Tom Konrad's Articles

- January 02, 2013

Ten Clean Energy Stocks for 2013

Every year since 2008, I've published a list of ten (or eleven in 2012) clean energy stocks I expect to do well over the coming year. The list is intended as a model portfolio which...

- December 11, 2012

Power REIT: Good if They Lose, Much Better if They Win

Small investors have an advantage over big hedge funds and other professional investors: They don't have as much money.

- December 05, 2012

December Update: 11 Clean Energy Stocks for 2012

Obama's reelection did not bring on a new bull market for clean energy stocks, as some had hoped. My clean energy model portfolio was flat (+0.4%) for the month, while the widely held...

- November 28, 2012

Geothermal Stocks Warming Up

After a couple years of chilly investor sentiment, geothermal stocks are starting to warm up. The sector has been so beaten down that the small exploration and production players seem...

- November 20, 2012

Ameresco Revenues Fall Off Fiscal Cliff

The climate of uncertainty caused by deadlock in Washington is leading to penny-wise, pound foolish behavior at all levels of government, and Ameresco, Inc. (NYSE:AMRC) felt the pain...

- October 22, 2012

Solar REITs: A Better Way to Invest in Solar

The last day for a solar developer to submit an application for the Treasury's 1603 grant program was September 30th, and only for grandfathered solar projects which broke ground before...

- October 12, 2012

Will Higher Heat Content in Trash Help Waste-to-Energy Stocks?

The US Energy Information Administration (EIA) recently published an article describing an increase in the energy content of municipal solid waste (MSW). The reason for this increase...

- October 09, 2012

The Chinese Key to Electric Vehicle Adoption

The Chinese State Council Development Research Center Enterprise Institute, "a leading policy research and consulting institution directly under" China's State Council, just released...

- October 08, 2012

Wind Developers For Sale: 11 Clean Energy Stocks for 2012, October Update

September was another quiet month for my Clean Energy model portfolio and the stock market in general, with the exception of Finavera Wind Energy (TSX:FVR, OTC:FNVRF), which put itself...

- September 18, 2012

Brookfield Renewable Energy Likely To Vote Against Western Wind Management in Proxy Battle

When it emerged that Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners ("Brookfield", TSX:BRP.UN, OTC: BRPFF) had acquired approximately one sixth of Western Wind Energy's (TSXV:WND, OTC:WNDEF)...

Tom Konrad

Tom Konrad

Tom Konrad is a private money manager and freelance writer focused on Peak Oil and Climate Change as investment themes. He manages portfolios for individual clients and is Head of Research for the JPS Green Economy Fund (http://jpsgreeneconomyfund.com),...

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