In a strange decision that is forcing rooftop solar businesses in the sunny state of Nevada to close their doors, the state’s utility commission voted unanimously earlier this month to slash net-metering payments to homeowners that have invested heavily in rooftop solar. So far, the commission is sticking firm — but what about Nevada’s exemplary solar industry?
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While crowdfunding is meant to pool together funds for a business venture or project, its success greatly depends on the planning, investment and monitoring throughout the campaign period.
Despite an outward commitment to diversity, when push comes to shove, Apple’s white- and male-dominated leadership isn’t willing to give up its seats for women or people of color.
One geoengineering idea that has caught on in the United Arab Emirates is cloud seeding or, as it’s called here, rain enhancement science. The UAE recently doled out $5 million in grants to advance cloud-seeding research.
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In addition to equipping startup teams with top Google developers and experts, the company plans to back startups in Brazil, India and Indonesia with up to $50,000 each in equity-free funding.