Solar One’s $$$: Acciona Energy has closed on a $266 million project for Nevada Solar Ones’ 64 megawatt Concentrated Solar Power Plant—United Press International.
Virtualization’s Hot: Desktone gets $17M in first-round funding as VMWare’s IPO looms—The Alarm Clock.
Pepsi Goes Green: Pepsi’s soda bottlers are buying nearly 629 million kilowatt-hours of green power per year, in the form of certificates that will subsidize the development of renewable energy sources—Reuters.
Solar Pink: Ohio State University researchers have developed new pink solar cells that can be developed at a quarter of the cost of commercially available silicon-based solar cells. The catch? The cells are only half as efficient—ScienceDaily.com.