15 Aug '11, 3pm

First Takes: China's Solar Power Growth, Greener Syringes, and More...

First Takes: China's Solar Power Growth, Greener Syringes, and More...

• China Continues Focus on Solar Power: By the end of this year, China will have 2 gigawatts of solar capacity, and by 2015 solar energy will reach price parity with coal-generated electricity, Reuters reports . The country, which has long been the largest manufacturer of solar technology, has lately stepped up its efforts to plug it in domestically as well as exporting it abroad. • Fleet Owners, Shippers, Manufacturers Support New Truck Fuel Rules: Despite the predictable complaining that the White House's new fuel economy rules for heavy trucks will kill the economy , the owners and main users of those trucks are applauding the rules. The Heavy Duty Fuel Efficiency Leadership Group, an industry group whose members include Con-Way, Cummins, Eaton, FedEx and Waste Management, last week applauded the adoption of the new rules . And Alcoa today is practically salivating over...

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First Takes: GE, Other Global Giants Take on World's Water Woes, and More

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greenbiz.com 16 Aug '11, 3pm

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China Provides Solar Incentives Nationwide

China Provides Solar Incentives Nationwide

cleantechnica.com 15 Aug '11, 5pm

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Bill McDonough on the Joy of Growth

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China's premier-in-waiting to visit Hong Kong

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channelnewsasia.com 15 Aug '11, 10pm

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