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South Miami just made a huge rooftop solar decision

South Miami just made a huge rooftop solar decision

South Miami this week became the first city outside of California to require all new homes to install solar panels on their roofs.

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Google creates “Dandelion” to promote geothermal energy

Google creates “Dandelion” to promote geothermal energy

Google’s new company Dandelion will attempt to do for residential heating and cooling what SolarCity has done for rooftop solar.

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Big Oil just woke up to threat of rising electric car demand

Big Oil just woke up to threat of rising electric car demand

The world’s biggest oil producers are starting to take electric vehicles seriously as a long-term threat.

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In the absence of national leadership, cities are driving climate policy

In the absence of national leadership, cities are driving climate policy

Imagine a future in which every one of Australia’s 537 local government areas, achieve net zero greenhouse emissions. It might sound like a pipe dream, but it could be closer than you think.

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Porsche installs $900,000 Solar pylon & 1st high-power EV supercharger

Porsche installs $900,000 Solar pylon & 1st high-power EV supercharger

Porsche’s new corporate banner in its Berlin HQ is made up of 8,000 solar cells that will generate enough to meet energy needs of entire building.

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VW's I.D. to be cheaper than Model 3, plans super-fast charging network

VW’s I.D. to be cheaper than Model 3, plans super-fast charging network

While VW pays off fines from diesel cheating scheme, it is also aiming to become the world’s leading electric car producer.

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CEFC tips $150m into logistics park, to slash truck freight emissions

CEFC tips $150m into logistics park, to slash truck freight emissions

CEFC backs landmark NSW project to slash freight transport emissions by shifting containers from road to rail, and powering operations with renewable energy.

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Clouds over America's Sunshine State

Clouds over America’s Sunshine State

Florida power utilities are are trying to stymie rooftop solar. Tea Party conservatives are trying to save it.

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Carnegie grant funding update on wave, microgrid projects

Carnegie grant funding update on wave, microgrid projects

Over the past weeks, Carnegie received approximately $850,000 of grant funding from ARENA and the European Regional Development Fund.

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Conservative billionaire building biggest wind farm in heart of coal country

Conservative billionaire building biggest wind farm in heart of coal country

A conservative billionaire is building the country’s largest wind farm. Republican lawmakers want to raise the tax on wind.

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Game changer: Cheap renewables are causing rethink on markets

Game changer: Cheap renewables are causing rethink on markets

Fossil fuels once had little to fear from renewable energy, but that’s no longer the case.