Planned Solar Projects Swell from 17GW to 24GW Due to Falling Prices

September 13, 2011 by  
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While anti-solar distortions continue to proliferate , solar itself is looking like an increasingly serious player in the world of energy. And even though tumbling solar prices have seen some manufacturers go under, most notably the high-profile Solyndra bankruptcy , it’s a much more positive environment for project developers. We’ve already seen, for example, plans … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Angelenos Shocked to Find Their River Looking Like a River

August 22, 2011 by  
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Photo: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District / cc In many places throughout the world, rivers are the lifeblood of civilization, havens of tranquility which keep rhythm with a higher order of time — but in Los Angeles, it’s more likely to conjure a Nick Cage flick than musings on eternity. For the last 70 years or so, the once free and winding LA river has been largely LA-ified, riddled with pollution and concrete slabs, deemed too dangerous for public enjoyment. But now, thanks to the efforts of local conservationi… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Cash For Clunkers 2.0?

January 18, 2010 by  
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Depending on who you ask, Cash for Clunkers was either a spectacular success, or a spectacular failure. These are the facts though. Cash for Clunkers helped sell 690,000 car sales in 30 days, at the cost $3 billion to taxpayers.

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U.S. Army’s New Diesel-Electric Hybrid Takes the Stage in Detroit

January 18, 2010 by  
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The U.S. Army proudly showed off its new Clandestine Electric Reconnaissance Vehicle (CERV) at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit last week, and let’s just say that on looks this diesel-electric hybrid can’t compete with eye candy like Toyota’s new FT-CH Prius concept.

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