Longtime Nanosolar Spin Doctor Brian Stone Departs Firm

First IPO of 2012 Will Be REGI, a Biodiesel Firm
Investors, greentech and otherwise, will be watching this IPO carefully.

Green Job Moves at Nanosolar, Solectria, Amonix, BrightSource, and Tesla
High-stakes personnel moves and some positive hiring news in inverters

Data Center Efficiency for the Rest of Us

Power Assure and A10 Networks build a case for investing in data center power management, one step at a time.

Who Are the Top Ten Vendors in Smart Grid?

GTM Research profiles the leading 150 smart grid vendors in its latest market report.

Longtime Nanosolar Spin Doctor Brian Stone Departs Firm

A curious personnel move at one of the first-wave CIGS firms

3 GW of Solar in China in 2012?

Can China jump-start its domestic solar market?

Update and Erratum-Webberville: The Biggest Solar PV Installation in Texas

They tend to do things big in Texas.

Negative-Carbon Gasoline? Cool Planet BioFuels Ready to Road Test

The startup’s synthetic gasoline is made from low-grade, non-food cellulosic feedstock-but is it really “negative-carbon?”

Solyndra’s Remaining Employees Hoping for $500K in Bonuses
Bonuses, presumably, for a job well done

Why Warren Buffett is Buying Wind and Vestas is Laying People Off

The same force drives job cuts at the world’s biggest wind maker, as well as Warren Buffett’s multiple big wind buys.

SolarWorld’s Gordon Brinser Responds to Solar Trade Tumult

This letter was sent to members on both sides of the solar dumping trade claim between the US and China.

CES Report: What the Connected Car Means for Electric Vehicles

Plus, the most fuel-efficient car in the U.S. is coming sooner than anticipated.