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16 April 2014

North American Development Bank provides $140m in loans for Mexican wind farms

wind-farm-copy The North American Development Bank has begun disbursement of two loans totalling $140m for the construction of two Mexican wind farms, Ventika and Ventika II, with a total nominal capacity of 252MW.

16 April 2014

US energy department invests $10m in attempt to supercharge advanced biofuel production

maizefield_170_170 The Energy Department has announced up to $10 million in funding to advance the production of advanced biofuels from non-food plant matter.

15 April 2014

World Energy Solutions raises cash from investors and saves US government $16m

stockexchange170 US-based energy exchange operator World Energy Solutions has raised $928,000 selling equity according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing.

11 April 2014

2013 sees 95 per cent drop in US wind turbine installation amid tax credit uncertainty

The US wind industry saw a record 92 per cent drop in installations in 2013 with only 1GW of capacity added, down from 13GW of added capacity in 2012, according to data gathered by the American Wind Energy Association.

10 April 2014

NASA invests in alternatives to batteries for deep space missions

NASA_170SQ NASA is hunting for new energy storage technology that can replace the existing battery technologies it uses to power its missions both on Earth and in deep space.

4 April 2014

Gas-to-plastic company Newlight Technologies raises $9.2m

plasticrecycling_170 Alternative plastics developer Newlight Technologies has raised $9.2m from both new and existing investors.

3 April 2014

US clean energy investment falls nine per cent amid policy uncertainty

World_170SQ Amid policy uncertainty US clean energy investment in 2013 was $36.7bn, down 9 per cent on the previous year.

13 March 2014

Sustainable shingles recycling and manufacture firm RTS raises $24m Series Ap

Shakope, Minnesota-based sustainable shingles recycling and manufacture firm Recovery Technology Solutions has raised $24m in a Series A round.

13 March 2014

eWaste Systems aims for $800,000 fundraisep

London, England-based electronics recycler eWaste Systems is aiming to raise $800,000 in equity funding.

13 March 2014

Xcel Fund Awards $42m To Renewable Projects In Minnesota

CandianS_170SQ Regulators in Minnesota have approved 29 renewable energy projects that will receive $42m in grants from Xcel Energy's Renewable Development Fund.

12 March 2014

LED developer Illumitex raises $2m from Apex, Mercury Fund, NEA, Morgan Creek, and morep

LED-lights_170SQ Austin, Texas-based developer of LED energy efficient lighting Illumitex has raised over $2m from Apex Venture Partners, Mercury Fund, New Enterprise Associates, Morgan Creek Capital Management, Mousse Partners, and Syngenta Ventures.

12 March 2014

Water filtration developer Advanced Mem-Tech raises $5m from SEV and others

water_droplet_170_170 US-based developer of water treatment membrane filtration processes Advanced Mem-Tech has raised $5m in a round led by Uzi Halevy and SEB Alliance, the corporate venture company of Groupe SEB.

11 March 2014

US DOE announces $10m funding for wave and tidal technologyp

The US Department of Energy has announced $10m in funding for wave and tidal technology.

11 March 2014

VC firm TYLT Lab launches new early stage fund, $20m commitments so farp

California-based advisory group TYLT Lab has launched an early stage fund focused on seed-to-A round investments and advisory services.

11 March 2014

Complete Solar Solution raises $5m from Ecosystem Integrity Fund, Floodgate Capital

Foster City, California-based designer and installer of custom solar products Complete Solar Solution has raised $5m in funding.

11 March 2014

Lanier Parking Solutions closes equity investment from Antarctica Capital

Atlanta-based parking and transportation management firm Lanier Parking Solutions has closed on an investment from private equity firm Antarctica Capital.

11 March 2014

Ride-sharing app Lyft plans $150m round as competition with Uber heats upp

Ride-sharing app Lyft is planning to raise some $150m in its latest funding round as competition with rival Uber heats up.

11 March 2014

FuelCell receives $2.8m from US DOE to develop hydrogen plant

water_droplet_170_170 Danbury, Connecticut-based designer of fuel cell power plants has received $2.8m in financing from the US Department of Energy (DOE) for the development of a fuel cell plant.

11 March 2014

US DOE provides $2.2m to further reduce costs of solar

The US Department of Energy (DOE) is providing $2.2m in funding for three California solar projects.

7 March 2014

Renewable chemicals firm Tethis raises $430,000p

chemicals170_170 Raleigh, North Carolina-based renewable polymers developer Tethis has raised just over $430,000 in an ongoing funding round.

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