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The Alternative Agenda: EverGreen Goes To China; GE Boosts Cleantech Portfolio; UN Secretary General Calls For Clean Energy Revolution At Abu Dhabi’s Clean Energy Summit

EverGreen Solar Takes Taxpayer Money and Goes To China EverGreen Solar, the Massachusetts�silicon solar wafer panel maker, got $40 million in subsidies from the state of Massachusetts. However,�that�s not stopped the company from laying off 800 workers and decamping to China where production costs, the company justified, are a lot cheaper. The news�was expected. The…

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Yvo De Boer Quits as Top UN Climate Official

Yvo de Boer, the executive secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, will step down on July 1 and work for the global consultancy KPMG.

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