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PublicNASDAQ:SPWR
Raised
Post IPO Valuation
Acquired byTotal
Price$1.3B
Date6/2011

General Information

Websitesunpower.com
Blogus.sunpower.com/c...
Twitter@SunPower
CategoryCleanTech
Phone(408) 240-5500
Employees
Founded1985
Descriptionhigh-efficiency silicon solar cells

Offices

HQ
77 Rio Robles
San Jose, CA, 95134
USA
SunPower Systems
1414 Harbour Way South
Richmond, CA, 94804
USA

People

Chairman of the Board
Chief Operating Officer
VP, Technology Strategy
President, CEO & Chairman
President, Regions
Director
EVP, Products Business Unit
Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Business Development
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Acquisitions

Total$610M
Tenesol, 12/2011
SunRay Renewable Energy, 2/2010 $277M
PowerLight, 11/2006 $333M

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SunPower Corporation

SunPower Corp. designs and manufactures high-efficiency silicon solar cells and solar panels based on an all-back contact cell design. SunPower’s solar cells and panels generate up to 50 percent more power per unit area than conventional solar technologies and have a uniquely attractive, all-black appearance.

SunPower is a majority-owned subsidiary of Cypress Semiconductor Corp.

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  1. It's Official! Oil And Gas Giant Total Now Owns $1.3 Billion Controlling Stake In SunPower (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. SunPower Announces Agreement to Acquire Tenesol SA (freshnews.com) [edit]
  3. SunPower to Acquire Europe’s SunRay (greeninc.blogs.nytimes.com) [edit]
  4. SunPower buys PowerLight, creates solar giant (investors.sunpowercorp.com) [edit]
  5. SunPower Closes $16.4 Million Solar Plant Deal With Etrion (thealarmclock.com) [edit]
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