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Top 5 Policy Tricks Against Solar

Published on April 18th, 2014 | by Guest Contributor

Originally published on SolarWakeup. By Yann Brandt  After incredible victories by solar policy groups, the anti-solar world lead by the likes of ALEC and investor owned utilities is coming out with a new bag of tricks. We ... Read More


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80% Of US Wind Power In 2013 Generated By 12 States

Published on April 18th, 2014 | by U.S. Energy Information Administration

Originally published on Today in Energy. Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Electric Power Monthly In 2013, 12 states accounted for 80% of U.S. wind-generated electricity, according to preliminary generation data released in EIA’s March Electric Power Monthly report. Texas ... Read More


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Desmond Tutu Calls For Disinvestment In Fossil Fuel Industry

Published on April 18th, 2014 | by Robyn Purchia

Originally published on Eden Keeper. Desmond Tutu, a South African Anglican bishop and climate change activist, has called for an anti-apartheid-style boycott and disinvestment campaign against the fossil fuel industry for driving global warming. “During the anti-apartheid struggle in ... Read More


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Floating Nuclear Plants Could Survive Tsunamis

Published on April 17th, 2014 | by Joshua S Hill

The 2011 tsunami that struck the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in Japan left the complex in disarray, contaminated and broken. The Japanese government subsequently found itself moving at the behest of public opinion to decommission many ... Read More


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South Africa Moves To Add More Renewable Energy

Published on April 17th, 2014 | by Joshua S Hill

South Africa occupies an interesting place in the world these days — one part Westernised country, one part African nation. A report from earlier this year identified the country as one of the top 10 countries ... Read More


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The Sun Is Shining On This Solar Suburb

Published on April 17th, 2014 | by Guest Contributor

By Rachel DiFranco, Sustainability Coordinator, City of Fremont It is not mere chance that more than 30 clean and green tech firms have found themselves residing in Fremont, the city that bridges the East Bay to the South ... Read More


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