Nanotubes Yield Blackest Material, But Potential for Solar?: Researchers at RPI and Rice have developed a nanotube material that absorbs more light than any other material on earth, catching the attention of solar companies looking to improve their efficiency – Cleantech Media.
Cool Heat Map Shows Off Californian Solar: We do love a good map, and the folks at Cooler Earth have taken data from the California Energy Commission to map the growth of solar capacity – The Gist, via Treehugger.
PHEVs – “Tailpipes vs. Smokestacks”: A new study compares the carbon emissions of plug-in hybrids charging off of different electricity sources including coal, gas, nuclear and wind – MIT Technology Review.
Chat With Coskata Veep Tomorrow: Coskata Chief Marketing Officer and VP Wes Bolsen will be online tomorrow from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. EST to chat about Coskata’s partnership with GM and their process of making ethanol – GM.