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Residential rooftop solar in California, the very heart of the industry, could be facing a major roadblock in the coming months.
The stock market is down 6 percent in the past two weeks. Here are the stocks that are still on top.
A spat between regulators and Exxon Mobil is slowing a refinery in California, and keeping gasoline prices higher for local drivers.
After the Fed announcement to keep rates unchanged, one trader says it's time to buy back into these sectors.
A low-cost, environmentally friendly saltwater battery can help renewable energy users go off-the-grid.
As Russia's economy stutters, its president is turning his attention to the country's Far East, where he hopes Asian money can generate prosperity.
As stocks sell off, traders warn that a "safe-haven" sector could be in danger as well.
China might be rattling global markets at the moment, but not all business leaders thinks it's about to drag the world's economy into another crisis.
The companies said the combined entity will create the "leading" U.S. electric and gas utility.
Sen. Harry Reid said that a Nevada utility, owned by Buffett's Berkshire, is proposing a potential blow to the state's rooftop solar industry.
These three names really don't care what the overall market is doing.
Obama's clean-energy plan may fall short of its goals. Here's why, says Entelligent CEO Thomas Stoner.
A British power plant may be the first in the world to emit less greenhouse gases than it emits, if all goes according to plan.
The CEO of one of the nation's largest electric utilities said on Monday that President Obama's clean-energy plan needs to be fully digested first.
The rules would significantly cut climate-changing emissions from U.S. power plants and make the nation's utilities more environmentally friendly.
Utilities stocks have been on a roll this week, but traders are betting it won't last long.
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