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COURTS: Exxon goes to trial next week over secret carbon costs

By Ben Schultz Exxon being held accountable? It seems so…The New York Supreme Court is bringing out the big guns to prosecute Exxon for misleading shareholders about the financial risks it faces from climate change. Click headline for full article Read Full Article Here For more great articles: The Energy Collective – The world’s best…

Wave Solar acquires Solargraf’s lead generation business

By Kelsey Misbrener Wave Solar, a lead generation platform built exclusively for solar installers, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Solargraf’s consumer education service: My Solar Installer. Solargraf is a software platform for solar installers known for its integrated financing features, mobile-friendly design and pro quoting tools. “We are pleased to welcome Solargraf’s…

The Bank of England Has a Coal Problem

By [email protected] Calls for the financial system to wake up to the looming threat of climate change are growing louder by the day. Those calls have been coming most clearly from the Bank of England under Governor Mark Carney, who last week warned the treasury committee of global finance’s role in driving the climate crisis….

We Didn’t Start the Fire (This Time)

By [email protected] The world’s fifth-largest economy looked more like a developing country last week, as PG&E purposefully cut power to millions of people in Northern California for days. We knew this was coming. The growing safety and financial risk of wildfires in the state mean mass power outages will become more common. But in this…

Best Solar Companies in New Mexico

By Ryan Austin How to Find the Best Solar Companies in New Mexico The best solar companies in New Mexico know how to take advantage of the state’s strong sunlight to help make solar a great financial investment. New Mexico isn’t just the… Read More The post Best Solar Companies in New Mexico appeared first…

EU ETS revenues can help unlock the clean energy transition

By FORESIGHT Contributor A recent World Bank study reveals global carbon revenues are rising sharply, but only around 42% are used for environmental projects. It shows European and American citizens prefer their governments to spend carbon revenues on low-carbon initiatives, so why is political will lagging behind asks Susanne Dyrbøl from Rockwool GroupIncreased attention to…

Leyline Renewable Capital Raises $150M to Support Early-Stage Solar and Biogas

By [email protected] Leyline Renewable Capital has raised $150 million from private equity firm Newlight Partners to finance early-stage solar projects and anaerobic digesters backed by other developers. The Durham, North Carolina-based outfit wants to help developers that have multiple projects in the works but could benefit from additional working capital. Smaller, often-bootstrapped developers can struggle…

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