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Thank You To Everyone, & Especially Mr Bob

Published on November 26th, 2015 | by Zachary Shahan


As happens every year, when I think about Thanksgiving, I feel overwhelmed with thanks for the great writers, commenters, sharers, and “stealthier” readers who make CleanTechnica what it is. I feel very lucky to be on this boat, [&hellip... Read More


Are You A Talker Or A Doer? Inspirational Nissan Leaf UK Commercial

New Nissan LEAFs For $10,600 In Colorado Black Friday Special

Published on November 26th, 2015 | by James Ayre


Originally published on EV Obsession. Black Friday offers this year will apparently apply to electric vehicles like the Nissan LEAF, going by recent reports. In Northern Colorado, specifically, there is reportedly a Black Friday group-buy offer [&hellip... Read More

Clean Transport


Electric Bus Adoption Is Taking Off In China

Published on November 26th, 2015 | by Kyle Field


Here at CleanTechnica, we frequently cover electric buses, as they often displace diesel and hybrid diesel buses that are typically major generators of particulate matter (PM) emissions in cities. Lots of pollution where we have the most people is not [&hellip... Read More

CO2 Emissions


CO2 Emissions Growth Almost Stalled In 2014

Published on November 26th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill


Global CO2 emissions growth almost stalled in 2014, slowing to only 0.5% growth compared to 2013, according to new figures released this week. A new report published by PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency and the European Commission’s [&hellip... Read More

Clean Power

solar power

Changes To Net Metering In CA Could Hurt Solar Power Industry

Published on November 26th, 2015 | by Jake Richardson


The California Public Utilities Commission is evaluating what changes to make to the state of California’s net metering policy. The utilities want to reduce payments to customers who generate electricity from solar power and add fees, but doing so [&hellip... Read More

Clean Power


Yingli Green Looking Green In Face Of Preliminary Q3 Results

Published on November 26th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill

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Yingli Green Energy Holding Company is beginning to look a little green, with preliminary financial results for Q3 missing its shipping guidance for the quarter. The Chinese-based Silicon Module Super League member published preliminary financial results [&hellip... Read More

CO2 Emissions


UK Should Commit To 57% Emissions Reduction By 2030

Published on November 26th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill


The UK’s Committee on Climate Change said Thursday that the country should target an emissions reduction of 57% by 2028-2032. With the UN climate negotiations in Paris merely days away, climate and environmental bodies around the [&hellip... Read More

Clean Power


South Australia Commits To Zero Net Emissions By 2050

Published on November 26th, 2015 | by Guest Contributor

Originally published on RenewEconomy by Sophie Vorrath South Australia has committed to a new target of zero net emissions by 2050, the state’s Premier, Jay Weatherill, has revealed. The announcement was made on Wednesday, following the [&hellip... Read More

Clean Power

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Pakistan To Add 3.5 GW Wind Energy Capacity By 2018

Published on November 26th, 2015 | by Smiti Mittal


Pakistan is looking to increase the share of renewable energy in its overall energy mix substantially and has announced a roadmap that will see around 3.5 GW wind energy capacity operational by 2018. The Alternate Energy [&hellip... Read More

Air Quality

When 12 MPG Is An Achievement

When 12 MPG Is An Achievement

Published on November 25th, 2015 | by Kyle Field


The good folks over at shared some SuperTruck goodness that’s just too good to pass up. Not sure what a SuperTruck is? Well, that’s a great place to start. The Energy Department kicked off an [&hellip... Read More


Green building continues to double every three years. (PRNewsFoto/UTC Climate, Controls & Security)

Green Building Demand Doubles Every Three Years

Published on November 25th, 2015 | by Important Media Cross-Post


Originally published on Green Building Elements. By Dawn Killough According to a recent report, soon to be released by Dodge Data & Analytics, green building continues to double every three years, with strongest acceleration in emerging economies, [&hellip... Read More

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