alternative energy

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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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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solar farm

Solar Plants Raise Local Temperatures

A recently published study in Scientific Reports found that nighttime temperatures over a solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant were regularly three to four degrees Centigrade higher than wildland temperatures. The finding is ...
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Chevy Bolt

Chevy Bolt Heads Toward Weak Sales

General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) Chevy Bolt may be the best reviewed electric car in America. It has just won the Motor Trend 2017 "Car of the Year." However, sales ...
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BMW i8

BMW Sells Only 199 i8 Electric Supercars in October

The BMW i8, competitor to the Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) Model S, sold only 199 units in October. Sales for the first 10 months were 1,288, down 13.6% year ...
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installing solar panels

Sunrun Wows Investors With Earnings

When Sunrun Inc. (NASDAQ: RUN) reported its third-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday, the company said that it had $0.16 in earnings per share (EPS) and $112 ...
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green energy

Why Short Interest in Solar Stocks May Jump Following Presidential Election

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on October 31. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on ...
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solar farm

SunPower Cost-Cutting Doesn’t Impress Investors

Like many other alternative energy stocks, SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) took a beating today as investors fled alternative energy stocks following Tuesday's election. Incentives and subsidies are certain to come ...
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solar farm

Vivint Solar Posts Mixed Q3 Results

Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE: VSLR) reported third-quarter financial results after markets closed on Tuesday. The company said that it had a net loss of $0.36 per share and $41.3 million in ...
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installing solar panels

What to Expect From Vivint Solar Earnings

Vivint Solar Inc. (NYSE: VSLR) is scheduled to report its third-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for a net loss of ...
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2017 Toyota Prius Prime

Is Toyota Ready to Do a 180 and Build an All-Electric Vehicle?

In late November of 2014, Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) introduced its midsized fuel-cell powered Mirai sedan. The car sold for $57,500, or customers could choose a 36-month lease at ...
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2016 Ford Fusion Energi

Ford Fusion Gaining Share on Toyota Prius in Green Car Market

Green car sales were higher year over year in October for all-electric vehicles, plug-in hybrids and diesels. That's the good news. The not-so-good news is that hybrid sales, the best-selling ...
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green energy

Why Enphase Shares Could Rise 100% to 200% From Here

Enphase Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: ENPH) has reported another loss for the quarter, and the −$0.28 from operations and −$0.40 per share net earnings did not live up to expectations. Still, ...
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Photovoltaic

Are Short Sellers Losing Interest in Solar Energy Stocks?

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on October 14. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on ...
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