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There are 13 companies tagged `utility`; raised $196.4M from 80 investors

OpTier raised $77.5M from Pitango Venture Capital, Gemini Israel ventures, Viola Credit, Gemini Israel ventures, Morgan Stanley, Pitango Venture Capital, Carmel Ventures, Index Ventures, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Cisco, Viola Credit, Pitango Venture Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Carmel Ventures in 4 rounds.

OpTier Raises $8M    finsmes.com OpTier Raises $63M in Fourth Round of Funding    optier.com Plenus Grants OpTier a $15mm Credit Line    plenus.co.il Innovative Transaction Workload Management Software Company Secures $7 Million in Additional Financing    optier.com

Nirvanix raised $70M from Khosla Ventures, Valhalla Partners, Intel Capital, Mission Ventures, Windward Ventures, Mission Ventures, Windward Ventures, Valhalla Partners, Intel Capital, Mission Ventures, Windward Ventures, Valhalla Partners, Intel Capital, Mission Ventures, Valhalla Partners, Windward Ventures, Intel Capital, European Founders Fund, Mission Ventures, Valhalla Partners, and Windward Ventures in 5 rounds.

Khosla Leads $25M Round In Enterprise Cloud Storage Company Nirvanix    techcrunch.com Cloud Storage Company Nirvanix Raises $10 Million, Appoints New CEO    techcrunchit.com Nirvanix Raises $5 Million    xconomy.com http://nirvanix.com/bw121907.aspx    nirvanix.com Nirvanix secures $12 million in venture capital    nirvanix.com

Tantalus Systems raised $21.6M from Redpoint Ventures, Altira Group, British Columbia Discovery Funding, and Sanders Morris Harris Group in 2 rounds.

SEC, Tantalus Closes $14 Million Funding Round to Deliver Proven Smart Grid Technology    prnewswire.com TANTALUS COMPLETES $9.4 MILLION PRIVATE EQUITY FINANCING Investment to Exploit Early Market Success    tantalus.com

Message Bus raised $14.4M from North Bridge Venture Partners, True Ventures, Ignition Partners, Jesse Robbins, James Lindenbaum, Tim Young, True Ventures, Polaris Venture Partners, Chris Sacca, Max Levchin, Cooley LLP, Josh Felser, Julie Davidson, Biz Stone, Om Malik, Jack Dorsey, and Mike Tatum in 2 rounds.

Message Bus Raises $11M to Make Messaging More Reliable    pevc.dowjones.com Message Bus: The Start Project’s First Graduate Launches, Pulls In A Cool $3 Million    techcrunch.com

WegoWise raised $4.9M from Boston Community Capital and Boston Community Capital in 2 rounds.

WegoWise Pools $3M to Visualize Energy Usage    pevc.dowjones.com

Any.DO raised $4.5M from Genesis Partners, Innovation Endeavors, Joe Lonsdale, Blumberg Capital, Joe Greenstein, Innovation Endeavors, Blumberg Capital, Genesis Partners, Felicis Ventures, Joe Lonsdale, and Brian Koo in 2 rounds.

Sleek to-do app Any.Do nabs $3.5M from Genesis Partners, Eric Schmidt, & others    venturebeat.com Any.DO Launches A Social To Do List App With $1 Million In Funding    techcrunch.com

Digital Mines raised $1M from Delta Partners and Enterprise Ireland .

Digital Mines Receives €750,000 investment    blog.digitalmines.com

Contacts+ raised $1M from TriplePoint Capital, TMT, Richard Chen, Pejman Nozad, and UpWest Labs .

Smartphone Contact Management Startup Contacts+ Raises $1 Million In Seed Funding    techcrunch.com

hyaqu raised $500K from Sylviane Norris .

Wattbot raised $350K .

Greentechmedia article    greentechmedia.com

Encentiv Energy raised $300K from Innovation Works .

AllFacilities Energy Group    innovationworks.org

BuzzVote raised $200K from Bruce Spector .

Tweetminster raised $158.6K from Northern & Universal .

Tweetminster raises £100k in angel investment    uk.techcrunch.com