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Trina Solar’s Complicated Capital Raise via Notes and Shares

Trina Solar Ltd. (NYSE: TSL) is one of the top solar players in the world, and the company claimed to have power output world records in three of the past ...
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Solar Power May Be Largest Source of Electricity by 2050

Solar power has taken a back seat to carbon- and nuclear-based energy. That could change by mid-century, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA). Solar power may become the primary ...
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Iowa Gets Tough With Tesla

Iowa is one of the 26 states we identified last week where a customer can neither kick the tires nor buy a Model S sedan from Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
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Key Short Interest Changes in Solar Stocks

Three of five solar stocks we track for short interest saw a decline during the two-week period to September 15. And even though one stock’s share price fell by a ...
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$8 Billion Clean Energy Project to Provide More Electricity Than Hoover Dam

Hoover Dam, built in the 1930s, provides 3.9 million megawatt hours of electricity. A proposed wind farm and energy storage project would, if completed, generate 9.2 million megawatt hours of ...
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States Where You Can’t Buy a Tesla

Every one of the 50 U.S. states has laws that govern the relationship between automakers and auto dealers and other types of franchise operations. Among other things, state franchise laws ...
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States Where You Can’t Charge a Tesla

Most of the public battle over Tesla Motors Inc.'s (NASDAQ: TSLA) ability to sell and service its cars is whether dealers, state by state, can keep Tesla out of their ...
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Hammered CleanTech Stocks May Offer Up Big 2015 Gains

If any specific industry has become the poster child for volatility, it is the clean technology sector. Short sellers target the stocks anytime there is an Asia-related hiccup, and some ...
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Duke Energy’s $500 Million Solar Investment Largest in Its Region

Duke Energy Corp. (NYSE: DUK) has made a move to further its alternative energy initiatives. The electric utility giant announced on Monday that it has committed some $500 million to ...
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Cowen Starts Its Top Clean Technology Stocks With Outperform Ratings

In the world of clean technology, numerous subsectors make up the overall arena. In the fast-growing world we live in, next generation transportation, natural gas and liquid natural gas (LNG), ...
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Strong Solar Trends Make Short Sellers Run for Cover

All five of the solar stocks we track for short interest fell during the two-week period to August 29. The solar industry is performing better in general than a lot ...
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SunEdison California Solar Project Gets $145 Million Financing From Google

In an announcement released Wednesday morning, SunEdison Inc. (NYSE: SUNE) said that Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) has agreed to provide $145 million in equity financing for the Regulus solar power ...
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A Big Earnings Bump in the Road for FuelCell

FuelCell Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: FCEL) has hit a bump in the road on its fiscal third-quarter earnings report. While this remains a speculative company and remains one of our recent ...
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Why Analysts Keep Chasing Tesla Higher and Higher (and Higher …)

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has yet a new "street high" analyst price target. What is amazing here is that analysts keep chasing this stock ever higher, almost every week. ...
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Short Interest in Solar Stocks on the Rise Again

In three of the five solar stocks we track, short interest rose during the two-week period to August 15. The biggest movement was a rise in short interest in one ...
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