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10 images<p>Add a touch of Hollywood glamour or vamp up your off-duty look in a second...<p>Red can be a tough shade to wear. Like seriously though. One …

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Solar Problems Are Myriad, But Not Always Too Relevant

(Someone once said that a reporter describes a battle, while a pundit shoots the survivors, and the next two pieces will reflect that, as I challenge the extreme views pro and con for solar power.)<p>Scientific American, not usually opposed to new power technologies, has been the latest to weigh in on …

2014 Is Expected To Be The Solar Market's Tightest Supply Year In Nearly Half A Decade

For the past five years or so, the world has found itself awash in solar panels. Thanks to an initial spurt of European incentives for renewable energy and subsequent production boom out out of China, prices for solar module units went into a multi-year decline.<p>But the global solar boom has finally …

Japan's About To Make A Move That Could Kill Its Solar Industry

Japan's ambitious plans for solar in the past two years -- if they were to come on stream -- could allow the country to surpass Germany as the world's biggest consumer of solar power.<p>But the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) has cut tariffs for solar power by a fifth in the two years …

Four Things The U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit Can Do For Beyond the Grid Solar

All eyes will be on the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington next week with one question in mind -- will those gathered take steps to move investment beyond the grid?<p>Just this week, Politico reported that former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and former President Clinton are set to …

Australia gets serious about solar research

Australia is set to be home to one of the largest solar photovoltaic research plants in the world.<p>First Solar and The University of Queensland today …

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Work starts on Australia’s largest solar photovoltaic research facility

The University of Queensland and First Solar have begun construction on a 3.275 megawatt solar photovoltaic research facility at UQ’s Gatton …

Fifteen Clean Energy Yield Cos: Where's The Yield?

In the first article of this survey of yield cos, I noted that many of the recent yield co IPOs have risen so far as to "lend the very term "yield …

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25 Gorgeous Pools Everyone Should Swim In Once

The only thing that's more relaxing than lounging poolside or soaking in the water on a sunny day is doing it at one of these incredible destinations.<p>From luxurious infinity pools with unbeatable views to natural pools teeming with marine life, these pools around the world deserve to be on …

25 Business Books that You Won't See on Most Bookshelves

<i>Gregory Ciotti is the marketing director at Help Scout.This post originally appeared on the Help Scout blog.</i><p>Read to lead, right?<p>There are few better “hacks” in life than reading—distilled knowledge that often took years to assemble can be consumed in just a few hours.<p>The problem is that many …

The Five Tips to Creating Amazing Landscape Photos

In an instant, one can feel as though they are in another world. As a landscape photographer you have the power to transport someone in the blink of …

Solar energy technology for those with no access to electricity

Around the world approximately 1.7 billion people still live off the grid, with no access to mains electricity. This comes with numerous problems, with lighting and access to income among the most pressing.<p>Once the sun goes does down those off the grid are reliant on kerosene, which is not only …

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Why Now Is A Good Time To Invest In Solar Manufacturing and Marketing In The U.S.

The growth of U.S. market and the ongoing government investigation of Chinese solar manufacturers are creating new opportunities that perhaps didn’t exist for the European and other Asian companies.<p>On Thursday we heard from Yaskawa Electric, a Japanese power electronics maker, and its plan to buy …

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Get the Most Out of Solar: Cloud-Based Data Monitoring and Control Solutions

As the cost of implementing solar panels drops, more organizations are looking to deploy solar energy solutions. Experts predict a rise in solar …

Europe To Build Only 192 GW of Wind Power Capacity by 2020

Falling power demand and an economic slump in Europe prompted the region’s wind-turbine industry group to cut its forecast for installations through …

How to Create a Ridiculously Interesting Magazine (In Four Steps or Maybe Less)

MagMaker / July 16, 2014<p>It doesn’t matter if you’re writing a blog, sharing photos, posting social updates, or curating a magazine on Flipboard: if …

Revenue Streams Are Key to Cost-Effective Energy Storage

Definitions could make or break the energy storage market, allowing it to capture multiple revenue streams and reduce costs. A panel at the New York …

Renewable energy: NSW to be 'Australia's answer to California'

“When it comes to clean energy, we can be Australia’s answer to California,” he said, referring to the US state's goal of achieving 33 per cent of …

Renewable Energy

Ten of the world's most mind-blowing landscapes

Gazing at a remarkable view for the first time is one of travel’s greatest thrills – and these 10 landscapes are among the most mind-blowing we’ve ever seen.<p>Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA<p>Yellowstone National Park has an embarrassment of astonishing sights, from the thundering waterfalls of …

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Authentic Happiness: 3 Simple Steps to Find the Courage to Be Yourself

We all have flashes of inspiration. Sometimes they appear as quiet whispers in the night, as fleeting thoughts in the morning shower or as huge "a-ha!" moments. The question is: Are you giving enough attention to the clues that your inner voice is sending? How can you get more attuned to the inner …

Meet the beauty vloggers - in pictures

A growing number of teenagers are making their name as beauty vloggers, with YouTube tutorials that are also making a fortune for the make-up industry. Here are some of the young women changing the face of the cosmetics business

Overcoming Hurdles To Use More Renewable Energy

Last week, General Motors joined 11 other companies committed to renewable energy in signing on to the Renewable Energy Buyers’ Principles – a clear …

From the Editor: It's Really All About Renewable Energy Projects

At Renewable Energy World, we understand that while we spend lots of time writing about the policies, technologies and intricacies of financing …

Japanese Manufacturer Expands Renewables Business, Acquires Solectria and The Switch

Japanese machinery maker Yaskawa Electric Corp. announced will acquire US.-based inverter maker Solectria Renewables LLC and Finnish wind turbine …

The Top 10 Audio Books That Every Entrepreneur Must Listen To

With a million and one things on an <i>entrepreneur’s agenda</i>, it is almost next to impossible to find the time to read a book from front to back. Well …

Cruises of a Lifetime You Can Actually Afford

Glaciers in Alaska! The glittering capitals of the Mediterranean! The Caribbean’s most alluring islands! A new generation of mega-ship—and …

What Your Bank Won't Tell You About Currency Conversion

Traveling abroad isn't cheap to begin with, so it's doubly painful when converting currency starts to add up—if you're not careful, you could …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …