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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.

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10.27.15
Morocco is building the biggest solar farm in all of Africa
10.27.15

Morocco is building the biggest solar farm in all of Africa

With construction on its primary concentrated solar system, Noor 1, nearly complete, Morocco eyes construction of three more.

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10.22.15
Apple invests in more clean power for Chinese manufacturing
10.22.15

Apple invests in more clean power for Chinese manufacturing

Apple hopes to help its partners generate 2 gigawatts of solar, wind and hydropower.

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10.06.15
Clean energy is nearly as inexpensive as coal and gas
10.06.15

Clean energy is nearly as inexpensive as coal and gas

Solar and wind power costs have dropped so much that they're nearly as cheap to set up as dirtier energy sources.

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10.01.15
Scientists are developing an invisibility cloak for solar panels
10.01.15

Scientists are developing an invisibility cloak for solar panels

Current solar panel technology has enough trouble as it is converting sunlight into useable curren...

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09.22.15
Stanford researchers 'cool' sunlight to improve solar cell efficiency
09.22.15

Stanford researchers 'cool' sunlight to improve solar cell efficiency

A team of researchers from Stanford University have devised an ingenious means of boosting the eff...

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09.11.15
Kirigami-inspired solar cells can track the sun without motors
09.11.15

Kirigami-inspired solar cells can track the sun without motors

These solar cells just need a little stretch as they twist to follow the sun.

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