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Hard Right -- or Hired Right?

Carl Pope | Posted 09.22.2012 | Green
Carl Pope

So what we are seeing this summer from the Tea Party is the sad old story coming true -- he who pays the piper calls the tune, and monopoly energy and agribusiness are the paymasters behind the far right -- not Frederick Hayek and Ayn Rand.

The Cutting Edge In Green Home Power Is Here

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 09.28.2011 | Green
Jennifer Schwab

I have been anxiously awaiting an alternative to conventional electric power and the economic benefits that follow. Of course solar comes to mind, and while I love solar power, it can be expensive and because of the space requirements for panel installation, and is not for everybody.

PHOTOS: The World's Most Important Alternative Energy Companies

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

By 24/7 Wall Street: Alternative energy is big business -- and getting bigger. The industry includes hundreds of companies that make a piece of the co...

Green Jobs -- But Where?

Carl Pope | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Carl Pope

The stock market fell yesterday as unemployment rose.  This particular tick is driven by the economic cycle: Are we are or are we not coming out ...

'Tis the Gift to Be Simple

Carl Pope | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Carl Pope

A quiet fuel cell in your neighborhood beats an old coal-fired clunker or a jet-engine-style natural-gas plant anytime -- not to mention the larger menace of a nuke down the block.

Igniting a Solar Fire

Alexia Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Alexia Parks

Yesterday I met the future of America. Blake Jones, president of Namaste Solar was igniting a fire in the minds of his audience. He spoke about the power of a future fueled by solar energy.

Bloom Box Launch: Bloom Energy Press Conference Criticized For Being Light On Details

AP | JORDAN ROBERTSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

SAN JOSE, Calif. — A richly funded clean-energy startup is keeping critical parts of its business plan secret as it launches its first product a...

Bloom Box Announcement: UPDATES As Bloom Energy Unveils Fuel Cell Technology

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Bloom Energy unveiled their much anticipated fuel cell Wednesday. The secretive California start-up released details on the Bloom Box this afternoon a...

Bloom Box LAUNCH: Bloom Box Energy Unveils Fuel Cell Technology

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The Bloom Box launch was praised by representatives from major companies and officials including Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger. The much anticipated B...

Bloom Energy Shows Power to the People

Alison van Diggelen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Alison van Diggelen

Bloom Energy's KR Sridhar wants to change the world. Today, after eight years in stealth mode, the company unveils its revolutionary fuel cell and the world will decide if he's a visionary or a dreamer.

Bloom Box: Bloom Energy Unveiling Fuel Cell

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

BLOOM BOX: Bloom Energy is a secretive Silicon Valley startup that is working on a new way to produce cleaner energy. Its first product is a huge box ...

Venture Capitalists Invest in Green

New York Times Magazine | Jon Gertner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

One afternoon last May in Menlo Park, Calif., a venture capitalist named Ray Lane led me from his office to the parking lot, where an automobile had b...