Green Chip Stocks

Green Chip Stocks Index:

ABB (ABB) - 22.97 -0.04

Canadian Solar (CSIQ) - 37.85 ↑ 0.25

Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) - 654.58 -1.52

Daqo New Energy (DQ) - 40.19 ↑ 1.11

First Solar (FSLR) - 67.75 ↑ 0.58

General Electric (GE) - 26.02 -0.06

Hannon Armstrong (HASI) - 13.92 -0.15

Hanwha SolarOne (HSOL) - 2.43 -0.02

iPatch DJ-UBS Coffee ETN (JO) - 33.95 ↑ 0.16

iPath Pure Beta Coffee ETN (CAFE) - 22.44 ↑ 0.30

JA Solar (JASO) - 9.67 ↑ 0.04

Maxwell Technologies (MXWL) - 8.81 ↑ 0.10

NRG, Inc. (NRG) - 30.76 -0.19

NRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) - 48.74 -0.33

Ormat (ORA) - 27.11 -0.63

Pattern Energy Group (PEGI) - 30.56 ↑ 0.21

SolarCity (SCTY) - 60.40 -0.44

SunEdison (SUNE) - 19.30 -0.20

SunPower (SPWR) - 35.16 ↑ 0.24

TerraForm Power (TERP) - 28.98 ↑ 0.45

Tesla (TSLA) - 250.41 ↑ 0.38

TransAlta Renewables, Inc. (RNW) - 11.34 ↑ 0.00

Trina Solar (TSL) - 13.65 -0.03

U.S. Geothermal (HTM) - 0.55 -0.02

Whole Foods Market (WFM) - 38.14 -0.67

Yingli Green Energy (YGE) - 3.46 ↑ 0.03

Solar Installations Booming

Modern Energy Roundup - December 11, 2012

By Jeff Siegel   

Solar Installations Booming

According to a new report, 684 megawatts of solar panels were installed in the US during the third quarter. This is 44 percent more than Q3 of last year. And solar installations in the current quarter may nearly double from Q3 to 1,200 megawatts. This would represent the most installations ever in a three-month period. The U.S. Now has more than 6.4 gigawatts of installed solar electric capacity, or enough to power more than one million average American households. You can read more here.

Shell Goes Solar

Royal Dutch Shell, along with three venture capital firms, is pumping $26 million into GlassPoint Solar – a California solar startup that uses the sun to heat water and create steam for enhanced oil recovery. Most of these operations burn natural gas to create steam, but GlassPoint claims its technology is cheaper. You can read more about that here.

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