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Sunrun

Sunrun is a provider of residential solar electricity founded in 2007 by Lynn Jurich, Edward Fenster and Nat Kreamer.

Sunrun is a provider of residential solar electricity and solar power services for homeowner. Sunrun allows homeowners to pay for solar energy without having to pay for the infrastructure.

Timeline

May 2014
Sunrun raises a $150,000,000 series E round from Accel, Foundation Capital, Madrone Capital Partners and Sequoia Capital.
October 2013
Sunrun raises a $1,600,000 grant from SunShot Initiative.
May 23, 2012
Sunrun raises a $60,000,000 series D round from Accel Partners, Foundation Capital and Sequoia Capital.
June 29, 2010
Sunrun raises a $55,000,000 series C round from Accel Partners, Foundation Capital and Sequoia Capital.
July 28, 2009
Sunrun raises a $18,000,000 series B round from Accel Partners and Foundation Capital.
June 20, 2008
Sunrun raises a $12,000,000 series A round from Foundation Capital.

Funding rounds

People

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LinkedIn

Beau Peelle

Investor

Charles Moldow

Investor

John Flynn

Investor

Jordan Tallman

Employee

Joshua Maher

Investor

Rich Wong

Investor

Steve Vassallo

Board member

Thang Nguyen

Investor

Warren Hogarth

Investor

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News

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Author
Date
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Emily Pontecorvo
June 24, 2021
Grist
Rooftop solar is growing fast, but it's not growing at the same pace everywhere -- and it's not yet accessible to everyone.
David Lazarus
June 1, 2021
Los Angeles Times
A solar-power company sold a 25-year contract to a 91-year-old California woman. After she died, the company refused to cancel her contract.
Benji Jones
March 2, 2021
Business Insider
The Texas grid crisis, which plunged millions into darkness last month, is set to fuel demand for Sunrun's rooftop solar panels and batteries.
Benji Jones
December 31, 2020
Business Insider
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Local Solar for All
December 1, 2020
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Developing 247 GW of local rooftop and community solar and 160 GW of local energy storage is the most cost-effective way for the United States...
Anne C. Mulkern
July 13, 2020
Scientific American
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Jonathan Shieber
July 7, 2020
TechCrunch
Tesla's 2014 acquisition of SolarCity turned the electric vehicle manufacturer into the undisputed largest player in residential solar, but that lead has steadily eroded as its major competitor, Sunrun, surged ahead with more aggressive plans. Now with the $3.2 billion dollar acquisition of the residential solar installation company, Vivint Solar, Sunrun looks to solidify its [...]
David Gelles
January 23, 2020
www.nytimes.com
As the head of Sunrun, Lynn Jurich won't rest until the photovoltaic cell module is as common as the fireplace.
BBC News
October 24, 2018
BBC News
Actor Elijah Wood voices a main character in the first video game made by Aardman Animations.

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