Mixed Greens: insurers to factor climate change
Insurers told to factor climate change into business models, Chevron pursues more solar, big PV array for Qld hospital.
Why Germany should aim for 200GW of solar
Germany could increase its solar capacity 5-fold, without subsidies. It would redefine the cost of abatement of green incentives.
WSJ op-ed trashed the evidence – scientists
Climate scientists say WSJ op-ed misstated the evidence on global warming and falsely represented certain authors as climate experts.
Semprius claims “game-changer” record in PV efficiency
US solar PV developer claims a world record for module efficiency, and a "game-changer" for the solar PV market.
Clean energy finance – the battle lines are drawn
There's a lot at stake for both new and existing energy technologies in the structure of the Clean Energy Finance Corp, and even if it is actually deployed. Little wonder that the submissions range from the case for fast-track emerging technologies to the case for keeping them in the lab. The debate promises to be loud, and not very clear.
How – and why – China leads in green economy
From smart grids, to solar energy and wind farms, China is building a dominant position. The world takes note.
Oz solar pv market slumps as Asia booms
New analysis from SolarBuzz reveals the Asia solar market is booming - with the notable exception of Australia.
The electric chopper – all grunt and no growl
Hark, the electric motorbike! But are bikers really likely to go green, with only the sound of a rotating chain to mark their passage? Not likely. But the technology is proving useful to show how bigger vessels - like subs and warships - can adopt hybrid technologies and push the boundaries of clean energy.
UN calls for sustainable measure of GDP
UN calls on governments and business to factor environment into measures of growth, and to end fossil fuel subsidies
Mixed Greens: Kuth targets island grids
Australia's Kuth Energy adds Saipan to portfolio of island geothermal prospects, how wind turbines could increase crop yields.
Bonds best weapon to counter fossil lobby
Politicians are focused on the short-term, caught in the headlights of the fossil fuel lobby. Climate needs politically sellable solutions.
Mixed Greens: Wave of interest for ocean energy
DoE report notes oceans could provide one third of US energy; Spain and the UK wrestle with solar tariffs.