solar energy

Hidden Value and Upside Seen in Newest Solar Stock of 2019

Sometimes, timing is everything when it comes to investing. Many companies come public just in time to catch a major sell-off in the broader market indexes, and the performance after ...
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Short Sellers Mixed on Solar, Alternative Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on July 31. Of the companies we watch, short interest increased on ...
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Renewable Energy and Electric Cars Pressure Oil Economically as Well as Environmentally

Investing in renewable energy gets a lot of attention for being the "right thing" to do to save the planet from the effects of climate change. Rarely, however, is it ...
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Why SunPower Earnings Are Blowing Away Investors

When SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) released its second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday, the solar energy firm said that it had $0.75 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Short Sellers Mixed on Alternative Energy, Solar Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on July 15. Of the companies we watch, short interest decreased on ...
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Short Sellers Pile Into Alternative Energy Stocks, Remain Mixed About Solar

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were decidedly higher during the two-week reporting period that ended on June 28. Of the companies we watch, short interest decreased ...
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Global Clean Energy Investment Down 14% in First Half of 2019

A 39% drop in Chinese investments in renewable energy sent global investment in new projects down by 14% to $117.6 billion in the first half of 2019. That's the lowest ...
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Coal’s Demise Gets Messier and Speedier

That coal is losing its place as a fuel for electricity production in the United States, the Trump administration and the country's leading producers are trying to shore up coal's ...
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Coal-Fired Electricity Generation Falls Behind Renewables 

Coal-fired power plants generated more than 60 million megawatt-hours (MWh) of electricity in April, a drop of 18.1% compared with April 2018. Renewables, including conventional hydropower, generated more than 65 ...
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Short Sellers Focus on a Few Alternative Energy, Solar Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on June 14.  Of the companies we watch, short interest decreased on ...
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Goldman Sachs Adds to Residential Solar Excitement and Upside Ahead

There has been big news in the world of electric power in recent days. The electric capacity of clean and renewable energy has now surpassed the electric capacity of coal ...
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Global Renewable Energy Investments to Reach $13.3 Trillion Through 2050

Worldwide demand for electricity is expected to rise 62% by 2050 and global generating capacity will nearly triple to meet that increased demand. Over the next 30 years, the total ...
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Green Electricity Outshines Coal for the First Time in US

U.S. electricity generation is (slowly) going green. At the end of April, power generation capacity from renewable sources (hydropower, biomass, geothermal, solar and wind) for the first time surpassed the ...
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Short Sellers Still Uncertain About Alternative Energy, Solar Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on May 31. Of the companies we watch, short interest decreased on ...
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Short Sellers Shuffle the Deck on Alternative Energy, Solar Stocks

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