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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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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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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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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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Q3 US Solar Installations Set New Record

U.S. consumers, businesses and utilities installed 4,143 megawatts of solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity in the third quarter of this year, a sequential increase of 99% over the second quarter and ...
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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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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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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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Target, Walmart Lead Top 10 Adopters of Solar Energy

Solar energy adoption among large U.S. corporations has grown from a total installed base of 300 megawatts (MW) in 2012 to more than 1,000 MW this year. The total represents ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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