31 Oct '11, 4pm

On Our Radar: Another Energy Bankuptcy: The failure of Beacon Power, which received a federal loan guarantee, co...

Associated Press A flywheel system for storing energy at Beacon Power in Tyngsboro, Mass. Beacon Power, a Massachusetts company that received a $43 million federal loan guarantee, has filed for bankruptcy . The failure of the company, which develops energy storage systems, is likely to add to criticism of the federal government’s green energy initiatives. [The Hill] A study by a French institute says the discharge of radioactive material into the ocean from the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant was the largest in history. [Bloomberg News] The Supreme Court declines to hear arguments on a challenge to federal water-allocation rules intended to save a small fish in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. {Central Valley Business Times] Arguing that most Halloween costumes end up in a landfill and that some include toxic materials, environmental advocates urge parents to crea...

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green.blogs.nytimes.com 31 Oct '11, 4pm

Associated Press A flywheel system for storing energy at Beacon Power in Tyngsboro, Mass. Beacon Power, a Massachusetts co...

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greentechmedia.com 31 Oct '11, 5am

Energy storage company Beacon Power filed for bankruptcy protection on Sunday, according to news reports . It’s the second...

Beacon Power’s Bankruptcy Autopsy: The news coverage of energy storage company Beacon Power’s bankruptcy has f...

Beacon Power’s Bankruptcy Autopsy: The news cov...

greentechmedia.com 31 Oct '11, 11pm

The news coverage of energy storage company Beacon Power’s bankruptcy has focused on the $43 million loan it got from the ...

Second DOE Loan Recipient Files for Bankruptcy

Second DOE Loan Recipient Files for Bankruptcy

renewableenergyworld.com 31 Oct '11, 4pm

Beacon Power, like Solyndra, was one of the first loans to close under the Department of Energy’s 1705 loan guarantee prog...

Second DOE Loan Recipient Files for Bankruptcy via @reworld

Second DOE Loan Recipient Files for Bankruptcy ...

renewableenergyworld.com 31 Oct '11, 4pm

Beacon Power, like Solyndra, was one of the first loans to close under the Department of Energy’s 1705 loan guarantee prog...

Boehner: Energy Subsidies “Wrong” (& Can I Plea...

cleantechnica.com 28 Oct '11, 11pm

Another fine article Zach! One can’t blame a representative asking for and legislating for money for their home state, aft...

Trick and Treat: Energy loans under review, as ...

altenergystocks.com 31 Oct '11, 5pm

The Obama Administration got tricked, and handed out some bad energy loan candy. Turns out that the Washington press corps...

Another Video #green

greenbuildingadvisor.com 05 Nov '11, 4pm

I recently stumbled on this video..... No snappy vests... but still a very interesting perspective from Ireland nice mock-...

On Our Radar: 'Living Fossil' Is Younger Than Thought

On Our Radar: 'Living Fossil' Is Younger Than T...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 21 Oct '11, 2pm

On Our Radar: ‘Living Fossil’ Is Younger Than Thought By THE NEW YORK TIMES Ken Hill Research suggests that today’s cycads...

Interior Dept. Anoints Solar Energy Sites

green.blogs.nytimes.com 28 Oct '11, 11am

The Interior Department is pressing on with its efforts to channel solar energy development into the areas with the best s...

#SolarReserve CEO Kevin Smith on federal loan guarantees and buildng the largest #CSP plant n the U.S. #energy #solar

#SolarReserve CEO Kevin Smith on federal loan g...

renewableenergymagazine.com 21 Oct '11, 7pm

The 110 MW Crescent Dunes Solar Energy Project is being built by SolarReserve, of Santa Monica, Calif., with the help of a...

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Flooding in Bangkok

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Flooding in Bangkok

green.blogs.nytimes.com 28 Oct '11, 6pm

On Our Radar: Flooding in Bangkok By THE NEW YORK TIMES Getty Images A neighborhood near the Chayo Praya River in Bangkok....

#peakoil The future of energy and the interconn...

energybulletin.net 30 Oct '11, 4pm

At present, most homes in Switzerland continue to be heated by oil, while Basel is actively promoting the connection of pr...

Alternative Energy Future on Display at R&D 100 Awards

Alternative Energy Future on Display at R&D 100...

switchboard.nrdc.org 30 Oct '11, 1pm

This is a guest post from 2011 NRDC MAP Fellow Lauren Kubiak . With policy makers tied up in largely irrelevant arguments ...