Goldman Invests $14M In Carbon Credit Certifier: Goldman Sachs must think carbon trading is good business as it just put $14 million into APX, a Silicon Valley carbon and emission offsets certifier. VentureBeat’s got the whole scoop – VentureBeat.
Renewable Energy Bill Heading for Vote: The Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2008 (H.R. 5351), which repeals tax breaks for oil companies and gives tax incentives for renewable energy, is heading for a vote this week – Renewable Energy World.
9 Big Solar Trends: Not sure what to make of the volatile solar market? GreenTechMedia has a nine page primer to fill you in on the important trends shaping the industry – GreenTechMedia.
Plug-In Hybrids Could Pollute More: While PHEVs might reduce gasoline use, since much of the U.S. electrical grid is coal powered, when plugged in PHEVs are boosting dirty coal pollution, two reports say – USA Today.
PG&E Speaks for the Trees: Pacific Gas & Electric is working with The Conservation Fund to buy offsets for it’s ClimateSmart customers that will protect forests right here in California – PG&E.