solar energy

Green Economy Generated $1.3 Trillion, 7% of US GDP

Trying to figure out just how important the green economy is to the entire U.S. economy has been as much an art as a science. The U.S. Department of Labor ...
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Short Sellers Dodge Solar, Pounce on 2 Alt Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on September 30.  Of the companies we watch, short interest increased on ...
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How SunPower Plans to Preserve Its Federal Investment Tax Credits

SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) made a handy gain on Monday after the company announced that it has entered into a joint venture with Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Renewable Energy to Supply Half of Global Electricity by 2050

In 2018, more than a quarter (28%) of global electricity was generated from renewable energy sources like solar, wind and hydro, with the latter being responsible for 96% of renewable ...
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Does Congress Vote on Tax Credits Improve Climate Change?

As U.S. tax credit policies near the end of their legislative lives, both houses of Congress are currently considering extending or expanding existing credits to support a goal of achieving ...
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Short Sellers Avoid Solar, Jump on Some Alt Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on September 13.  Of the companies we watch, short interest decreased on ...
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Short Sellers Cooling on Solar Stocks and Fleeing Alternative Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on August 30. Of the companies we watch, short interest increased on ...
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Short Sellers Get Selective With Solar and Alternative Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended in mid-August. We have compared to these to the short interest from ...
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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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