparing for an IPO, has just landed an $81 million round led by the green VC supergroup Silver Lake Kraftwerk in its first investment. SolarCity, which ranked first in residential rooftop solar installments in the U.S. last year and second-place in commercial rooftop PV , said it plans to use the money for sales and technology development, as well as potential acquisitions. The San Mateo, Calif.-based company has previously raised just more than $200 million since its 2006 founding, and has installed or is installing solar panels that it owns and manages for customers at about 30,000 sites . It has also lined up hundreds of millions in solar funds from investors including Walmart , Citi ($40 million) , Google ($280 million) and Bank of America Merrill Lynch ($350 million) to install solar on up to 120,000 U.S...

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