SAN FRANCISCO, June 18 Speciality glass company
Corning is leading a $60 million investment in View Inc,
a maker of energy-saving glass that automatically adjusts the
amount of heat and light glare that passes through it, the
companies said Tuesday.
Corning, known for innovations such as Gorilla Glass, the
thin and tough material used on products such as Apple
iPhones, is a new investor in View. Existing investors,
including Khosla Ventures, General Electric, and Sigma
Partners, participated in the round.
View is headquartered in Milipitas, Calif., and has
manufacturing facilities in Olive Branch, Mississippi. Before
the latest financing, it has raised around $124 million from
The new funding round closed June 5, a spokeswoman for
Khosla Ventures said.