Aurora Solar

Aurora Solar is a SaaS company developing tools that enable solar professionals to design and sell solar remotely.

Aurora's powerful solar PV design and sales software used by industry leading and growing solar companies of all sizes.

Aurora Solar was founded in 2012 by Samuel Adeyemo and Christopher Hopper. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, with an office in Atlanta, Georgia.


Aurora Solar is helping the industry transition away from manual processes and in-person visits to conducting everything online. Using Aurora, solar installers can accurately perform remote solar shading analysis, design solar and storage systems, forecast energy production, calculate bill savings, generate sales proposals with financing options, and much more.


Aurora’s commercial suite includes design and financial analysis tools custom built for C&I projects, making it the industry’s only all-in-one commercial solar design software.


Aurora is used by top solar companies in the US, including Freedom Forever, Infinity Energy, Sunpower and POWERHOME Solar. So far more than 7.5 million projects designed in its software platform.


Aurora is backed by Coatue, ICONIQ Capital, Energize Ventures, Fifth Wall, Lux Capital, Emerson Collective, Pear VC, and others. The company raised $200M in Series D round on Feb 28, 2022. This brings Aurora's total funding to $520M to date. The latest round doubled the company's valuation to $4B, up from their $2B gained from a Series C raised in Feb 2021.



  • Year founded: 2012
  • Funding Info: $520M over 4 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series D)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $4B as of Feb 28, 2022
  • City/Town: San Francisco
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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