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California May Blow Past Clean Energy Target.. or May Not ...

California May Blow Past Clean Energy Target.. or May Not ... | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
California, as most of you know, has a renewable energy target of 33% by 2020, one of the best around. However, if current trends are any indication of where the state is headed, it could blow past that target.
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Solar Powered Heater Greenhouse

The Greek word that they are much less costly as well.
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JPMorgan Expected To Invest $209 Million In NextEra Wind Unit - Wall Street Journal

JPMorgan Expected To Invest $209 Million In NextEra Wind Unit - Wall Street Journal | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
JPMorgan Expected To Invest $209 Million In NextEra Wind UnitWall Street JournalNext Era, the largest US renewable energy generator, also expects an additional $78 million capital contribution early next year.
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On Our Radar: India's Growing Nuclear Sector

On Our Radar: India's Growing Nuclear Sector | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
India's rapidly expanding nuclear power sector is stirring anxiety about insufficient regulatory safeguards.
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Shell Oil Spill Approaches Nigerian Coast

Shell estimates the spill at 40,000 barrels, or 1.68 million gallons.
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Solar Power Goes Viral

Catching a nasty virus certainly isn't on anyone's holiday wish list, but for solar power it might be just what the doctor ordered.
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Biodiversity in Turkey, at Risk Yet Largely Ignored

Biodiversity in Turkey, at Risk Yet Largely Ignored | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
Turkey's unusually rich trove of unique wildlife is little studied and seriously imperiled by development, biologists warn in a new paper.
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In Internal Canadian Documents, a Warning on Oil Sands

In Internal Canadian Documents, a Warning  on Oil Sands | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
From potential contamination of a river to possible effects on public health, an agency ticked off risks from exploitation of oil sands that the government publicly dismisses.
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Take Away Cheap Energy And Credit And Growth Is A Goner

Take Away Cheap Energy And Credit And Growth Is A Goner | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
On Wednesday, the northern hemisphere had its shortest day of the year. In Baltimore, the sun never rose and never set. It was gray all day. Then it was night again.
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Caixin Online: Germany's wind-power market only a puff for China ...

... the sea breeze near Bremerhaven, Germany. It's a picturesque scene of raw power production near this coastal city, one of five ports factoring into a German government plan to accelerate offshore wind-power development.
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Is Wind Power Much better than Solar Energy | Article Bank

Is Wind Power Much better than Solar Energy | Article Bank | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
The U.S. Department of the Interior DOI as well as the governors of 10 New england states signed a Memorandum of Understanding MOU on June 21 that formally establishes the Atlantic Offshore Wind Energy Consortium.
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Summary Box: Portugal Sells Utility Stake To China

Summary Box: Portugal Sells Utility Stake To China | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
CHINA POWER: Portugal will sell the state's 21.35 percent stake in national utility Energias de Portugal to China Three Gorges Corp.
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Venture Capital Survey Shows Clean Tech Realism

Venture Capital Survey Shows Clean Tech Realism | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
The venture capital industry is dialing back expectations for 2012 to reflect sustained instability in both political outlooks and across markets dealing (Venture capital survey reveals realism over "clean" tech
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Honeywell killed off its learning thermostat 20 years ago

Honeywell killed off its learning thermostat 20 years ago | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
Honeywell's thermostat with Opower software Honeywell, one of the world’s largest thermostat makers, tells me that twenty years ago it tested out thermostats that can learn the home owner’s behavior and adapt the heating and cooling accordingly,...
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Crunching the numbers for nuclear fusion

Crunching the numbers for nuclear fusion | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
Ah, fusion. Long promised, both on Do the Math and in real life, fusion is regarded as the ultimate power source — the holy grail — the “arrival” of the human species. Talk of fusion conjures visions of green fields and rainbows and bunny rabbits .
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U.S. Army Goes All Jay Leno on Cyclone Biofuel Steam Engines

U.S. Army Goes All Jay Leno on Cyclone Biofuel Steam Engines | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
The U.S. Army is developing high tech steam engines that can run on biofuels, and not just for show.
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Inside Nest’s learning thermostat

Inside Nest’s learning thermostat | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
I got my Nest learning thermostat in the mail on Wednesday (a couple of weeks early and in time for the holidays), but thankfully when I woke up on Thursday morning, the folks at SparkFun did a complete tear-down of the Nest, so I don’t have to...
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Solar Panel Case Shines Light on the Imperative of U.S. Trade Law Reform

Solar Panel Case Shines Light on the Imperative of U.S. Trade Law Reform | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
Earlier this year, the Cato Institute published this paper, which describes the self-flagellating nature of the U.S. antidumping law. Nearly 80 percent of all U.S.
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News You Can Use: Five Biofuels Reports Worth Getting Now

News You Can Use: Five Biofuels Reports Worth Getting Now | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
Here in Digestville, we see an especially big flow at year's end of new reports from research organizations, government departments, private enterprise and especially NGOs.
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Solar Millennium Deal To Sell U.S. Projects Not Dead

Solar Millennium Deal To Sell U.S. Projects Not Dead | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
When German developer Solar Millennium filed for bankruptcy on Wednesday it cited the failure to complete a deal to sell its U.S. power plant projects as pushing the company into insolvency. But on Thursday, the company’s U.S.
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Obama Administration Approves 2 Huge Renewable Energy Projects

Obama Administration Approves 2 Huge Renewable Energy Projects | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
 Other than the tremendously needed toxic pollution standards announced yesterday, the Obama administration has made three more big announcements this week that should make anyone who values clean air, clean water, and a livable climate happy.
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Behind the scenes of GE’s India energy lab

Behind the scenes of GE’s India energy lab | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
Entrance to GE's research center in IndiaThis weekend in the final leg of my trip to India with the Geeks on a Plane group, we stopped by GE’s research center in Bangalore.
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New Solar Energy Projects (10 More Big Ones)

New Solar Energy Projects (10 More Big Ones) | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
 There has been a LOT of solar project news in the past week or so. The bottom line: solar power continues to blow up around the world (India to China to Germany to France to North America to Peru to Palau).
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New Wind Energy Projects (7 More Big Ones)

New Wind Energy Projects (7 More Big Ones) | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
 Just finished my new solar energy project roundup of the week, so on to wind…. Here are the 7 big ones I’ve seen this week (other than what we’ve covered.. or are about to cover):1.
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80% of Contracts in Latest Brazil Power Auction Are for Wind Power

80% of Contracts in Latest Brazil Power Auction Are for Wind Power | Green and Clean Technology | Scoop.it
 This story was originally published on Climate Progress and has been reposted with permission.In Brazil’s latest power auction earlier this week — a process in which developers bid for contracts with the country’s national electricity agency —...
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