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Orb Energy

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Loan - II | Alive

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Last Raised

$20M | 4 mos ago

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About Orb Energy

Orb Energy is a residential and commercial solar system integrator and financier and installer. It manufactures its own range of solar photovoltaic panels and designs, installs, and services solar systems, along with providing critical finance for up to five years to its commercial and industrial customers. The company was founded in 2006 and is based in Bengaluru, India.

Headquarters Location

95, Digital Park Road, 2nd Stage Yeswanthpur

Bengaluru, 560022,



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Latest Orb Energy News

Orb Energy Receives $20 M From US Institution DFC

Dec 22, 2022

Orb Energy, a vertically integrated provider of solar energy solutions in India receives a $20 million USD follow-on loan from United States International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) to support its unique in-house financing facility for rooftop and ground mounted solar customers in India. Orb Energy is a vertically integrated provider of solar energy solutions in India, operational since 2006. Damian Miller the CEO and co-founder of Orb Energy explained “We are delighted that the DFC has decided to back Orb Energy again with a second loan of $20mln USD. We will be using these funds to extend further finance to our SME customers to enable them to gain quick and easy access to rooftop and ground-mounted solar systems from Orb that can dramatically improve their competitiveness". Jake Levine, DFC’s Chief Climate Officer said, “DFC’s second loan to Orb Energy will further expand renewable energy use by SMEs across India. With DFC’s loan, Orb Energy's work will create additional jobs and cut energy costs for businesses, boosting economic growth in a sector that is key to India’s development goals.” Share this article:

Orb Energy Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Orb Energy founded?

    Orb Energy was founded in 2006.

  • Where is Orb Energy's headquarters?

    Orb Energy's headquarters is located at 95, Digital Park Road, 2nd Stage, Bengaluru.

  • What is Orb Energy's latest funding round?

    Orb Energy's latest funding round is Loan - II.

  • How much did Orb Energy raise?

    Orb Energy raised a total of $46.14M.

  • Who are the investors of Orb Energy?

    Investors of Orb Energy include U.S. International Development Finance Corporation, Shell Ventures, DEG, FMO, Overseas Private Investment Corporation and 10 more.

  • Who are Orb Energy's competitors?

    Competitors of Orb Energy include Standard Solar, SunPower, Ice Energy, SolarCity, Clean Power Finance and 11 more.

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