Solar and wind just passed another big turning point
Wind power is now the cheapest electricity to produce in both Germany and the U.K., even without government subsidies, according to a new analysis by Bloomberg New Energy Finance. It's the first time that threshold has been crossed by a G7 economy.
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California adopts first-in-nation energy storage plan
State regulators require utilities to invest in energy storage technology
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PG&E proposes far-reaching changes for solar power
PG&E on Monday filed a proposal that urges state regulators to undertake wide-ranging changes in the solar electricity system in central and Northern California.
Chinese billionaire takes on Tesla with electric-car reboot
With a new name and financial backing from Chinese billionaire Lu Guanqiu, electric-car maker Fisker Automotive has a shot at life after death. The company is changing the Fisker name to Karma, which is also the name of its $115,000 plug-in hybrid coupe.
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Behind the Label: Beauregard Vineyards, Bonny Doon
The roots run deep for Beauregard Vineyards, a father-son winery in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
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Nick Gordon charged in Bobby Kristina Brown's death?
Report says Georgia grand jury will decide this week whether there’s enough evidence to charge Gordon with a crime.