The 51st State: What’s Your Ideal Energy Market?

Imagine a place where there is no electricity market. No rules, no policies, no market. A clean slate. This is what the Solar Energy Power Association (SEPA) calls the 51st State, a new initiative to get people to think outside the box when it comes to utility design and infrastructure.



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Five Solar Stocks For 2015

By Jeff Siegel

Times sure have changed!

In 2006, I attended my first Solar Power International (SPI) conference in D.C.

It was a no-frills event but loaded with valuable information I used to help Energy and Capital readers get a jump on the solar bull market that ran from 2006 to 2008. [Read more...]


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New Poll: New Yorkers Overwhelmingly Support Fracking Moratorium — And Clean Energy

Last month, NRDC engaged a nationally recognized opinion research firm to conduct polling in New York State to evaluate public attitudes about fracking and clean energy. Importantly, this is the first statewide poll in at least two years — and perhaps ever — to directly ask residents their views of the now six-year-old de facto moratorium on fracking.



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Big Utilities Want In On The Residential Solar Industry

Oct 22 (Reuters) - For years, the utilities responsible for providing electricity to the nation have treated residential solar systems as a threat. ...

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Sustainability Takes Center Stage

“Environmentally friendly,” “green,” “sustainable” — these words have become ubiquitous, plastered on products from handbags to home décor and everything in between. As a society, we’re more aware than ever of the difference we can make purchasing smart, sustainable products and the role we can play shifting to cleaner, green solutions like renewab



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What’s Up With Solar in YOUR State? Solar Power Rocks Releases U.S. State-by-State Solar Power Rankings Report.

The report contains ratings of all 50 states and the District of Columbia based on twelve key criteria leading to strong financial results for homeowners interested in installing solar panels.


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

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IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Republican candidates continue to dodge the climate change question; Mo... [Read more...]



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Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen: ‘Green News Report’ – October 16, 2014

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IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Rep. Paul Ryan backs away - sort of - from outright climate science den... [Read more...]



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Frances Beinecke: This Is How America Will Reduce Pollution and Stamp Out Our Carbon Footprint

The US can become carbon neutral in our lifetimes. In the process, we will put millions of Americans to work, make our companies more competitive, and shield our communities from extreme weather. And we will honor our obligation to leave the world a better place for future generations. [Read more...]



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Once Again, Cheap Oil Threatens Electric Car Sales.

To compete with gasoline, electric vehicles need better batteries: Magnesium-ion could trump lithium-ion.


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