FirstFuel Software Raises $8.5 Million to Expand Audit Services

FirstFuel Software Inc., which evaluates energy consumption to help reduce usage in commercial buildings, raised $8.5 million in a Series B funding round that included the German utility EON SE.

The company will use the funds to expand its energy-audit and performance-monitoring services globally, the Lexington, Massachusetts-based company said today in a statement.

The round also included existing investors Battery Ventures, RockPort Capital Partners and Nth Power LLC, which participated in a first round that raised $10 million in February 2012.

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