Mary Ellen Harte: Climate Change This Week: China Out Competes US on Solar, Droughts & Chills, and More!

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

Daily Climate Change: Global Map of Unusual Temperatures, Aug 22, 2014

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3 Stocks For The Coming Solar Shortage

By Jeff Siegel

An impending glut of solar panels was going to be the death knell for the industry.

Or at least that's how the solar bears framed the argument just a few short years ago. [Read more...]

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Robbie Gennet: President Obama, Go Big or Go Home

There's an old saying in surfing: Go big or go home. Right now, each race around the country is in it's own little bubble, disconnected to the larger narrative. Only true vision and leadership can unite them to raise a populist wave and that is what the Presidential pulpit is for. [Read more...]

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Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen: ‘Green News Report’ – August 21, 2014

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IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Way too much water now falling on the Arizona desert; Another day, anot... [Read more...]

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Wind Turbine Syndrome? Courts Aren’t Buying It

This story originally appeared on Climate Central.

To wind farm opponents, wind turbine syndrome is a manifold malady triggered by acoustic pulses ...

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MIT Study Investigates Power Generation from the Meeting of River Water and Seawater.

The researchers evaluated an emerging method of power generation called pressure retarded osmosis (PRO), in which two streams of different salinity are mixed to produce energy.

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U.S. Dept. of Energy: Reports Highlight Strength of U.S. Wind Energy Industry.

After modest growth in 2013, total installed wind power capacity in the United States now stands at 61 gigawatts (GW), which meets nearly 4.5 percent of electricity demand in an average year, according to the 2013 Wind Technologies Market Report,

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Tim Profeta: The Climate Post: Court Ruling Could Affect Nation’s Electric Grid

Editor's Note: While Tim Profeta is on vacation, Jeremy Tarr, policy associate in the Climate and Energy Program at Duke's Nicholas Institute for Envi...

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Renewable Energy Accounts for 100 Percent of New US Electrical Generating Capacity in July

According to the latest "Energy Infrastructure Update" report from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's Office of Energy Projects, all new U.S. electrical generating capacity put into service in July came from renewable energy sources: 379 megawatts (MW) of wind, 21 MW of solar, and 5 MW of hydropower.

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UK Supermarket To Be Powered Exclusively by Waste-To-Energy Plant

U.K. retailer Sainsbury’s announced that it will power one of its supermarkets with 100 percent renewable electricity produced from an anaerobic digester, making it the largest retailer to be off-grid using an anaerobic digester.

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