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Initial Analyst Coverage Takes SolarEdge to Post-IPO Highs

SolarEdge Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: SEDG) has seen its quiet period after the initial public offering come to an end. This solar player has not seen its IPO price of $18 ...
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The 10 Best Green Cars of 2015

The editors at Kelley Blue Book (KBB) issued their 2015 list of the top green cars on Thursday. The list includes all-electric (EV), plug-in hybrid electric (PHEV), hybrid (HEV) and ...
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Apple’s Clean Energy Footprint Grows on China Deal With SunPower

SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) announced Thursday morning that it will join with Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) to build two solar power projects in China’s Sichuan province. Total generation from the ...
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Where Has Solar, Alt Energy Short Interest Gone?

Short interest among solar and alternative energy stocks was mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on March 31. Solar stocks generally saw short interest drop, as did the ...
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Ballard on Track With New China Deal

Fuel cell stocks offer the promise of new technology and innovation, but they are characterized by smaller market caps and increased volatility. At the same time, China is starting to ...
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Unlocking the Hidden Value of NRG

Some companies are very difficult to analyze. In fact, some have to be broken down into pieces for analysts and investors alike to make sense of them, such as NRG ...
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Bracing for a New Product Line From Tesla, and Not a New Car

What does a visionary CEO like Elon Musk do when he sees that his shares of Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) are close to 52-week lows and down over 35% ...
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How First Solar Can Keep Its Stellar Stock Gains Going

Since late February when First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) and SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) announced their intention to create a joint venture yieldco, First Solar’s shares are up about 21%. ...
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Tesla Valuation Concerns Trump Its Growth Prospects

The world has been enamored with the growth, and the cars, of Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA). CEO Elon Musk is and iconic visionary with a great message and with ...
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SolarEdge Shines Incredibly Bright in Its IPO Debut

Solar energy has been making a name for itself in the market, and more companies are getting in or want to get in on the action. SolarEdge Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: SEDG) ...
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California First to Generate 5% of Electricity From Utility-Scale Solar

California added nearly 1,900 megawatts of solar power generation in 2014 and became the first state to reach a total of more than 5% of its generation from utility-scale solar ...
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Short Sellers Fight Higher Solar and Alternative Energy Stock Prices

Short interest among solar energy and alternative energy stocks was very interesting for the March 13 settlement date. That is because most of the stocks in this area have risen ...
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Will India Be the Next Major Driver for Alternative Energy?

With the future needs of domestic and global power set to go higher, and with emission standards becoming more strict, many industry watchers and alternative energy investors are wondering which ...
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With Wireless Electricity, Is Energous the Next Big Thing?

In this day and age, everyone is moving to cut the cords and go wireless. The problem is that we all still have to charge our wireless devices. This is ...
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SolarCity Gets Into the Electricity Distribution Business

In an announcement Monday morning, solar PV installer SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ: SCTY) launched a new service it calls GridLogic, a microgrid solution to electrical power distribution. Instead of building a ...
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