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Puerto Rico dam fails, evacuations begin
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Lithium From A Surprising Source (Infographic)
CleanTechnica • Andrea Bertoli
Officials in powerless Puerto Rico struggle to communicate with residents as dam failure looms
Toronto Star • Danica Coto, The
Tesla Wants to Turn Superchargers Into Full-Service Convenience Stores
Fortune Magazine • David Z. Morris
According to the SpaceX Co-Founder, This Is Why Elon Musk Is Wildly Successful
Inc. • Tom Popomaronis
EV Range Anxiety May Be a Thing of the Past
Fool.com: The Motley Fool • Travis Hoium
I Took a Leaf From Apple’s Tree Or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love Solar Power
9to5Mac • Oliver Thomas
Why Energy Storage Will Be a Boon for Residential Solar Installers
Fool.com: The Motley Fool • Travis Hoium
Constructing A Successful Long-Term Dividend Growth Portfolio: Step 4 - Raising The Roof
Seeking Alpha • Stan Stafford
Tens of Thousands Flee for Safety as Dam Fails in Puerto Rico
Common Dreams • Jon
 
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Puerto Rico dam fails, evacuations begin
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CNN — All people living near the Guajataca River in northwest Puerto Rico should evacuate immediately because of an "imminent dam break," the National Weather Service in San Juan said Friday afternoon. "All Areas surrounding the Guajataca River should evacuate NOW. Their...
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Auto Industry, Cleantech
Lithium From A Surprising Source (Infographic)
CleanTechnicaAndrea Bertoli
Lithium is one of the central elements of the massive transition to electric cars that is just beginning. Lithium-ion batteries, after all, are basically what enabled this 21st century resurrection of the electric car. There’s no shortage of articles and opinions out...
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Hydropower, Mobile Phones
Officials in powerless Puerto Rico struggle to communicate with residents as dam failure looms
Toronto StarDanica Coto, The
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO—Puerto Rican officials could not communicate with more than half the towns in the U.S. territory as they rushed to evacuate tens of thousands of people downstream of a failing dam and the massive scale of the disaster wrought...
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Auto Industry, Electric Vehicles
Tesla Wants to Turn Superchargers Into Full-Service Convenience Stores
Fortune MagazineDavid Z. Morris
This Sunday at the FSTEC restaurant-technology conference, Tesla CTO J.B. Straubel suggested the electric carmaker could be branching out into a new business: convenience stores. During the talk, as reported by Restaurant Business, Straubel explained that long-distance Tesla drivers typically spend 20...
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Renewable Energy
According to the SpaceX Co-Founder, This Is Why Elon Musk Is Wildly Successful
Inc.Tom Popomaronis
With businesses that focus on clean energy, electric, self-driving cars and launching into outer space, Elon Musk is on the innovation scoreboard in a big way, and often leading it. But according to a Quora response from his SpaceX co-founder, Jim Cantrell,...
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Auto Industry, Electric Vehicles
EV Range Anxiety May Be a Thing of the Past
Fool.com: The Motley FoolTravis Hoium
When electric vehicles like General Motors' (NYSE:GM) Chevy Volt and the Nissan Leaf came on the scene about a decade ago, the biggest challenge for EVs was driving range. GM and others answered that question by including a gasoline motor, but in...
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Apple Inc, Net Metering
I Took a Leaf From Apple’s Tree Or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love Solar Power
9to5MacOliver Thomas
Having been impressed with Apple’s investment in renewable energy over the recent years, this summer I decided to see if I could follow their example and power my Apple devices entirely from solar power. Considering the 1 billion+ iOS devices in usage...
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Distributed Generation, Electricity Markets
Why Energy Storage Will Be a Boon for Residential Solar Installers
Fool.com: The Motley FoolTravis Hoium
Net metering was a key factor in driving the residential solar market to where it is today, but its days are likely numbered across the U.S. Utilities nationwide are having success at convincing state regulators that they shouldn't have to credit homeowners...
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DTE Energy, Duke Energy Corp
Constructing A Successful Long-Term Dividend Growth Portfolio: Step 4 - Raising The Roof
Seeking AlphaStan Stafford
Summary This series of articles details steps that I believe can lead to a construction of a successful long-term dividend growth portfolio. In the first three articles of this series, I discussed building a strong foundation, adding utility stocks, and forging a...
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Climate Change, Hydropower
Tens of Thousands Flee for Safety as Dam Fails in Puerto Rico
Common DreamsJon
A dam failure in Puerto Rico has sent tens of thousands of people fleeing the rushing waters that are threatening downstream communities in the wake of torrential rains unleashed by Hurricane Maria. Fears had grown overnight and evacuations had begun, but footage...
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