Cleantech News from CleanTechnica Jan.11

Cleantech News from CleanTechnica   Yingli Green Now Biggest Solar Company, Showing Chinese Solar Might Hawaii’s Energy Excelerator: A Cleantech Incubator Local Governments Answer America’s Climate Change Wake-Up Call New Nissan Leaf Offers Faster Charger New Blade Design Are Longest Wind Turbine Blades Ever Built Governor Cuomo Expands New York …

Solar Industry Workers Tell Lawmakers: Protect Policies that Create Jobs

Solar Industry Workers Call on Lawmakers to Protect Solar Energy JobsPosted: 17 May 2012 07:20 AM PDT Following up on Susan’s post yesterday and Ben Higgins’ exclusive guest post earlier today on this matter, here’s another excellent guest post from solar industry workers that I received via email yesterday from someone at the Protect Net …

GOP Election Theme 2012: Crony Capitalism in Energy

GTM SOLAR WEEKLY | Tuesday, February 21, 2012 GOP Election Theme 2012: Crony Capitalism in Energy Sanjay Wagle, former VantagePoint VC and DOE employee, is the GOP scapegoat of the month. Are California Desert Leaders Resisting Utility-Scale Wind and Solar? Some don?t want to be friends with big renewables, even …

Solar Market Leaders to Illuminate Industry Trends at Greentech Media Conference

Solar Market Leaders to Illuminate Industry Trends at Greentech Media Conference Sessions include leaders in Utility-Scale PV and Gigawatt-scale Manufacturing ARPA-E and DOD Advance Partnership for Storage Solutions As Congress tries to tighten its belt, ARPA-E taps its role in national security to keep dollars flowing towards clean energy. Calera …