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Short Interest Picks Up Again in Alternative Energy, Solar Stocks

Short interest among solar and alternative energy stocks mostly increased during the two-week reporting period that ended on June 15. In the solar sector, four of the five companies we ...
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Boeing 757 Flies Cross-Country on Green Diesel Fuel Blend

Using a blend of 95% petroleum jet fuel and 5% green diesel fuel made from waste animal fats, inedible corn oil and used cooking oil, Boeing Co.’s (NYSE: BA) ecoDemonstrator ...
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Is Amazon Web Services Cowering to Greenpeace?

Green and renewable energy trends have been on the rise. They are expected to keep rising, even in the face of many tax credits set to expire. There have been a countless ...
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4 Potential Biofuel Winners From EPA Targeting Aircraft Emissions

Many investors have made money by making investments in change that they foresee years into the future. This never eliminates risk, and some investors make the right call, but how ...
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SunPower, First Solar Joint Venture Yieldco Sets IPO Terms

A joint venture between two solar PV makers has set its terms for an initial public offering (IPO) that is expected to price next week. 8point3 Energy Partners is a ...
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Alternative Energy sources

Is Short Interest in Alternative Energy, Solar Stocks Seeking a New Bottom?

Short interest among solar and alternative energy stocks mostly increased during the two-week reporting period that ended on May 29. In the solar sector, two of the five companies we ...
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Losses Continue at FuelCell

FuelCell Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: FCEL) released its fiscal second-quarter financial results Monday after the markets closed. The company had a net loss of $0.04 per share on $28.6 million in ...
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Ballard Gets Blast-Off Bus Pact With China

As the biggest market in the world, China is a very favorable option for many companies, if they can stand to break into this Asian giant. Ballard Power Systems Inc. ...
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Is a Shakeout Coming in Chinese Solar Stocks?

That the Chinese solar PV makers are having a tough time is not news. How they plan to deal with it is. The CEO of JA Solar Holdings Co. Ltd. ...
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Why This 700,000 Cree LED Recall Should Be Easily Absorbed

Most product recalls are minor events. Others can be significant or major. So what are investors supposed to think about Cree Inc. (NASDAQ: CREE) being the company subject to a ...
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solar energy

What to Expect From Yingli Earnings

Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE: YGE) is scheduled to report its first-quarter financial results Friday before the markets open. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for a ...
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Alternative Energy sources

Is Short Interest in Solar Stocks Bouncing Off a Bottom?

Short interest among solar and alternative energy stocks was mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on May 15. Among the alternative fuel makers, short interest fell in the ...
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Alternative Energy sources

Baird Starts Coverage on 2 Top Solar and Renewable Energy Stocks

If there is one segment that may have a lot of room to run in the years to come, it is solar power and renewable energy. With some expecting that ...
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Governments Pay $5.3 Trillion in Global Energy Subsidies

Government globally subsidizes consumers’ energy costs by a total of $5.3 trillion, about 6.5% of global GDP and more than the gross domestic product of all but the world’s largest ...
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Is Yingli Solar About to Implode?

In its annual Form 20-F filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) last Friday, Chinese solar PV maker Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE: YGE) said, “There ...
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