French car-sharing startup Vulog raises €17.5 million

French car-sharing startup Vulog has raised €14.5 million. The investment comes from the UK’s Frog Capital and the Czech Republic’s Inven Capital. The startup previously raised €8.4 million two years ago from the Ecotechnologies Fund and the Environmental Technologies Fund.

French wave energy company Hace raises €850,000

French company Hydro Air Concept Energie (Hace), which is developing technology to generate electricity by harnessing the power of ocean waves, has just completed an €850,000 financing round. The funding came through the crowdfunding platform Happy Capital, as well as private investors.