Propel Fuels Gets Cash for CA Expansion

2/10/10

Propel Fuels, the alternative fuel company founded in Seattle but now based in Sacramento, CA, announced today it has raised $12 million in Series C equity financing led by new investor Craton Equity Partners, along with $8 million in debt financing. Previous investors Nth Power and @Ventures also participated in the equity round. The money will be used to help Propel expand its network of fuel stations around California. The company currently owns and operates 11 stations around Seattle and Sacramento, selling ethanol and biodiesel fuels.

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