Nanosolar Adds $300 Million

Nanosolar, a San Jose, Calif.-based maker of solar panels, has raised $300 million in new private equity funding. The round closed in March, and included participation from AES Corp., The Carlyle Group, EDS, Energy Capital Partners, Riverstone Holdings, EDF Renewables, Lone Pine Capital, the Skoll Foundation, Omidyar Network and return backers GLG Partners, Beck Energy, and Grazia Equity. Read more