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.
From smart grids, to solar energy and wind farms, China is building a dominant position. The world takes note.
New analysis from SolarBuzz reveals the Asia solar market is booming – with the notable exception of Australia.
DoE report notes oceans could provide one third of US energy; Spain and the UK wrestle with solar tariffs.
The ACT government has launched the nation’s first auction for a large scale feed in tariff. It aims to be the nation’s “solar capital”, but it says much about solar in this country that 40MW should be enough to earn the title.
A design is unveiled for a new oil tanker powered by sails and solar, and a little gas.
Obama made little reference to solar and other renewables in his State of the Union address, but the White House revealed more details of his blueprint. Here is a rundown of the initiatives.
Better Place plans an IPO, Buffett creates new renewables division expand $10 billion green energy portfolio
Suntech CEO says China may deploy 4GW of solar in 2012, will be cheaper than fossil fuels in half the world.
The CEO of Suntech Power on why solar is already cheaper than alternatives in much of Asia and Africa.