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  1. Japanese women told to turn in their bras for fear of pokingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    Reina Nagata and Eri Kamataki were announced as the new campaign models for Japan's lingerie maker Triumph International at the company's headquarters in Tokyo in October 2014. Nagata, 22, is Miss Earth Japan 2014 and Kamataki, 19, is the Miss Teen Japan runner-up.


  2. September 2014: The Month SolarCity Residential Rooftop Solar Beat The US Grid EverywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    Grid parity calculations need to be reexamined in light of recent reductions in total cost per Watt for residential rooftop solar PV installations. SolarCity claims of $2.90/W including installation and SG&A and the current 30% federal tax subsidy represent a critical confluence of parameters.


  3. This Indian solar power plant will = almost all of the solar power installed in the US in 2010Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TreeHugger

    The Indian solar power market is heating up, really heating up. As I wrote in November , the Indian government is aiming to invest $1 billion into renewable energy in the coming few years, and it has raised its 2022 solar power capacity target from 22 gigawatts to 100 gigawatts.


  4. Is Ohio Going To Pot? Some Hope SoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Plunderbund

    Some might argue that Ohio has already gone to pot under John Kasich, measured by his regressive actions on renewable wind energy, forcing local communities to do more with less funding, forcing women to make terrible choices they don't have to make in other states, shifting taxes to those still struggling to pay for reduced income tax rates that overwhelmingly benefit the very wealthy, and other policies and programs focused on favoring private over public interests. And while that's one legitimate view of how Ohio is going to pot, a totally new one that's really about pot, one slang term for marijuana, is ready to unfold next year as one activist group works to give voters a chance to end marijuana prohibition in another year.


  5. Travis Graves: North Carolina's solar revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun Journal

    North Carolina's struggles with the pollution from energy production has been making national news recently, but this is not just a North Carolina problem. Riverkeepers around the world battle the effects from nearly all forms of power production in our mission to preserve swimmable, drinkable and fishable waters.


  6. Commerce Department Finalizes Tariffs on Chinese and Taiwanese Solar PanelsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Alternative Energy Stocks

    Yesterday the U.S. Department of Commerce announced its final findings in the 3-year long trade war between the U.S. and China. Additional tariffs will be imposed on modules from China and Taiwan.


  7. Boeing Commits to Clean Energy at 737 Plane FactoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Skift

    Air travel is one of the most damaging activities for our environment so any steps that can be taken, from production to landing, to minimize impact should be mandated. A worker walks down stairs next to the nose of a Boeing 737-800 airplane being assembled Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, at Boeing's 737 facility in Renton, Washington.


  8. Photovoltaics literature surveyRead the original story

    Saturday | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. In order to help keep readers up-to-date in the field each issue of Progress in Photovoltaics will contain a list of recently published journal articles most relevant to its aims and scope.


  9. Bloomfield to stick to current solar energy policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Home

    This policy allows residents and businesses to have any solar power they generate and then don't use to go back into the grid.


  10. Elon Musk's 'hyperloop' idea takes next stepRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | USA Today

    Enthusiasts behind Elon Musk's "hyperloop" proposal -- an intercity tube that speeds passengers riding in capsules at speeds up to 800 miles per hour -- have taken the next step, producing a 76-page proposal Elon Musk's 'hyperloop' idea takes next step Enthusiasts behind Elon Musk's "hyperloop" proposal -- an intercity tube that speeds passengers riding in capsules at speeds up to 800 miles per hour -- have taken the next step, producing a 76-page proposal Check out this story on If it were up to Tesla and Space-X founder Elon Musk, California would be ditching its pricey high-speed rail for a system that resembles the tubes at a bank's drive-through.


  11. Marita Noon: Time for tough love on tax credits for wind industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Silver City Sun-News

    A pending vote on a tax-extenders package - that would have a slim chance of passage in the new Congress - will reveal whether Congress learned anything from the 2014 midterm elections. Throughout 2014, since the Production Tax Credit for the wind energy industry expired on Dec. 31, 2013, lobbyists from the American Wind Energy Association have pushed Congress to vote to retroactively revive the PTC.


  12. Oil price plunge creates winners, losersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Star Tribune

    From manufacturers who make parts and equipment for U.S. oil drillers to companies developing battery and biofuel technologies, the monthslong slide in the price of oil has implications for companies across the United States. The concern is that crude prices could fall so low, demand for alternative energy sources would evaporate and the growth of the U.S. oil patch, which has helped lead the country back from one of its worst-ever economic downturns, might slow or even stop.


  13. Solar plans for PunjabRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Nation

    Punjab government is considering equipping the government offices, schools and health centers with solar panels. Presiding over a meeting on Saturday, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif directed all the departments concerned to evolve a comprehensive planning in this regard.


  14. Forget the bah humbug, it's time to enjoy the Christmas spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Canberra Times

    Christmas is a time for giving, for celebrating, and if you're anything like me, for avoiding your family. By circumstance or design, a range of travellers, tourists, international students, those on business, and just misanthropes in general, spend their festive seasons far from kith and kin.


  15. Possible avenue to better electrolyte for lithium ion batteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Science Daily

    Researchers carried out the first X-ray absorption spectroscopy study of a model electrolyte for lithium-ion batteries and may have found a pathway forward to improving LIBs for electric vehicles and large-scale electrical energy storage. X-ray absorption spectra, interpreted using first-principles electronic structure calculations, provide insight into the solvation of the lithium ion in propylene carbonate.


  16. Hanukkah Celebration Glows Bright with #PlusLight ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | NY1

    As members of the Jewish faith observe Hanukkah, a New York artist and the Manhattan JCC are adding a modern twist by sharing light with others and inviting others to take part as well. NY1's Stephanie Simon filed the following report.


  17. 7 Gift Ideas Presented 2 WaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 |

    Oh joy! The gift you gave last Christmas was all kinds of amazing and people still can't stop talking about it! So how do you top yourself this year? To help you out I've come up with a list of gifts to inspire even the most uninspired gift givers. There's a twist though, they all have a similar theme, with different ways to make your gift stand out from the rest.


  18. Garfield churches boost energy efficiencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Tommy Hilleke, left, Willie Volckhausen and Jules Campbell, worked in July to position a large Structural Insulated Panels atop the sanctuary roof of the First United Methodist Church in downtown Glenwood Springs.The church is among those in the county to have made substantial energy upgrades. On sunny days, Bill Cook likes to check the meter that tracks electricity produced by the solar array installed at the First United Methodist Church in Glenwood Springs.


  19. Brasch WordsTHE Civilian and the General: Behind the McCHRYSTAL Interview FalloutRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... preparing for Armageddon. Our presidents have been talking about the need for energy conservation, alternative energy sources and weaning our nation off imported oil since Richard Nixon was in the White House. Nearly four decades later, we import ...


  20. On Native GroundAMERICA Must Lead in Green EnergyRead the original story

    May 9, 2010 | American Reporter

    Here in Florida, live-in home health care aides are like mail-order brides. The agency sends you a certified aide complete with his or her own issues.