Climate Science Explains New England’s Blizzard

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The Climate Science Behind New England's Historic Blizzard By Joe Romm Warming-fueled sea surface temperatures provide a boost of moisture for the forecast New England blizzard … [Read more...]

Investors Talk to the Palm: Website Makes Good on Sustainability Pledge

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Big palm oil trader’s website begins to deliver on sustainability pledge By Nathanael Johnson There’s some more news from the series of successes in palm oil reform … [Read more...]

Growing uncertainty surrounding oil prices presents challenge to price forecasts.

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Market expectations of oil price uncertainty have increased in recent months Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, January 2015 Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Short-Term Energy Outlook, January 2015 Note: … [Read more...]

One for the Record Books: 2014 Officially Hottest Year

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 By Brian Kahn Originally Published: January 5th, 2015, ClimateCentral.org … [Read more...]

Well, well, well. Value not Volume?

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BP is positioning itself to help produce massive amounts of hydrocarbons. In Azerbaijan, BP Is Developing The Massive Shah Deniz Gas-Condensate Field Dec. 28, 2014 4:07 AM ET   by: Callum Turcan Courtesy of … [Read more...]

Plummeting Oil Prices Are the Latest Argument Against the Keystone XL Pipeline

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by Liz Fields Courtesy of Vice News   The Keystone XL Pipeline has already run into a million problems, and the latest one might be plummeting oil prices. The six-year political battle over construction of the pipeline — … [Read more...]

NASA Computer Model Provides a New Portrait of Carbon Dioxide

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Published on Nov 17, 2014 www.nasa.gov Image Credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center/B. Putman An ultra-high-resolution NASA computer model has given scientists a stunning new look … [Read more...]

The Perfect Storm for Battery Based Storage Systems

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 SolarCity, Battery Storage And The Next Energy Revolution Author:  Livio Filice Summary Overview of current trends in the American solar PV residential market. Why low cost solar, unique financing … [Read more...]

MBR Bookwatch features a review of “Small Change, Big Gains: Reflections of an Energy Entrepreneur”.

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We are pleased to announce that the November 2014 issue of the online book review magazine "MBR Bookwatch" features a review of "Small Change, Big Gains: Reflections of an Energy … [Read more...]

Power REIT: Light At The End Of The Tunnel?

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  Tom Konrad, CFA, Green Economy Fund Oct. 30, 2014 1:43 PM ET It Could Have Been The First Yieldco I first became interested in Power REIT (NYSEMKT:PW) in 2012 because of the company's plans to become what would have been the … [Read more...]