Listen Up: Pope Calls for the Replacement of Fossil Fuels, Renewable Energy and Solar Subsidies

We’re talking about religion this week. Did I get your attention? How about if we talk about climate change, more renewable energy, dirty fossil fuels and solar subsidies? Okay, we’ve already covered these topics. But now the Pope has chimed in with his “On Care For Our Common Home” Encyclical. I’m probably the worst person to comment on this 180 page Encyclical (I got kicked out of Hebrew School). There is no doubt in my mind that the Pope’s analysis and commentary will definitely affect U.S. politics related to clean energy.

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Clark Howard: 4 Things to Know Before You Take the Solar Energy Plunge

I believe solar energy is a huge part of what we need to be about as a nation. My wife and I have a vacation place at the beach in Florida that is a n...

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Flora Nicholas: Pope Goes Green, Conservatives See Red and Boehner Stays Orange

Republicans who don't believe in climate change were in holy hell last week, as Pope Francis made an earth shattering statement on the issue.

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Mary Ellen Harte: Climate Change This Week: The Extreme Weather Connection, Another Solar Breakthrough, and More!

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

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WATCH: Four Energy Sources That May Turn Our Future Into A Sci-Fi Dream

You're already familiar with solar power, wind power, and even water power. But when it comes to the future of energy, those renewable power sourc...

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Brew-ha-ha: Is Amyris’ Brazillian JV Over?

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In a Brazilian securities filing, with respect to the Joint Venture between São Martinho and Amyris (AMRS), [Read more...]

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Corporate Speed Dating: Coupling India’s Smart Cities with Smart Investment for Sustainability

Building off nearly 10 months of extensive public and private sector consultation, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi began in April to green-light initial projects under the country’s Smart Cities Initiative (SCI). The SCI benchmarks, formulated in response to rapid urban population growth, aim to modernize environmentally sustainable transport, housing, utility, and connectivity services for 100 new or refurbished cities across the subcontinent.

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Gunjan Bagla: India Goes Solar

If India continues to expand its solar energy sector with such ambitious plans, favorable state policies, and reinforces its investor friendly track, it will definitely become a global solar power leader. [Read more...]

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German Wind-to-Hydrogen Plant Takes Car-Fuel Battle to Tesla

After decades of research, Linde AG says the elements needed to make hydrogen-fuelled cars a viable challenger to Tesla Inc’s battery-driven vehicles are finally falling into place.

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‘Tetris’ Owner Takes Hawaii Home And Ranch Off The Grid

HONOLULU (AP) — High above the bustling city of Honolulu, in a quiet, exclusive hillside neighborhood where some of the island's wealthiest resident...

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