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The Alternative Agenda: Renewable Energy Grants Face Crucial Vote and Cancun Fallout

Renewable Energy Grants (or, wonkishly 1603 grants) face crucial vote today What will become of the popular grants, which cover up to 30 percent of the cost of renewable projects? Right now, it appears as though the grants may be extended for one year, but the vote in the senate comes today at 3 p.m….

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The Alternative Agenda: Cancun Talks Plod Onward, Chinese Solar on a Hot Streak

Cancun talks, week 2: The Apocalypse Commentators are so pessimistic about the odds of success at the United Nations� Cancun climate change talks that they�ve been talking about failure in Mexico since Copenhagen failed. Now the Cancun talks have actually begun� it�s an apocalypse! Negotiators are now hoping for a two-year deadline for industrialized nations…

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Google Makes Strong Showing At Cancun Climate Change Talks [Video]

Google has sent a 30-strong team to Cancun where the United Nations Climate Change Conference is being held until next week.

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The Alternative Agenda: Midterms; Falling VC Investments; Countdown to Cancun

U.S. Midterms Tomorrow, America heads back to the polls. Predictions have confidently called a Republican takeover of the House and for Democrats to maintain a thin� Senate majority.� A Republican win tomorrow will of course deflates Obama’s once ambitious alternative energy agenda, at least until 2012. Over the summer, Democrats floated the idea of passing…

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