alternative energy

Dutch Government Moves Forward in Plan to Ban Combustion Engines

The new Dutch government Tuesday detailed plans to ban gasoline- and diesel-powered vehicles by 2030 and shift to vehicles that are battery-powered, as nations move to end the era of ...
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Short Interest in First Solar Down by Half, Alt Energy Mixed

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on September 29. Of the companies we watch, short interest fell on ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

The chief of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) wants to end credits for wind power in an attempt to help the coal industry. According to Bloomberg: Tax incentives for the wind ...
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3 Solar Stocks to Buy May Have Massive Upside Potential

We have heard for years how solar could actually become a large part of our energy production and use, and how the clean nature of it would help in reducing ...
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Q3 Global Clean Energy Investment Totaled $67 Billion

Led by a $4.5 billion, 2-gigawatt (GW) wind project in Oklahoma, global investment in clean energy totaled $66.9 billion in the third quarter, up 3% sequentially and 40% year over ...
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Why FuelCell Could Double and Capstone Turbine Could Rise 200%

When it comes to renewable and alternative energy, not every company may be quite what it seems to be on the surface. Some companies have smaller addressable markets, and some ...
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IEA Boosts Renewable Energy Forecast, but Trump Tax Plan Might Hurt Industry

Buoyed by a 50% increase in solar capacity around the world, the International Energy Agency has raised its forecasts for renewable energy over the next five years. However, the tax ...
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Tesla Q3 Model 3 Deliveries Fall Far Short

Late Monday, Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) reported vehicle delivery totals for the third quarter of 2017. While total deliveries rose 4.5% year over year, the company only managed to deliver ...
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GM Joins Growing List of Carmakers Going Electric

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) announced Monday morning that the company will introduce two new all-electric vehicles in the next 18 months and at least 20 new all-electric vehicles by ...
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Best and Worst States for Energy Efficiency

In 2016, U.S. utilities invested about $7.6 billion in energy efficiency programs and saved approximately 25.4 million megawatt-hours (MWh) of electricity. The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported that in ...
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European Sales of Electric Cars Rises by 32% in First Half of 2017

European sales of battery electric vehicles (BEV) and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEV) totaled 135,100 in the first half of this year, up 32% compared with sales in the first ...
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Short Interest Drops in Solar, Alt Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mostly lower during the two-week reporting period that ended on September 15. Of the companies we watch, short interest fell ...
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What’s Happening to Tesla’s Share Price?

Shares of electric car maker Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) dropped about 7.5% last week, cutting its year-to-date share price growth from 80% to around 64% and its 12-month gain to ...
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Mercedes-Benz Expands Electric Vehicle Production at Alabama Plant

Daimler, the Germany-based parent of Mercedes-Benz, announced on Thursday that the company will invest $1 billion in its Tuscaloosa, Alabama, assembly plant in order to produce the company's EQ-branded electric ...
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Hyperloop One Names 10 Global Challenge Winners

After sifting through hundreds of proposals in its Hyperloop One Global Challenge, hyperloop company Hyperloop One announced 10 winners that it intends to work with more closely to plan and ...
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