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A Rising Sun for Renewable Energy

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Japan is desperately trying to replace its nuclear-power capacity with renewables. It still has a long way to go.
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Sapphire Energy Raises $144 Million for an Algae Farm

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But is the company scaling up its technology too fast?
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Hydrogen Storage Could Be Key to Germany’s Energy Plans

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No other means of storing energy may be able to reach the scale required to run Germany on solar and wind power.
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Battery to Take On Diesel and Natural Gas

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Aquion Energy says its batteries could make the power grid unnecessary in some countries.
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Making Solar Power Competitive with Coal

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A study identifies early-stage technologies that could be combined to cut the cost of solar panels in half.
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Can Tesla Survive?

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As major automakers turn their attention to electric cars, the startup faces serious challenges.
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Tough Times for U.S. Electric Car Battery Makers

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Companies need more consumer demand for electric vehicles to grow rapidly.
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In the Developing World, Solar Is Cheaper than Fossil Fuels

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Advances are opening solar to the 1.3 billion people who don’t have access to grid electricity.
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In the Developing World, Solar Is Cheaper than Fossil Fuels

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Advances are opening solar to the 1.3 billion people who don’t have access to grid electricity.
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Why Boston Power Went to China

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Christina Lampe-Onnerud, founder of the battery startup, discusses the advantages of moving the company’s manufacturing and research to China.
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