Venture capital deals

March 11, 2013, 6:27 PM UTC

Alphabet Energy Inc., a San Francisco-based developer of a platform silicon thermoelectric technology that generates power from waste-heat sources, has raised $16 million in Series B funding. Enaca Corp.(TSX: ECA) led the round, and was joined by return backers Claremont Creek Ventures, TPG Biotech and the CalCEF Clean Energy Angel Fund.

Nipendo, an Israel-based provider of a cloud-based supplier trading solution, has raised $8 million in Series B funding. Horizons Ventures led the round, and was joined by return backer Magma Venture Partners. The company also said that it plans to relocate its headquarters to Boston.

Rent the Runway, a New York-based website for dress and accessory rentals, has raised $4.4 million in new Series C funding from American Express and Novel TMT Ventures. The round total is now $24.4 million, including an earlier close that included Advance Publications, Bain Capital Ventures, Highland Capital Partners and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.

Dobleas, a New York-based real-time mobile demand-side platform provider, has raised $5.4 million in Series B funding from Tokyo-based FreakOut Inc.

MacuLogix Inc., a Hummelstown, Penn.-based developer of early diagnostics and tracking solutions for age-related macular degeneration, has raised $3.6 million in Series A funding. Backers include Berwind Private Equity, Roche Venture Fund, Life Sciences Greenhouse and Ben Franklin Technology

iNDEXX Markets, a London-based developer of managed indices for fund management groups and advisory firms, has raised an undisclosed amount of VC funding from Osprey

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