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Is This The End Of Diesel Trucks?

Is This The End Of Diesel Trucks?

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Alternative Energy / Solar Energy

Could Solar Provide 27% Of World’s Energy By 2050?

Could Solar Provide 27% Of World’s Energy By 2050?

Oct 03, 2014 at 17:15 | Breakthrough Institute

Rapid Expansion of Solar Depends on Massive Subsidies and High Carbon PriceThe International Energy Agency updated their technology roadmaps for…

India Is Committed To Solar, But Don’t Invest Just Yet

India Is Committed To Solar, But Don’t Invest Just Yet

Oct 02, 2014 at 18:16 | Martin Tillier

In an interview this week with the Guardian newspaper, India’s power and coal minister, Piyush Goyal, claimed that India would become a “renewable superpower” in the next few years.…

How A Mistake May Lead To More Efficient Solar Power

How A Mistake May Lead To More Efficient Solar Power

Oct 02, 2014 at 17:40 | Andy Tully

Despite how it sounds, the concept of an “organic solar cell” wasn’t dreamed up in some marketer’s hyperactive imagination. An organic solar cell is actually “a type…

New York State’s Solar-Friendly Policies Could Become a Model

New York State’s Solar-Friendly Policies Could Become a Model

Sep 30, 2014 at 17:22 | Nick Cunningham

New York State is transforming itself into a model of solar power.In April, Governor Andrew Cuomo committed $1 billion to NY-Sun Initiative, a relatively new incentive…

Texas Set To Become Solar Powerhouse

Texas Set To Become Solar Powerhouse

Sep 02, 2014 at 16:04 | Nick Cunningham

Texas could finally become a leader in solar, thanks to a new resolution passed by the city council of Austin. The bill will require the municipal utility, Austin…

Why China Is Leading The World In Solar Power

Why China Is Leading The World In Solar Power

Aug 22, 2014 at 17:40 | Andrew Topf

China is the world’s top energy consumer, with the vast majority of its electricity coming from domestically-mined coal. But the Asian nation is cutting its dependence on coal, oil and…

Follow the Yellow (Solar Panel) Road

Follow the Yellow (Solar Panel) Road

Jul 02, 2014 at 17:17 | Amy Gleich

It's time for American roads to pull their own weight. Sure, we drive on them every day, enabling us to travel to practically every part of the country -- but…

Solar Wars: China Loses a Battle

Solar Wars: China Loses a Battle

Jun 19, 2014 at 17:10 | Ky Krauthamer

The world’s biggest maker of solar panels wants to make sure investors think “soccer,” not “subsidies,” when they see the name “Yingli Solar.” That’s why billions of TV viewers are…

China Might Be Winning The Race To Reduce Solar Costs

China Might Be Winning The Race To Reduce Solar Costs

Jun 17, 2014 at 17:01 | Martin Tillier

Many people, even fanatical advocates of solar power, are unaware quite how close we are to reaching a critical milestone in the industry. Within a fairly short space of time,…

Investing In Solar Power’s “Picks, Pans And Shovels”

Investing In Solar Power’s “Picks, Pans And Shovels”

May 30, 2014 at 12:07 | Martin Tillier

Last week, for the first time since I started writing here, I wrote a positive piece about solar energy. I picked two companies, First Solar (FSLR) and Canadian Solar (CSIQ)…

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