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PublicNASDAQ:SCTY
Date12/2012
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Websitesolarcity.com
Twitter@solarcity
CategoryCleanTech
Phone888-SOL-CITY
Employees
Founded2006
DescriptionSolar Panel Installation and Financing

Offices

HQ
3055 Clearview Way
San Mateo, CA, 94402
USA

People

Founder, CEO
Founder, COO
CFO
Vice President, Solar Development
Vice President and Deputy General Counsel
Vice President of Human Resources
VP Gov Affairs
Vice President of Products
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Acquisitions

Total$278M
Zep Solar, 10/2013 $158M
Paramount Solar, 8/2013 $120M
Building Solutions, 5/2010

Investments

Funding

TOTAL $504M
FUNDING TOTAL $504M
Venture Round, 9/2006
Elon Musk
Peter Rive
Lyndon Rive
DFJ Growth
$10M
Series D, 10/2008
First Solar
Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ)
DBL Investors
$30M
Series E, 1/2010
Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ)
$24M
Private Equity, 7/2010
Mayfield Fund
Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ)
DBL Investors
$21.5M
Secondary Market Transaction, 2011
137 Ventures
Private Equity, 7/2011
$14.8M
Private Equity, 1/2012
DBL Investors
Silver Lake Partners
Valor Equity Partners
$66M
Private Equity, 2/2012
Valor Equity Partners
Nicholas J. Pritzker
Shea Ventures
DBL Investors
$81M
Private Equity, 4/2012
$6.74M
Private Equity, 6/2012
U.S. Bancorp
$250M
DEBT TOTAL $261M
Debt, 1/2010
Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E)
$60M
Debt, 6/2013
$201M

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SolarCity

Founded in 2006, SolarCity is a full-service solar provider for homeowners, businesses and government organizations. It provides solar power system design, financing, installation, energy efficiency and monitoring services.

SolarCity’s operations are in Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas and Washington D.C.

According to the company’s website, SolarCity’s founders believe that the environmental impact of energy production is one of the greatest challenges that our planet will face in the near future, and the company aims to alleviate this impact with solar power systems.

Their stated mission is to “make solar power the workhorse of the world’s energy production…one installation at a time.”

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Uploaded: 1/11/11

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Sources

  1. SolarCity Acquires Zep Solar For $158 Million (greentechmedia.com) [edit]
  2. SolarCity to Acquire Paramount Solar For $120 Million In Mostly Stock as First Step Toward Million Customer Goal (benzinga.com) [edit]
  3. SolarCity Buys Up Home Energy Software Startup Building Solutions (zikkir.com) [edit]
  4. Off Grid Electric gets $7M to ‘light Africa in a decade’ (exclusive) (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  5. Musk leads $10M investment in SolarCity — to provide solar for all (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  6. LA Times (latimes.com) [edit]
  7. PG&E Corp To Provide $60M In Financing For Solar Installations (fis.dowjones.com) [edit]
  8. SolarCity Uses $24M Recent Round To Expand (fis.dowjones.com) [edit]
  9. SolarCity Bags $21.5M for Solar Rooftops (earth2tech.com) [edit]
  10. Citation Needed [add]
  11. SolarCity aims for $42M to expand solar roofs (gigaom.com) [edit]
  12. VC Funding- Q1 2012 Source [edit]
  13. SolarCity Raises $81M in Equity Financing (finsmes.com) [edit]
  14. VC Funding: Q2 2012 source [edit]
  15. SolarCity Gets New $250 Million Fund From U.S. Bancorp (greentechmedia.com) [edit]
  16. SolarCity Seeks $201 Million in Debt as Musk Boosts Stake (bloomberg.com) [edit]
  17. Tale of Two Cities: Citigroup Commits $40 Million To Financing SolarCity Projects (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    SolarCity Acquires groSolar’s Residential Installation Business (greentechmedia.com) [edit]
    Google Scaling Solar, Commits $280 Million To Finance SolarCity Installations (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    SolarCity lines up $350M loan for massive military solar project (gigaom.com) [edit]
    SolarCity Raises $500M From Goldman Sachs to Finance Solar Roofs (greentechmedia.com) [edit]
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