17 Oct

The Partisan Divide on Global Warming

The Green Market Oracle

A huge gulf exists between Americans who accept the reality of climate science and those …

16 Oct

Lanai: Future Solar Eco Lab


  Oracle CEO Larry Ellison purchased close to 98 percent of the 141 square-mile Hawaiian …

16 Oct

NREL Achieves 18.2% Efficient Nano Solar Cell


Using a chemical nano-porous etching process, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) was able to …

15 Oct

Mexican President Felipe Calderon Inaugurates Large Scale Solar Plant


Mexican President Felipe Calderon inaugurated a large-scale solar power plant that he touted as the …

07 Oct

CleanTech PatentEdge Launches First Online Green Patent Database

Green Patent Blog

For over a year now I’ve had the pleasure of using a beta version of CleanTech …

03 Oct

What Happened to the Thin Film Solar Market?

Greentech Media

  There is no thin-film solar market. There’s First Solar with cadmium telluride (CdTe), Solar …

01 Oct

Suntech Power Gets Much Needed Loan


The world’s largest solar panel maker, China’s Suntech Power (NYSE: STP) is getting an emergency $31.7 million …

30 Sep

With DOE Loan Guarantee, SoloPower Opens Oregon Plant


  SoloPower is preparing to receive dispersement of a $197 million U.S. DOE Loan Guarantee. …

26 Sep

Europe Accounts for 70% of Global PV

Greentech Media

The solar power sector is a topsy-turvy one, with companies, subsidies and technologies rising and …

26 Sep

Electric Cars vs. Fuel Cell Cars


While some car manufacturers are placing their bets on electric cars, Toyota has decided to continue …

25 Sep

In Focus: Dupont’s Solar Quality Standards

Greentech Media

Solar installations were removed from twenty-four San Diego Unified School District campuses after corrosion was …

19 Sep

More New York Funds for Energy Efficiency


New York state’s latest initiative to reduce reliance on dirty energy comes in the form of $30 …