Sopogy Scores Funding from Founder of eBay, Cargill and Tetris

Katie Fehrenbacher recently reported that the small-scale solar thermal startup Sopogy was in the process of raising a $9 million round last October. This week Sopogy closed that round from investors including the investment vehicle of eBay founder Pierre Omidyar, Ohana Holdings.

The folks at New Energy Finance reported the news, and after digging through regulatory filings, Nathaniel Bullard, senior analyst at New Energy Finance reported that the $9.1 million round also included local investors Bethel Tech Holdings, Energy Industries Holdings, Kolohala Holdings, Black River Asset Management a wholly owned subsidiary of Cargill and Tetris video game entrepreneur Henk Rogers.