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  • China Outpaces US in Cleaner Coal-Fired Plants Monday, 11 May 2009 | 9:54 AM ET
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    While Americans debate the use of so-called clean coal, China is mastering the application of the technology.

  • Clayton Homes' new 'i-house' shown in a photo released by the company last fall

    A new, stylish, environmentally-friendly manufactured home from a Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary is getting a lot of attention today, with a favorable comparison to Apple's popular iPod media player.

  • Calif. City Steps In to Save Residents From Foreclosure Wednesday, 6 May 2009 | 1:07 PM ET

    In what may be the most unique program to tackle the housing crisis, the Silicon Valley community of Menlo Park is offering to take over some debt of homeowners who are 90 days late on their mortgages.

  • Ford Can Profit From Selling Small Cars in US: Mulally Wednesday, 6 May 2009 | 12:54 PM ET

    We can make money by selling small cars in U.S. with our new global platform, said Alan Mulally, Ford Motor CEO.

  • White House Plans Aid For Second Mortgages Tuesday, 28 Apr 2009 | 10:43 AM ET
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    The Obama administration will unveil measures to help homeowners and businesses modify second mortgages as well as primary ones.

  • Help on Second Mortgages to Be Unveiled by US Tuesday, 28 Apr 2009 | 9:32 AM ET
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    The Obama administration is expected to unveil measures to help homeowners and businesses  modify second mortgages as well as primary ones.

  • Eco-Friendly Home Savings Friday, 24 Apr 2009 | 10:39 AM ET
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    How you can save money down the road by "greening" your home now.

  • Obama Talks Up Wind Power on Earth Day in Iowa Wednesday, 22 Apr 2009 | 2:49 PM ET

    President Barack Obama says his administration is creating the first U.S. program to authorize offshore projects to generate electricity from wind and ocean currents.

  • Too Many Houses Are Keeping Prices Low: LeFrak Wednesday, 22 Apr 2009 | 11:28 AM ET

    Excess inventory is the mortal enemy of housing prices, according to Richard LeFrak, president of the LeFrak Organization.

  • Pros Say: Green Stocks Can't Beat the Bear Wednesday, 22 Apr 2009 | 4:45 AM ET
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    As the world celebrates Earth Day in a bid to improve awareness for climate-change issues, CNBC asks market experts whether "green" stocks are attractive at the current stage of the economic cycle.

  • Morningstar's Highest-Rated Green Funds Tuesday, 21 Apr 2009 | 9:26 PM ET
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    The investment research company picks the best ways to invest in green - but not everyone is convinced.

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    Thomas Skains, Chairman, President and CEO of Piedmont Natural Gas and Chairman, American Gas Association writes, "A key part of President Obama’s energy plan is a focus on significantly reducing current imports from the Middle East and Venezuela within the next 10 years. One of the ways to do this is by promoting the responsible domestic production of natural gas here in our own country."

  • Pros Say: There's Still Gold in Green Tuesday, 21 Apr 2009 | 12:16 PM ET
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    In recessions investors tend to return to safe havens like government bonds, the US dollar, gold and consumer staple and drug stocks and cash flows out of what are considered more discretionary sectors.

  • A Guide To Green Investing Friday, 17 Apr 2009 | 3:34 PM ET

    Green investing has grown well beyond niche status, as the number of mutual funds and ETFs has increased enormously in recent years. Here's a list of the major funds.

  • Green Funds May Take Time To Pay Off Friday, 17 Apr 2009 | 3:34 PM ET
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    Investors with a short time horizon and low tolerance for risk may want to avoid the group, but the patient and the bold may well be rewarded over time.

  • Can A Nation Really Go Carbon Neutral? Friday, 17 Apr 2009 | 3:31 PM ET
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    Cities, companies and even Scandinavian rock festivals are striving to cut carbon emissions to zero, but analysts are divided over whether it is achievable or even appropriate in fighting pollution and climate change.

  • UAW Delays Talks With GM, Focusing On Chrysler Thursday, 16 Apr 2009 | 1:23 PM ET
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    The United Auto Workers union has placed concession talks with General Motors on the back burner as it tries to reach a deal with Chrysler before an April 30 government deadline, two people briefed on the negotiations said Thursday.

  • Nissan to Produce Zero Emission Cars By 2010: CEO Thursday, 16 Apr 2009 | 10:11 AM ET
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    Nissan Motors CEO Carlos Ghosn said the company has the technology and the ability to produce cars that are going to be zero emissions by 2010 but also cost-friendly.

  • Chrysler Exec: Fiat Deal Possible, But Prepared For Worse Wednesday, 8 Apr 2009 | 12:52 PM ET
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    Chrysler is working hard to complete a deal with Fiat, but is also prepared if the deal doesn't go through, Vice Chairman and President Jim Press told CNBC Wednesday.