Sleeping Giant

It’s The Chinese, Stupid

August 26, 2011 by Teryn Norris

It’s time to take off the kids’ gloves in the energy debate. For the last five years, clean-tech advocates have extolled the potential benefits of a clean energy economy. You know the drill: millions of new jobs; freedom from oil; better technologies and cleaner air.[read more]

The Coming Cleantech Crash

July 11, 2011 by Devon Swezey

The global clean energy industry is set for a major crash. The reason is simple. Clean energy is still much more expensive and less reliable than coal or gas, and in an era of heightened budget austerity the subsidies required to make clean energy artificially cheaper are becoming unsustainable. Clean tech crashes are nothing new. The U....[read more]