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  1. Why it Matters: Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | The Brownsville Herald

    THE ISSUE: It's as if Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump live on two entirely different Earths: one warming, one not. Clinton says climate change "threatens us all," while Trump tweets that global warming is "mythical" and repeatedly refers to it as a "hoax."

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  2. Stock futures mixed as possibility for rate hike sets inRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | USA Today

    ... need another incentive, shares of Ford currently have a dividend yield of 4.9%. Can you undervalue the sun? The solar energy industry has been growing at a breakneck pace lately, but you wouldn't be able to tell from companies within the industry. ...

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  3. GCL-Poly to Buy SunEdison's Material Business for $150 MillionRead the original story

    55 min ago | The Washington Post

    Poly Energy Holdings Ltd., the world's biggest maker of polysilicon for solar cells, agreed to purchase the solar-material business of bankrupt U.S. renewable-energy company SunEdison Inc. for $150 million. The acquisition includes three SunEdison units -- SunEdison Products Singapore Pte., MEMC Pasadena Inc. and Solaicx Inc. -- as well as its stake in a Korean joint venture SMP Ltd., GCL-Poly said in a filing to the Hong Kong stock exchange on Sunday.

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  4. Most of China's Electric-Car Startups Face Wipeout by New RulesRead the original story

    59 min ago | The Washington Post

    China's electric-vehicle industry, with 200-plus companies backed by a raft of billionaires, verges on a massive shakeout as the government imposes stricter technology standards on fledgling manufacturers and considers limiting their number to only 10. Any curbs would be aimed at weeding out the weak, said a senior executive with the state-backed auto manufacturers' association, and they may push as many as 90 percent of EV startups toward extinction, a government-linked newspaper said. So far, only two ventures have obtained approval to build cars, based on a review of National Development and Reform Commission documents.

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  5. India Solar Rooftop Market Set to Grow at 60% Till 2021: Says TechSci ResearchRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PR.com

    New York, NY, August 29, 2016 -- -- According to a recently published TechSci Research report "India Solar Rooftop Market By State, By Connectivity, By End User, Competition Forecast & Opportunities, 2011 2021," the solar rooftop market in India is projected to grow at a CAGR of over 60% during 2016 2021, predominantly on account of rising government focus on increasing the share of solar power in the country's energy mix. As per the Census of India 2011 and Wasteland Atlas of India 2011, the total solar power capacity in the country stood at 748 GW, which is more than twice the country's total installed power capacity.

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  6. Hanwha SolarOne Co. (HQCL) to Post Q3 2016 Earnings of $0.21 Per Share, Roth Capital ForecastsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... compared to the same quarter last year. Hanwha Q CELLS Co, Ltd., formerly Hanwha SolarOne Co, Ltd., is a global solar energy company engaged in the manufacturing of solar modules, and the development and management of downstream solar farms. It ...

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  7. JA Solar Holdings Co. (JASO) Short Interest Down 28.2% in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    JA Solar Holdings Co. was the recipient of a large drop in short interest in the month of August.

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  8. Infigen swings to annual profitRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Mercury

    Wind and solar power company Infigen Energy has swung to a full-year profit on the back of higher electricity prices and the sale of its US business. The company reported net profit of $4.5 million for the year to June 30 compared to a $303.6 million loss a year earlier.

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  9. Researchers emerge from yearlong stay in Mars simulation habitatRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    A year ago, six volunteers of different nationalities and personalities - some chattier than others, some neater and cleaner- entered a modest dome two-thirds of the way up this desolate volcanic slope, where they had agreed to spend the next 365 days confined together to study potential effects on crews for future missions to Mars. On Sunday, all six crew members emerged from their dome habitat and felt the chill Mauna Loa mist for the first time in a year.

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  10. Roth Capital Brokers Reduce Earnings Estimates for ReneSola Ltd.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Equities research analysts at Roth Capital lowered their Q3 2016 earnings per share estimates for shares of ReneSola in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. Roth Capital analyst P. Shen now expects that the brokerage will post earnings per share of for the quarter, down from their prior estimate of .

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  11. ReneSola Ltd. (NYSE:SOL) Receives Consensus Rating of "Strong Sell" from BrokeragesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Shares of ReneSola Ltd. have earned an average broker rating score of 5.00 from the one analysts that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a strong sell recommendation.

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  12. Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ) Rating Lowered to Buy at Vetr Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    They currently have a $14.50 price objective on the stock. Vetr 's price target would suggest a potential upside of 10.43% from the company's previous close.

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  13. Australian Renewable Energy Agency to lose most of its fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... of other parts of the world where solar research is still valued. In the longer term, Australia's leadership in solar energy will vanish. As support for research and innovation dwindles, later-stage commercialisation will also start to dry up. This ...

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  14. Mitsubishi Sees 3 Years Needed for Shift From CommoditiesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... Eramet SA. Meanwhile, the Japanese trading house earlier this month said it acquired a minority stake in U.S. solar energy firm Nexamp Inc. Mitsubishi posted net income of 100.8 billion yen in the three months ended June 30, a 35 percent jump from a ...

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  15. More electric cars, more solar power expected as state struggles to reach tough new climate standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    But under a landmark bill sent to Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday requiring far steeper reductions in greenhouse gas emissions than anything the state has ever attempted, the next 15 years will likely see big changes for California residents. Rules requiring automakers to make hundreds of thousands of electric cars.

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  16. ASEAN Energy Storage Devices Market Trends and Competitive Landscape Outlook to 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... in the period between 2014 and 2020. The rising demand for renewable sources of energy, particularly wind and solar energy, high priority for smart grid up-gradation, and battery-operated vehicles is causing the energy storage market to grow at an ...

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  17. Ethiopia and Tanzania agree on power export dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    ... to official estimates Ethiopia's potential power production capacity from hydro as well as geothermal, wind and solar energy over 60,000 MW which is roughly equal to half of Africa's current installed capacity (147,000MW).

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  18. Chiang Rai to promote alternative energy to achieve farming cost reductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Pattaya Mail

    The province of Chiang Rai has been promoting the use of alternative energy to help achieve a sustainable reduction in farming costs. Deputy Governor of Chiang Rai, Prajon Prajsakul chaired a seminar on Saturday on the use of alternative energy in the agricultural sector to help lower costs.

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  19. Cancer Society raising money for solar power, to save money on power billsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... Mike Smith, says the organisation is very excited about the savings that can be made from switching to solar energy. "Power bills on a facility like Margaret Stewart House are very high because we are providing accommodation, food and other ...

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  20. Gareth Williams to head energy services for growing solar power companyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... financing and design to installation, advanced controls and optimisation, and system maintenance. Utilising solar energy typically costs far less than building traditional generation and network assets, and solar energy rates are locked in for years ...

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