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The Alternative Agenda: First Wind Goes Public; Gates Tells California to Vote “No” on Prop 23; DOE Eying Fee to Kickstart Power Line Development

First Wind IPO This week Boston-based wind developer First Wind Generation is expected to price shares as part of its Initial Public Offering (IPO). The IPO has a price range of $24.00 -to- $26.00.� Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs are underwriting the share-sale, which could raise as much as $300 million. First Wind…

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Bill Gates-Backed Nuclear Startup Secures $35 Million Series B, What About Toshiba? [UPDATE]

TerraPower, a company that develops reactors powered by depleted Uranium, has raised $35 million as part of a Series B financing. Charles River Ventures and� Khosla Ventures participated in the raise. So did Intellectual Ventures co-founder Nathan Myhrvold and� Bill Gates, which patially owns Intellectual Ventures. TerraPower is a portfolio company of Intellectual Ventures, a…

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Who are the American owners of BP?

Who are the American owners of BP? BlackRock, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and More…

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The Alternative Agenda: What to Look For This Week in Green Energy [UPDATE]

President Obama gives a BP speech and Tony Hayward testifies; American Energy Innovation Council pushes for more R&D spending; Goldwind shelves IPO.

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American Energy Innovation Council: Triple R&D Spending, Create Energy Strategy Board

The United States should triple clean energy R&D to $16 billion a year, a report by the American Energy Innovation Council says.

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