XPRIZE: Are We a Step Closer to Nuclear Fusion?

Nuclear fusion is considered by many to be the holy grail of clean energy -- a technology that would transform the world, if only we could figure out how to do it. But harnessing the same process that powers our sun is no small task. [Read more...]



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Thanos Niforos: Cheap Oil vs Clean Energy: A Strong Environmental Trade-Off

The combination of robust world crude oil supply growth and weak global demand has contributed to rising global inventories and falling crude oil prices. The obvious winners of a lower oil price are oil importers and energy intensive sectors but a speculation that cheaper fossil fuels would mean a serious setback for renewables has been rife. [Read more...]



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Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2015: Buying Opportunities

Tom Konrad Ph.D., CFA

In the two months since my last "monthly" update, the stock market has been in turmoil.  At the end of June, I was pleased report that my Ten [Read more...]


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Wind Development Helping Rural Montana Economy

Date: 9/2/2015

Source: M. Clements, National Association of Farm Broadcasters

Audio with Shelby, Montana Mayor Larry Bonderud (MP3 2.86 MB). Download Windows Media Player. Time: 00:03:08. [Read more...]


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Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen: ‘Green News Report’ – September 1, 2015

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IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: President Obama makes powerful case for climate action on the edge of ... [Read more...]



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Blue Sphere’s Eyes On The Horizon

by Debra Fiakas CFA

Renewable energy companies have to worry about flagging commodity prices that make it even more difficult to prove the competitive potential of alternative fuels, as well as possible disruption in the capital markets and valuation multiples which are concerns of all public companies. [Read more...]


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The US Just Made Its Largest Investment In Renewable Energy Yet


Climate News Network: Solar power takes giant strides as prices fall


The U.S. government just made its largest renewable energy purch... [Read more...]



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Susan Casey-Lefkowitz: Tackling Climate Change Across Party Lines Works for America

State clean power plans protect from the worst consequences of climate inaction. Climate change doesn't respect political party boundaries.

Read more: Cleanpowerplan, Clean Energy, Climate Change, Rick Snyder, Michigan, Green News



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Lauren Burke: Kosovo’s Battle for Clean Air and Energy

At this stage, it is fair to question what it will take for Kosovo and the World Bank to reach an inflection point and consider more economical alternatives to coal.

Read more: Kosovo, Clean Energy, Coal, Renewable Energy, Sierra Club, UC Berkeley, Green News



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Dave Pruett: Taming the Elephant on Wall Street

We're witnessing, I'm fairly certain, market chaos associated with the end of the era of fossil fuels.

Read more: Wall Street, Climate Change, Stock Market, Carbon Fee, Carbon Fee and Dividend, Economy, Renewable Energy, Fossil Fuels, Fossil Fuel Divestment, Tar Sands, Business News



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