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Solar Power to Hit Cost Parity Next Year

Like the little engine that could, or the middle aged rock star that, after twenty years of struggling in sleazy dives has suddenly…
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Fact Check: Fox & Friends Hilariously Distort Reality of U.S. Solar

Fact check! Yesterday morning, Fox & Friends really stepped in it when they attacked the American solar industry.
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Coal’s Share of World Energy Mix Hits Record High

A recent Worldwatch Institute report points out that while oil still represents the largest energy source, both coal and natural gas have seen…
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New Report Offers 5 Lessons on the Perceptions of Manufacturers and Consumers

Based on interviews with manufacturers and consumers in the U.S., China, Germany and India, UL's new report covers a wide range of issues,…
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Europe Now Creates Enough Solar Power to Fuel Austria

Despite economic troubles, Europe now generates 52 gigawatts of solar power, enough to fuel all of Austria.
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Ocean Health Index Tracks Relationship of Man and Ocean by Country

Three years in the making, and involving over 65 scientists, the first set of measurements for 171 countries is now available on their…
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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…

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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Can Greece Shine Its Way out of Default with Solar?

Germany, a global leader in solar energy, is mulling a path for Greece to emerge out of its fiscal misery. Could Greece become…

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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Volkswagen Investing One Billion Euros in Wind Energy

In an attempt to hedge against future rising energy prices, Volkswagen announced last week that it will invest up to one billion Euros…
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Integrating CSR and Sustainability in the Indian Banking Sector

Sustainability, CSR and banks are often not thought of in the same context. This is especially true in developing countries and something that…
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BMW Invests $560M in EV Technology

Compared to other automobile manufacturers, BMW has been behind in electric car research and development.  Considering the demographic to which BMW markets, the…

German Military Ponders Peak Oil

A German military think tank has drafted a report that discusses the impact that peak oil could have on the world's economy. The…
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Merkel’s German Energy Plan Mixes Old and New with Amped Renewable Goals

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government has issued a 40 year energy plan that it describes as a “revolution in the field of energy supply.”…