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Google Hearts Renewables: The Googlers have the largest corporate installation of solar around, but they want more renewables and intend to generate 50 megawatts of electricity from clean sources by 2012 — CNET. Power Plant Mercury Under Fire: “In 2005, about 500 electricity-generating power plants emitted […]

Google Hearts Renewables: The Googlers have the largest corporate installation of solar around, but they want more renewables and intend to generate 50 megawatts of electricity from clean sources by 2012 — CNET.

Power Plant Mercury Under Fire: “In 2005, about 500 electricity-generating power plants emitted 48.3 tons of mercury.” Another reason to try to cut back coal — USA Today.

Making Lead Acid Batteries More Efficient: Firefly Energy is using graphite foam to recharge the traditional lead acid battery — CNET Crave.

South Dakota to Get World’s Largest Wind Farm: Clipper Windpower is building enough wind capacity in South Dakota to produce up to 6,000 megawatts of electricity! — Seattle PI.

Duke Energy Buying Into Solar?: Duke is looking to acquire a solar project development company according to Clean Technology Investor — CNN Money.

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