Drillers Look for Geothermal in the Depths of Paris

In the midst of a suburban sprawl halfway between the Eiffel Tower and Paris’s busy Orly airport, a drilling crew works night and day burrowing deep into the Earth’s crust in search of underground heat.



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Tesla’s China Strategy Charges Up At Unicom Outlets

Doug Young

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Australia’s Renewable Industry Imperiled Pending Policy Review

A government-appointed panel gave Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott two options to cut emissions more cheaply: either scrap or weaken its main clean energy program.



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EVs and Energy Storage Pave the Road to a Clean Energy Future

“The times they are a' changin'.” So goes Bob Dylan's classic song from the '60s, and that's certainly the case when it comes to how we generate, distribute, use and store electricity. Having made great strides in enhancing performance and reliability and reducing costs, growing government support and incentives for intelligent energy storage solutions adds significant impetus to the growing wave of change sweeping across the U.S. power sector.



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Mary Ellen Harte: Climate Change This Week: Rising Health Risks and Heat, Rising Renewables, and More!

Looking above at recent temperature anomalies, much of the US is cooler than normal, but the eastern Pacific warm spot continues to prevent much rain from reaching California, which is hotter than normal. [Read more...]



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Interview With Nathaniel Bullard On Fossil Fuel Divestment

by Tom Konrad CFA

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Margie Alt: Celebrating Solar Workers This Labor Day

As we celebrate the social and economic achievements of American workers this weekend, let's not leave out our hardworking sun and the laborers that go with it.

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Marc Ross: Bridging the Gap: Baby Boomers and Millennials Working Together for Social Change

Volunteer-based organizations have found inventive ways to encourage participation of various age groups towards a noble cause through a powerful tool -- mission-based work that appeals to the former hippies and the current hipsters. [Read more...]



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Divesting from Fossil Fuels: Last One Out Loses

A new report written by Nathaniel Bullard at Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) highlights the difficulties large institutional investors would have divesting from fossil fuels. What it does not specifically discuss is that these difficulties could lead to large financial losses for investors who see the difficulty of divesting as a reason to delay.



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