We’ll be coming out with our Third Quarter Greentech Venture Summary next week.  So get ready because we probably won’t be seeing a record quarter like this third quarter again. In the meantime, here’s a rundown of the top VC deals of 2008 that will give you an advanced peek and some insight into our data. This list is remarkable; every deal is over $100 million and all of these deals are solar technologies in every flavor, except for the Range Fuels cellulosic ethanol-financing round.

It’s been a remarkable year for VC in Greentech so far, and the fourth quarter will be a harbinger, giving an indication of the strength of this investor sector in the face of difficult...