Intel Capital invests in Chinese cleantech, healthcare companies

Intel Capital has sunk money into three Chinese companies: Trony Solar Holdings, NP Holdings and Viewhigh.

Trony Solar Holdings, a manufacturer of thin-film solar cells, received $20 million. An undisclosed amount also went to NP Holdings, which works in the utility-scale energy storage space.

Intel made another undisclosed investment in Viewhigh, a software provider for the healthcare industry.

The funds came from Intel’s China Technology Fund, which has a total of $500 million to invest in the country.