It’s the first weekend of the month folks – we made it past Thanksgiving, now it’s a countdown to Christmas. Curl up around the fireplace with our best of last week. What better way to celebrate the holiday season? Check em out:
- Google Plans to Produce a Gigawatt of Clean Energy, Cheaper Than Coal: Google’s taken on wireless and mobile, attempting to disrupt the telecom industry, can it do the same for the energy industry?
The Top 10 Most Controversial Ways to Save the Planet: Geoengineering the cleantech way.
- Tesla Gets New CEO, Delivery Date Looms: Silicon Valley’s electric car startup finally finds its new chief.
How to Stop Worrying and Learn to Love Sun-Stock Speculation: SunPower (SPWR) secured $190 million from Morgan Stanley for solar electric power installations. Evidence solar stocks are whipsawed around on the kind of mundane news that is the bread and butter of every other industry.
- Cleantech Venture Investment Hits $2.6B: U.S. venture capital firms invested $2.6 billion via 168 deals in the first three quarters of 2007. Once again it’s the “highest dollar volume ever,” exceeding the entire year of 2006.