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sustainable energy

Morgan Stanley ‘Cautious’ on Clean Energy Sector

While the November election of Donald Trump brought a smile to the fossil fuel industry, the reaction in the renewables energy sector was more subdued. Analysts at Morgan Stanley published ...
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Tesla Supercharger

Tesla to Charge for Supercharger Use as Its Business Plans Evolve

Not long ago, owners of Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) vehicles could charge those cars for free. Owners have two options. Charge the car at home (or somewhere else with ...
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green energy

After Years of Gains, Clean Energy Investment Is on the Decline

Call it global warming. Call it climate change. Maybe it's a nuance, or maybe your political stance determines how you feel about this debate. 24/7 Wall St. has tracked investment ...
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sustainable energy

Short Sellers Get Selective in Solar, Alt Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on December 30. Of the companies we watch, short interest fell on ...
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Profit or Loss

What to Expect From Companies Reporting Thursday

The Trump rally has helped push the broad markets to new highs, and with earnings season kicking off on Friday, we can see what this rally is made of. In ...
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Tesla Model 3

60% of Americans Don’t Even Know That Plug-in Electric Vehicles Exist

A person could be forgiven for thinking that all the hoopla in the business press about Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has raised Americans' awareness of battery electric vehicles (EVs) ...
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green energy

Short Interest in Solar, Alt Energy Stocks Drops

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were uniformly downward during the two-week reporting period that ended on December 15. Of the companies we watch, short interest fell ...
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Wind Turbine Technician

Coal the Cheapest Power Source in Just 3% of the US

The Energy Institute at the University of Texas at Austin last week released a series of white papers combined as a single report called "The Full Cost of Electricity (FCe-)." ...
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green energy

Short Interest in Solar, Alt Energy Stocks Slips

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on November 30. Of the companies we watch, short interest fell on ...
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ocean waves and sun

Can the US Cut Energy Use in Half by 2050?

In its Annual Energy Outlook for 2016 published in September, the U.S. Energy Information Administration projected that U.S. energy use would be cut by 40% to 60% by 2050. Cutting ...
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wind power

Wind to Generate 15% of Texas Electricity Demand in 2016

On Sunday, November 27, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) announced a new record for wind generation of electricity on a single day in the state: 15,000 megawatts. The ...
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Lithium-ion battery

2 Companies Set to Benefit From the Lithium Boom

The electric vehicle (EV) space is set to become one of the fastest growing markets of the next 50 years. This revolution is, concurrently, driving a revolution in another space ...
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Solar rooftop

Why Short Interest in Solar Stocks Soared

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on November 15. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on ...
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installing solar panels

Canadian Solar Earnings Aren’t Enough for Investors

Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: CSIQ) reported its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Monday. The company said that it had $0.29 in earnings per share (EPS) and $657.3 ...
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Fraud

SEC Issues Fraud Charges Against California Renewable Energy Firm

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently filed fraud charges against four individuals and others who allegedly profited by defrauding investors in a cash-strapped California-based renewable energy company. Patrick ...
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