06 Mar

The Rise of Solar

Green Chip Stocks

There’s a great scene in the classic comedy “The Jerk,” where Navin Johnson, played by …

10 Feb

WOW! PV Modules = $30.5 Billion Market

Greentech Media

Preliminary estimates from GTM Research put global PV module sales for 2013 at about $30.5 …

09 Nov

In Focus: U.S Alternative Energy Subsidies

Kenergy Solar

Subsidies.   We’ve all heard about “energy subsidies” and “oil subsidies” but what are they …

09 Aug

SunPower Announces $325M in Residential Solar Projects from Citi and Credit Suisse

Greentech Media

In a remarkably clear trend, SunPower (NASDAQ: SPWR) just announced $325 million in new commitments …

11 Jun

In Focus: China’s Huge Emissions Gap

Climate Progress

China recently overtook America as the world’s largest consumer of energy — also making it …

25 Apr

Hybrids Less Carbon-Intensive Than EVs in Most States

Yale Environment 360

The U.S.’s continued reliance on coal and natural gas to generate electricity makes efficient gasoline-powered …

05 Feb

U.S. Energy Consumption Since 1775

3000 Quads

In 1880, the U.S. used about 5 quads in total. In 2010, the DOE’s revised …

24 Jan

Solar Cost and Market Size

Energy Self Reliant States

This one is for the chart nerds. A month ago I wrote about the changing …

21 Dec

The Current Adjustment In The Solar Industry

Clean Energy Intel

New survey-based data from SolarBuzz points very clearly to a very much needed ongoing adjustment …

27 Jul

New York to Chart a Solar Thermal Course

Sun Volt Solar Blog

New York state has been providing incentives for photovoltaics  (PV) for several years now through …

08 Sep

Hot Stock to Watch: JA Solar (JASO)

AC Investor Blog

Chart courtesy of ( click to enlarge ) Inline with my anticipation, the stock …

03 Sep

Stock Market Idea for Thursday: JA Solar (JASO)

AC Investor Blog

Chart courtesy of ( click to enlarge ) JASO- Wednesday, JASO bounced back the …