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12.03.15
Google makes big clean energy purchase to power data centers
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Google makes big clean energy purchase to power data centers

Mountain View says its purchase of 842 megawatts is the largest ever by a non-utility company.

By B. Steele,   12.03.15
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08.28.15
Study maps where golden eagles are safe from wind turbines
08.28.15

Study maps where golden eagles are safe from wind turbines

If you can put wind turbines where there's lots of wind and no eagles, why not do it?

By S. Dent,   08.28.15
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07.07.15
Facebook says renewables will power 50% of its data centers by 2018
07.07.15

Facebook says renewables will power 50% of its data centers by 2018

Facebook is stepping up its commitment to renewable energy today. While announcing a new data cent...

By D. Hardawar,   07.07.15
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05.29.15
These seven climate science projects could save the world
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05.29.15

These seven climate science projects could save the world

The human race is doomed, and it's all our own fault. With the quantity of carbon in our atmospher...

By D. Cooper,   05.29.15
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08.08.14
Stacking solar cells leads to more efficient energy collection, lower bills
08.08.14

Stacking solar cells leads to more efficient energy collection, lower bills

Thanks to the efforts of a North Carolina-based company, solar panels are about to get a lot more...

By B. Steele,   08.08.14
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02.13.14
Biggest-ever solar thermal power plant goes online in California
02.13.14

Biggest-ever solar thermal power plant goes online in California

Solar power just hit the big time in the US -- BrightSource Energy has confirmed that the world's...

By J. Fingas,   02.13.14
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09.17.13
Google keeps it green, purchases 240MW of wind power in Texas
09.17.13

Google keeps it green, purchases 240MW of wind power in Texas

Google's goal of meeting its electrical needs with renewable sources got another big boost today....

By M. Gorman,   09.17.13
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09.16.13
First grid-scale compressed air battery now operational
09.16.13

First grid-scale compressed air battery now operational

Compressed air batteries have long promised truly clean energy storage, but they haven't scaled la...

By J. Fingas,   09.16.13
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