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Social Media Can Bite You in the Backside

I wrote a few years ago several white papers, e.g., “25 Tips for Renewable Energy Businesses,” in which I provided tips for cleantech companies, focusing largely on marketing.  A point I highlighted a couple of times was the use of

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From Guest Blogger Emma Sturgis: Enviro-Friendly Biz–Four Ways To Incorporate Green Business Initiatives

Social responsibility has become a very central part of businesses. Where most companies used to focus on giving back to the community with charity work, businesses are now realizing just how important it is to start going green. With many

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From Tech Maven Fritz Maffry: More Insights on the Technology, Economics, and Politics of CleanTech

China is moving ahead on environment and economic plans for electric vehicles. They already are 2-3x ahead of US sales on units, mostly tilted towards lower cost models but moving upstream also. The genuine action orientation of China has them

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Lots of Tragedy in the U.S. Economy, a Great Deal of Which Is a Gross Misunderstanding of the Fundamentals of the Energy Industry

There are lots of terrifying aspects of the Trump presidency.  But while terror may be the deepest emotion, sadness is probably broader, reaching, as it does, the desperate and brokenhearted masses who were promised the American dream and who worked

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CleanTech Companies Face Tough Marketing Decisions: Here’s a Tip on How To Make Them Properly

Do you have a cleantech product or service that you’d like to promote vigorously?  If so, you could be in the process of making some tough and critically important marketing-related decisions:

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The World’s Most Successful People Will Not Fiddle While Rome Burns

A friend sent me this piece describing the role that Bill Gates and some other prominent people are playing vis-a-vis the development of “new” energy.  I responded:

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From Guest Blogger Emie-Claude Lamoureux: Three Clean Energy Projects in Europe

Learn how municipalities can speed up clean energy projects by thinking outside the box. With sustainable initiatives sprouting around the globe, municipalities are looking for crowdlending platforms to engage their communities while achieving environmental outcomes. Here are three sustainable development

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CleanTech Investment Opportunities Abound

A friend asks, “If you’re looking to add cleantech stock to your portfolio, is there anything to buy beyond Tesla Inc. (TESLA)? Are there any other decent cleantech investment opportunities?”   I would simply refer you to 2GreenEnergy colleague Dr.

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How Much Power Does Trump Wield To Create Environmental Damage?

  As reported by Green Tech Media: President Trump issued an executive order today to dismantle the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan — a policy designed to curb carbon emissions from new and existing power plants by accelerating the adoption

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From Guest Blogger Ronald McCarthy: Tech Companies Amongst the First on the Green Energy Path

The green movement is not new; it started in the 19th century right after the industrial revolution and its related environmental degradation. It was a time when growth and innovation went hand in hand with chemical waste and pollution. The

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