Naomi Oreskes: Wishful Thinking About Natural Gas

Albert Einstein is rumored to have said that one cannot solve a problem with the same thinking that led to it. Yet this is precisely what we are now trying to do with climate change policy. [Read more...]



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Mary Ellen Harte: Climate Change This Week: US Flunks Efficiency, Green Bonds Grow, And More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded.




Daily Climate Change: Global Map of Unusual Temperatures, July 276 2014

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Bill Radvak: Storage Shines in Solar Sector

It is clear that the solar industry has entered a bright new phase of solar-related storage market and application development. Its versatility and adaptability is a major factor. [Read more...]



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Suniva Announces U.S. Solar Module Manufacturing Expansion

The company currently produces its high-powered Optimus monocrystalline module line with power ratings up to 280W (60-cell format) and an industry-leading 330W (72-cell format).


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Shin-Etsu Chemical to Begin Licensing of Its 21% Conversion Efficiency Solar Cell Manufacturing Technology

In addition to Shin-Etsu Chemical possessing the technology for the process to mass-produce solar cells with a high conversion efficiency of 21%, the technology has the characteristic of being a relatively easy manufacturing process that is applicable to the existing mass production process that is based on screen-printing technology.


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Keith Gaby: Is Hollywood Drowning Out Climate Change? Let’s Be Practical

It's frustrating for climate activists that some people seem to care more about Hollywood couples than global warming. America's obsession with Hollywood feels a bit like we're endlessly banging on the front door yelling "Fire!" -- only to be told, "Yes, we see the flames on the drapes, but America's Got Talent is on!" [Read more...]



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Orix Plans to Build as Many as 15 Small-scale Geothermal Plants in Japan

Orix Corp., a Tokyo-based finance and leasing company, plans to build as many as 15 geothermal power stations in Japan in the next five years.



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As US Clean Energy Goes Mainstream, Leadership Is Focused on States and Cities

Clean Edge’s recently released 2014 U.S. Clean Tech Leadership Index finds the U.S. clean-tech market making impressive strides in many areas, while still hampered by inaction and inertia in others. As has been the case in recent years — even with encouraging national-level initiatives from the Obama administration — states and cities continue to be where most of the action is.



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Despite Ohio Freeze, Renewable Energy Continues To Be Hot

Last month, Ohio Governor Kasich signed legislation putting a two-year ‘freeze’ on the state’s proven, successful, and money-saving renewable energy standard. Doing so, he is moving Ohio backward as other states move forward, developing job-creating  CO2-neutral/CO2-light, clean renewable energy. This new state law freezes economic growth in a sect



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Charging Your Portfolio With Tesla’s Gigafactory

By Jeff Siegel

Last week, Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) announced that its next electric offering — a competitively priced electric vehicle — will hit the market in 2017. [Read more...]


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