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ORIGINAL REPORTING: "THE NEXT SHALE": HOW SOLAR IS POISED TO TRANSFORM AMERICA'S ENERGY MARKETS

"The next shale": How solar is poised to transform America's energy markets; A new study says the solar boom is coming faster than many think Herman K. Trabish, February 19, 2015 (Utility Dive) A lot of people didn’t see the shale oil...Show More Summary

QUICK NEWS, July 1: AVATAR DIRECTOR GOES SOLAR; U.S. KEEPS WIND TURBINE BUILDERS BUSY; VW ENTERS THE RACE FOR THE 200 MILE EV

AVATAR DIRECTOR GOES SOLAR James Cameron’s Plan to Fix Solar Panels Alissa Walker, June 30, 2015 (GizModo) “…[Avatar director, deep-sea explorer, NASA advisor, and all around badass James Cameron has turned his attention to solar. Panels]...Show More Summary

TODAY’S STUDY: THE STEADY BUILD-OUT OF OCEAN WIND IN EUROPE

Offshore Wind in Europe; Walking the tightrope to success March 2015 (Ernst and Young) Key Findings In a context of strong commitment on GHG emissions reduction and uncertainty on fossil fuel prices and energy security, the large-scale deployment of renewable energy capacity appears indispensable to Europe moving forward. Show More Summary

QUICK NEWS, June 30: BILL GATES BRINGS $2BIL TO NEW ENERGY; THE INEVITABILITY OF U.S. OCEAN WIND; THE INEVITABILITY OF SOLAR

BILL GATES BRINGS $2BIL TO NEW ENERGY Bill Gates to invest $2bn in breakthrough renewable energy projects; Bill Gates plans to double investment in green energy technology and research to combat climate change, but rejects calls to divest...Show More Summary

TODAY’S STUDY: SMART MONEY GOES TO NEW ENERGY – BUT WILL IT BE ENOUGH?

New Energy Outlook 2015 June 2015 (Bloomberg New Energy Finance) Executive Summary By 2040, the world’s power-generating capacity mix will have transformed: from today’s system composed of two-thirds fossil fuels to one with 56% from zeroemission energy sources. Show More Summary

QUICK NEWS, June 29: SCOTUS SLOWS EPA CLEAN AIR EFFORTS; SOLAR HIGHWAYS; JAPAN TURNS FROM NUKES TO WIND POWER

SCOTUS SLOWS EPA CLEAN AIR EFFORTS High court strikes down power plant regulations Richard Wolff, June 29, 2015 (USA Today) “A narrowly divided Supreme Court struck down federal clean air regulations…on coal- and oil-fired power plants…The...Show More Summary

Bll Maher And EPA Head Gina McCarthy Dish About The Pope

They agree: You can't ignore him. From Real Time With Bill Maher via You Tube Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs");

The Grim Facts

This is the human impact of Pakistan’s heat wave. Is it related to climate change? Is the Pope Catholic? From CNN via YouTube Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs");

Climate Change And Human Health

There is a threat – and an opportunity. It’s “no longer a question of science or technology. it’s a matter of political will…” From LancetTV via YouTube Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElemenShow More Summary

ORIGINAL REPORTING, JUNE 26: HOW BASIN ELECTRIC IS HANDLING EXPLOSIVE NEW LOAD GROWTH IN NORTH DAKOTA

[NEWENERGYNEWS is on the road today. Regular features will return next week.] How Basin Electric is handling explosive new load growth in North Dakota; The co-op is planning new transmission and generation as a result of the oil and gas boom Herman K. Show More Summary

ORIGINAL REPORTING, JUNE 26: HOW THE WEST'S NEW ENERGY IMBALANCE MARKET IS BUILDING A SMARTER ENERGY SYSTEM

[NEWENERGYNEWS is on the road today. Regular features will return next week.] How the West's new Energy Imbalance Market is building a smarter energy system; The market saved millions in its first two months and helped prevent curtailment of renewable resources Herman K. Show More Summary

ORIGINAL REPORTING, JUNE 25: WHY DEPT OF ENERGY IS GOING BIG ON COMMUNITY SHARED SOLAR

[NEWENERGYNEWS is on the road today. Regular features will return next week.] Why Dept of Energy is going big on community shared solar; DOE's SunShot initiative awarded $14 million to develop business models for shared solar Herman K. Show More Summary

ORIGINAL REPORTING, JUNE 25: INSIDE THE PG&E PROPOSAL TO BUILD 25,000 EV CHARGING STATIONS

[NEWENERGYNEWS is on the road today. Regular features will return next week.] Inside the PG&E proposal to build 25,000 EV charging stations; California’s IOUs await regulators’ approval to get into the EV charging business Herman K.Show More Summary

ORIGINAL REPORTING, JUNE 24: WHY COMMUNITY SOLAR IS EXPLODING IN MINNESOTA

[NEWENERGYNEWS is on the road today. Regular features will return next week.] Why community solar is exploding in Minnesota; Mortenson-SunShare partnership leads the charge with 100-plus MW solar pipeline Herman K. Trabish, FebruaryShow More Summary

ORIGINAL REPORTING, JUNE 24: INSIDE THE DEAL: WHY DUKE ENERGY IS BUYING ONE OF THE LARGEST U.S. COMMERCIAL SOLAR DEVELOPERS

[NEWENERGYNEWS is on the road today.Regular features will return next week.] Inside the deal: Why Duke Energy is buying one of the largest U.S. commercial solar developers ; Duke’s $225 million fund will ready commercial solar for a post-ITC market Herman K. Show More Summary

TODAY’S STUDY: ALL ABOUT SOLAR LOANS, SOLAR LEASING, AND SOLAR PURCHASE CONTRACTS

Banking on Solar: An Analysis of Banking Opportunities in the U.S. Distributed Photovoltaic David Feldman and Travis Lowder, November 2014 (National Renewable Energy Laboratory) Executive Summary This report provides a high-level overview of the developing U.S. Show More Summary

QUICK NEWS, June 23: GOODS BETS TO MAKE ON WIND; OKLAHOMA WIND COULD BOOM – THEN BUST; WIND FOR COAL IN COLORADO

GOODS BETS TO MAKE ON WIND The Best Play In Wind Energy Right Now Martin Tiller, 21 June 2015 (OilPrice) “…Everything points to serious growth in the [wind] industry over the next few years…[but figuring how to invest] is when the going...Show More Summary

TODAY’S STUDY: HOW GRID OPERATORS ARE HANDLING NEW ENERGY

Relevant Studies for NERC’s Analysis of EPA’s Clean Power Plan 111(d) Compliance M. Ahlstrom, C. Smith, et. al., June 2015, (National Renewable Energy Laboratory) Executive Summary The proposed Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Clean...Show More Summary

QUICK NEWS, June 22: SOLARCITY MOVES INTO COMMUNITY SHARED SOLAR IN MINNESOTA; NO. CAROLINA SOLAR ADVOCATE NC WARN FILES SOLAR TPO FINANCING TEST CASE; SOLAR STILL FIGHTING IOWA UTILITIES

SOLARCITY MOVES INTO COMMUNITY SHARED SOLAR IN MINNESOTA Renewable energy giant SolarCity to make first community solar investment in Minnesota; Apartment residents are focus of planned solar garden. David Shaffner, June 17, 2015 Minneapolis Star Tribune SolarCity, the biggest U.S. Show More Summary

What The Pope Said (In 2 Minutes)

Pope Francis chooses science over the “magical” and sides with those building New Energy. From CBS Evening News via YouTube Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs");

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