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Germany Close to Slashing Solar Subsidies

The German government is close to slashing subsidies for solar energy by 20 to 40 percent despite solar's success in reaching up to…
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Amid Interstate Politicking, Feed-In Tariffs Come to Los Angeles

Los Angeles' new feed-in tariff program can create 4500 jobs in LA and generate 150MW of new power. Now why aren't other cities…

Germany Takes “Power to the People” Literally

Back in the 1960s there was a social uprising in this country. It grew out of the civil rights movement and the protests…
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Renewable Energy Land Leases: How to get a Slice of the Pie

This post outlines key considerations for property owners to evaluate when leasing their land for renewable energy development. There are pros and cons…

Germany Sets New Renewable Energy Record

While the latest green headlines in the U.S. are mostly depressing with growing signs that the Obama administration will approve the proposed Keystone…
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Video Interview: Why You Should Care About Feed in Tariffs

Government policies and subsidies play an important role in incubating and popularizing renewable energy technologies such as solar and wind.   This video interview…
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Feed-in Tariffs Take Center Stage at AREDAY 2010 Renewable Energy Summit

By Lee Barken, CPA, LEED-AP Among the critical topics presented by industry luminaries at this year’s American Renewable Energy Day (AREDAY) summit in…

Politics Puts LA Solar Feed-in Tariff in the Shade

The Los Angeles Business Council (LABC) could not have chosen a worse time to introduce a feasibility study (PDF) of a solar feed-in tariff…

Gainesville Sets Record Prices for Solar Power Sellers

by: Tom Rooney Gainesville city leaders became the first in the country to set a competitive price for people who create renewable energy…

Do We Need Green Authoritarianism?

On Saturday the Chinese legislature passed an amendment to a 2006 renewable energy law that requires utilities to buy power from renewable sources,…

Overheard at Opportunity Green: LA Having “Serious Conversation” About Feed-in Tariff

Los Angeles Deputy Mayor for Energy and the Environment Romel Pascual said during a panel discussion at Opportunity Green 2009 that Los Angeles…