Tesla Stands Up to China Market Challenges

Nearly a year after driving into China on a wave of fanfare and big hopes, electric vehicle (EV) superstar Tesla (Nasdaq: TSLA) is pressing the reset button on a market that has huge potential but also some major obstacles. This particular reset has been in the works for the last few months, but appears to be near completion with indications that t



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Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2015: Marching Ahead

Tom Konrad CFA

 My Ten Clean Energy Stocks for 2015 model portfolio added a second month to its winning streak, with a 6.1% gain for the month and a 5.7% gain for the year, despite a continued drag by the strong dollar.  If measured in terms of the companies' local currencies, the portfolio would have been up 7.5% for the month and 10.5% for the quarter or year to date.  For comparison, the broad universe of US small cap stocks rose 1.5%  for the month and 4.0% for quarter, as measured by IWM, the Russell 2000 index ETF. [Read more...]


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Craig Lewis: With ‘Megadroughts’ in the Future, We Need More Renewable Energy Today

Rising carbon emissions may lead to unprecedented "megadroughts" in the United States later this century, according to a recent NASA report. And these droughts could impact our lights as much as our lawns. [Read more...]



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Rupa Mehta: Spring Cleaning for the Soul

There are a million ways to let spring influence your life. Let yourself breathe, rest, enjoy the people you love, and allow yourself to let go of those who make you feel insecure and unhappy. Get inspired by your world and community and enjoy the soul change this season! [Read more...]



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Republican Texas Bows to California and Backs Energy Finance Plan

Jim Keffer is Republican state lawmaker in Texas with a permit to carry a concealed weapon and doubts about whether human activity is causing global warming.



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Solar Rollers Student Team Sends Email Back from the Future

A team of future high school graduates has developed technology capable of sending emails and digital attachments back from the future. The group call themselves the “Photon Farmers” and they are the future winners of the 2017 Solar Rollers energy education competition.



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Fundraise for Planet Ark and Win a Cotton Tee!

Are you looking for some fitspiration? With fun run season just around the corner, we're giving you the opportunity to get fit, give back and get your hands on a 100% organic cotton Planet Ark t-shirt.



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Happy Eco-Easter!

Easter is a busy and fun time of year but it doesn't need to come with an Easter bunny shaped eco-footprint.



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China Puts The Brakes On New Solar Production Capacity

Doug Young

Bottom line: New signals indicate Beijing plans to move aggressively to prevent solar panel makers from adding unneeded new capacity to help their local governments meet economic growth targets. [Read more...]


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Investors Spent a Record $2 Trillion on Renewables, Report Says

Investors have spent more than $2 trillion on clean-energy plants in the past decade and last year added more renewable capacity than ever before.



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