Edelman Cleantech Tracker

A news round-up of global hot topics

  • Facebook Unveils ‘Social Energy’ App – Forbes: Well hello there, Facebook users. Pardon me while I interrupt that rousing game of Trash Tycoon for just a quick moment to help spread the word about a soon-to-be-launched app — a “social energy application,” if you will — announced earlier today by the folks over at FB in partnership with mighty environmental advocacy group the Natural Resources Defense Council and Home Energy Report-pioneering startup Opower…. (more)

  • Solar industry sounds battle cry – GigaOm/Earth2Tech: This week’s gathering of the solar industry at a conference in Dallas will become a temporary central command for solar energy advocates who see an urgent need to fight back against negative portrayals of the solar sector that have resulted from Solyndra’s federal loan guarantee and bankruptcy…. (more)

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