Aquus Energy Inc., a provider of solar energy systems to commercial and residential customers in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast, has raised an undisclosed amount of “Series 1” funding led by Oppenheimer & Co.
Aquus Energy, Inc. a provider of solar energy systems to commercial and residential customers in the Mid Atlantic and Northeastern regions of the
According to Francis J Alfano, Chief Executive Officer of Aquus Energy, “Our strategy is to become the leading commercial and residential integrator of solar energy systems through both internal growth and acquisitions. The solar energy system integration sector is experiencing tremendous growth but is fragmented and in need of a respected reliable brand name company that commercial and residential customers can trust. We believe that by combining our executive management experience and capital strength with successful solar energy systems integrators Aquus Energy will be an industry leader. We now have the financial strength to execute our acquisition strategy and drive organic growth throughout our business. We plan to innovate with new products and services and to be at the forefront of industry developments, solar technologies and other viable technologies that will help our customers save on their energy costs and help to protect the planet.”
Richard White, Managing Director and head of Oppenheimer's Private Equity Investment and Special Products Department, will serve as the Chairman of Aquus Energy's Board of Directors.
About Aquus Energy, Inc.
Founded in 2007, Aquus Energy, Inc (www.aquusenergy.com) seeks to be the high quality, cost efficient integrator of solar energy systems. Aquus Energy is focused on providing solar energy solutions to commercial and residential customers located in the Mid Atlantic and Northeast regions of the
About Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.
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