DOE’s Steve Chu Speaks Today on Solyndra

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Pellion Technologies is using computational screens to identify a suitable cathode for magnesium-ion batteries.

Wind, National Defense, and Radar Make Peace
Aveillant’s holographic radar and the DoD’s clearinghouse are freeing up thousands of new megawatts.

Free Webinar Examines Competitive Dynamics Affecting EV Adoption and Technology Positioning
A review of the technological, economic, and political trends shaping the EV industry

DOE’s Steve Chu Speaks Today on Solyndra
Attributes the Solyndra failure to “an acute drop in the price of solar cells”

China’s Solar Loans Still Mostly Untapped
China’s biggest solar and wind firms have tapped only a fraction of the billions of dollars available in government credit. We told you so.

High-End Electric Vehicle News: Fisker Funding, Tesla Test, BMW, Plus Better Place
Fisker’s $58 million first tranche of a $150 million “pre-IPO” round