12-01 :: January 2012
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D5I, OTCQX:DYSOY), has upgraded from the Over- the-Counter (OTC) Pink marketplace in the U.S.A. to the top tier of the OTC market - the OTCQX.
ight19 (U.K.) and the IndiGo pay-as-you-go solar power technology for emerging markets, has
announced the launch of a £5M ($8M) “Series B” funding round. The funding will be used for the fur- ther development of the company’s low cost printed
plastic solar film and for accelerating the deploy- ment of Eight19’s IndiGo pay as you go solar power products, which are already attracting strong custo- mer demand in emerging markets. Eight19 recei- ved £4.5M of funding in September 2010 from the Carbon Trust and Rhodia SA and it is expected that the new round will be taken up by a combination of existing and new investors.
The company has already announced that it is now beginning the mass rollout of pay-as-you-go so- lar products in Kenya, with 4,000 units scheduled