Scottish company has developed heat batteries used for energy storage
French investor Demeter exits cleantech business Födisch to management and WMS
Chrysalix SET and eCapital also participate in funding round
Series-A funding round sees company relocate from Chicago to Munich
Site produces enough energy to power 30,000 homes
Buy-back operation enables management to enter the market
Mobeus first backed the company in 2007
Company's tech used predominantly in wind power sector
Funding round amounts to seven-figure sum
Electranova Capital has joined forces with Total Energy Ventures to invest in Sunfire, a German developer of high-temperature fuel cells and electrolysers.
Albion Ventures has invested £3.1m into Green Highland Renewables (GHR), a Perth-based developer of hydropower schemes.
Connection Capital has invested £4.1m in wind turbine installer Earthmill.
The North West Fund for Energy & Environmental has invested £500,000 in plastic waste recycling company PVC Recycling.
Industrial biology company Global Bioenergies, listed on the NYSE Alternext Paris, has raised €23m through the placement of 927,419 new shares.
Emerald Technology Ventures and several other backers have invested in a series-A financing round for MetGen Oy, a Finnish industrial biotech company.
Demeter Partners and 123Venture have joined existing investors in an €8m funding round for French magnetic refrigeration specialist Cooltech Applications.
Demeter Partners, Sofimac and Soridec have provided Ideol, a French developer of foundations for offshore wind farms, with €7m of funding.
Omnes Capital has provided Futuris, an Italian developer of biomass-powered co-generation plants, with €4m of growth capital.
CDC Entreprises has invested €5m as part of a €10m round for French hydrogen storage specialist McPhy Energy.
Kernel Capital has led a €1m investment in Dublin-based photovoltaic technology developer SolarPrint.
Danish alternative fuel provider BioGasol ApS has secured €5m in equity financing from existing investors including Fjord Capital Partners, alongside a €10m grant from the Danish Energy Agency.
Electranova Capital, EDF's cleantech investment fund, has completed investments in French electricity management company Actility and Norwegian wind power business Seatower.
Connection Capital and Riverside are raising £5.5m for a Scottish wind farm project managed by Burcote Wind Ltd.
UK-based VCT investor Albion Ventures has invested £1.3m to fund a hydropower project in Wales, in partnership with Welsh developer Dragon Hydro Limited.