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Energy Jobs: Google X Spinoff Attracts Top Solar Talent, Enphase Gets a New COO

X, the “moonshot factory” at Google’s parent company Alphabet, is working on several breakthrough energy solutions -- from molten salt batteries, to high altitude wind turbines, to fuel made from seawater – in a quest to solve climate change. Not all ideas work, Astro Teller, the head of X, recently explained. And among the ones that do, Alphabet may not be the right entity to bring them to market, he said.
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