Aster Capital, a France-based multi-corporation-sponsored venture capital (VC) firm, has struck its second deal in the past week by joining a consortium investing $8m in EcoFactor, a US-based provider of residential energy management services.

Alongside Aster in EcoFactor’s series B round were VC firms Claremont Creek Ventures and RockPort Capital Partners.

Todd Dauphinais, partner at Aster Capital, a clean technology-focused VC sponsored by France-based industrial groups Schneider Electric, Alstom and Solvay Rhodia in its €130m second fund, said: “EcoFactor has…

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