17 Jul

Next Target for Cheap Solar Panels: Japan

Green Chip Stocks

Japan has set a very lucrative solar Feed in Tariff which can give an IRR …

10 Jul

Japanese Firms: Embracing Green Chemicals

Green Chemicals

So the green blogger received a call yesterday from a Japanese chemical firm inquiring about …

03 Jul

Japan’s New FiT: Great for Solar


Following the aftermath of the Fukushima disasters in March 2011 Japan announced that going forward …

24 Jun

Electronics Conglomerates: Entering Thin Film Solar Industry?


According to Bloomberg News and Dieter Manz, the CEO of Manz AG, companies such as …

22 Jun

Panasonic Ready for Insane Solar Sales in Japan

Green Chip Stocks

Next month, a feed-in-tariff (FIT) will be introduced in Japan. The tariff will grant solar …

18 Jun

With New FIT Pricing, Japan’s Solar Industry Ready for Liftoff


This weekend, Japan approved re-starting two nuclear reactors despite mass public opposition at the same …

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 …

07 Jun

Japan: The Next Solar King?

Green Chip Stocks

Solar power firms are making the bet that the Fukushima disaster in Japan last year …

29 May

The Solar-Powered Microgrid

Greentech Media

Out in Albuquerque, N.M., a smart grid-solar-energy storage project backed by a consortium of Japanese …

25 May

Japan’s Solar Industry: Ready for Liftoff

Cleantech, Applied

Last year, the Japanese government announced the creation of a national feed-in tariff (FiT) for …

17 May

Toyota Pixis Epoch Unveiled


Toyota Motors and Daihatsu Motor Co. entered an agreement in September 2010 to collaborate on …

10 May

100K Solar LED Bulbs Light Up Tokyo


LED lighting installations are probably one of the most universally loved and accepted green technology. …