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Queen's University, BS

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Peter Rive

Peter Rive is SolarCity’s co-founder and COO, overseeing all company operations nationwide. He has been the primary visionary driving the company’s technology innovation and is responsible for many of SolarCity’s next-generation software and hardware products that dramatically improve the scalability and efficiency of PV Systems. Peter has held several senior technology positions throughout his career focusing on streamlining operational activities through the use of advanced software. Before he co-founded SolarCity, Peter held the position of chief technology officer at Everdream, where he designed a software platform to centralize computer management. Everdream was acquired by Dell in 2007 with the intent of using this technology to manage and control millions of its computers.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
SolarCity 9/2006Venture Round$10M4



  1. Musk leads $10M investment in SolarCity — to provide solar for all ( [edit]
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