Overview

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Total Equity Funding
$801.4M in 9 Rounds from 15 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$3.94M Debt Financing on April 19, 2016
Headquarters:
Oakland, CA
Description:
BrightSource Energy designs and builds utility-scale solar power plants to help companies lessen their dependency on fossil fuels.
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Categories:
Energy, Solar, Renewable Energy
Website:
http://www.brightsourceenergy.com
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Company Details

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BrightSource Energy designs and builds large scale solar plants that deliver low-cost solar energy in the form of steam and/or electricity, at prices competitive with fossil fuels, to industrial and utility customers worldwide. BrightSource Energy enables industrial and utility companies to lessen their dependency on fossil fuels by providing a low cost, reliable source of clean energy during periods of peak usage. BrightSource Energy's corporate headquarters are located in Oakland, California.

Funding Rounds (10) - $805.34M

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DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Apr, 2016$3.94M / Debt Financing0
Jul, 2013$15M / Undisclosed0
Oct, 2012$80M / Series F8
Apr, 2011$168M / Undisclosed1
Mar, 2011$201M / Series E7
Sep, 2010$26M / Series D0
May, 2010$150M / Series D6
Jun, 2008$115M / Series C8
Nov, 2007$29.9M / Series B0
Oct, 2006$16.5M / Series A1

Current Team (10)

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Board Members and Advisors (4)

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Products (1)

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Competitors (3)

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  • eSolar develops concentrating solar power plant technology with fossil fuels.
  • FRENELL delivers proven, cost-efficient Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) with integrated energy storage based on linear Fresnel Collectors.
  • SUNRGI claims it has developed technology that can deliver solar power at prices competitive with coal-fired electricity.

Offices/Locations (2)

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  • Israel Office

    Kiryat Mada Street 11

    Jerusalem,

    ISR

  • Headquarters

    1999 Harrison St.

    Suite 2150

    Oakland, CA 94612

    USA

Past Team (3)

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Images (1)

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