General Electric has beefed up its solar portfolio thanks to a significant strategic investment in eSolar, the solar thermal developer backed by Bill Gross’s Idealab. Yesterday, GE said it would invest $40 million in eSolar, further strengthening an existing strategic agreement for GE to […]
Serial entrepreneur Bill Gross recently spoke with Henry Blodget, executive editor of the Business Insider, about one of his renewable energy venture, eSolar, the innovative developer of concentrated solar thermal power technology. Gross says solar thermal technology is close to becoming price competitive with […]
Just to be clear, GER is not on this list. Neat badge though! Ever since the untimely and inexplicable demise of WSJ.com’s Environmental Capital, the Journal has only been dipping the occasional timid toe into the cleantech waters. Now they’re back with a […]
eSolar, a developer of concentrated solar thermal power technology, and Germany’s Ferrostaal are planning to jointly develop CSP power plants across the global sunbelt, including Spain, the United Arab Emirates, and South Africa.
eSolar,?a developer of concentrated solar thermal power technology, and Germany?s?Ferrostaal are planning to jointly develop CSP power plants?across the global sunbelt, including Spain, the United Arab Emirates, and South Africa.
Green Energy Reporter’s ranking of the top ten players in green energy for the month of January is out! Taking the lead for the January ranking are British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and his Energy and Climate Change Secretary Ed Miliband (#2 last month). These […]
eSolar and Chinese-owned Penglai Electric announced over the weekend a licensing agreement to build 2 gigawatts of solar thermal power plants in China over 10 years. (Hat tip: earth2tech) The project will be China’s largest concentrated solar power (CSP) installation, with installation of […]
Google says that it is considering directly investing in renewable energy projects, and specifically in power plants. At a gathering of energy executive last night in San Francisco, Dan Reicher, director of climate change and energy initiatives at Google, said the company is […]