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Pope Francis

The Common Goals of the Pope and Clean Energy

Paul Stinson, EDF June 22, 2015 Pope Francis turned a keen eye toward the environment and the problem of climate change with his encyclical,“Laudato Si” (“Praised Be”). As a clean energy advocate, I’m heartened tha...
money pile

Deeper Capital Markets for Renewable Energy

Tomas Gardfors and Ann Vesely, Norton Rose Fulbright June 18, 2015 Following the global financial crisis, a more diversified funding market is developing in Europe. Institutional investors are helping to fill the funding gap left by the contraction in ba...
Offshore wind farm

Securing Offshore Wind Energy Finance Is Just One Step

Richard Heap, A Word About Wind June 16, 2015 Securing finance is a vital step for any project, but it is just one step. We were reminded of this last month when utility E.On announced it had reached financial close on the £1.3 ...
Wind turbines

Why It's Time To Get Real About Energy Security

Hannah Smith, Contributor June 10, 2015 Energy is Europe’s quiet crisis. While the clamour of failing economies, desperate migrants and political clashes grabs the headlines, energy policy is rarely front-page news, but it shou...
Renewable energy community

State and Metro Governments, Consumer Actions Drive Dramatic Shift in US Energy Landscape

Ron Pernick, Clean Edge June 3, 2015 The United States is experiencing a significant shift in its energy landscape. Last year, utility-scale wind and solar power combined for 47 percent of new generation capacity in the U.S....

May Dividends Rise: Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2015

Tom Konrad, Contributor June 2, 2015 My Ten Clean Energy Stocks for 2015 model portfolio had a good May, despite headwinds from the strengthening dollar and declines in clean energy stocks in general.  As a whole, ...
Risk and reward

Managing the Risks of Renewable Energy Projects in Developing Countries

Jeffrey Karp, Jim Wrathall and Morgan Gerard, Sullivan & Worcester May 28, 2015 Driven by rapid expansion in developing countries, renewables are becoming a significant source of the world’s power.  According to the United Nations Environmental Programme’s (UNEP...
Investment theme

Yieldcos' Weird Trick: Raising Dividends Without Retained Earnings

Tom Konrad, Contributor May 26, 2015 High yield companies generally grow slowly, while high growth companies have low dividend yields. Normal companies grow by investing some profits in new business opportunities.  Earl...
Canadian Climate Goals

Canada Announces Weak Climate Target

Danielle Droitsch, NRDC May 19, 2015 Last week, Canada has announced its contribution to the global effort to reduce greenhouse gases by announcing its post-2020 target. The target announced today is off-track to the 80 perc...
Wind turbine

Forget the PTC, Wind Energy’s Real Problem Is Transmission

Adam Barber, A Word About Wind May 19, 2015

Forget the challenges associated with government tax credits.  Do you want to know the real barrier for future North American wind market growth?

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