Must-Read Cleantech Stories from January 7-11, 2013

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Must-Read Cleantech Stories from January 7-11, 2013

Tech news from around the web you don't want to miss.

Storified by Jaymi Heimbuch· Fri, Jan 11 2013 06:01:10

A little from the solar gadgetry sector:
Solar snowboard charges your phone with power collected on the slopesDenis Messié In case there was still any doubt that solar is rad, the dudes at Signal Snowboard have made a snowboard equipped with solar...
#snowboard #livefastdieyoung #snow#board #photooftheday #cortina #mountain #dolomitiNoncamminomasfilo
More Solar Innovation: Stanford's Peel and Stick Flexible Application - ForbesStanford (Photo credit: giuliana_miranda) Renowned innovator and futurist Ray Kurzweil predicts that within 20 years we will have our ene...
On renewable energy and investing:
Wind Power Subsidies: The Best Use Of Taxpayers Cash? | EarthtechlingThe U.S. taxpayers are in better than $16 billion dollars now and just got hooked for another $12.1 billion more. That's $161,333 per for...
#windfarm #windturbine #sky #cloud #betterthanbrettspicturedunningm12
In India, Solar Ambitions Are Suddenly OutsizeAfter years of lagging behind China and the West in the adoption of solar power, some states in India are proposing to build solar farms ...
How Social Networks Are Fueling The Solar Boom - ForbesThis guest post was written by Ben Higgins, director of government affairs for REC Solar, a California-based solar installer. Photo credi...
Phys.Org Mobile: The Cleantech Cliff: Global venture capital investment plunged 33 percent in 2012Jan 07, Technology/Energy & Green Tech You could call it the cleantech cliff: Global clean-technology venture investment plunged to $6.46...
Grotto ! #grotto #cliff #jump #waterrebecca
There will be blood: Solar shakeout expected to slash solar makers by 70%A A Get ready for an ugly 2013 for solar makers. According to a report from IMS Research, the number of companies that make solar equipme...
First Solar In 1.5 Gigawatt Chile Deal While Google Puts $200 million Into Texas Wind - ForbesPhoto credit: Wikipedia As growth in the solar market slows in Europe and remains uncertain elsewhere, First Solar announced Wednesday th...
Crowdfunding rewrites the rules of solar financing | ZDNetSummary: In less than 24 hours this week, crowdfunding site Solar Mosaic raised more than $313,000 for four installations on affordable h...
Aecio De Franca
We want to create the NY Green Bank, leveraging public dollars w/ private sector match to spur NY’s #cleantech economy #NYSOS13 #NYJobsAndrew Cuomo
Moving toward a cleantech future:
Digital Lumens shows how factories, warehouses are embracing LEDsDigital Lumens, which sells LED lighting systems for warehouses and factories, announced on Thursday that it's raised a $10 million round...
Interactive Tool For Developing A Cleaner Energy FutureNREL just made a big announcement regarding an interactive tool it has created for developing a cleaner energy future. Here's the full an...
Innovation in the Water Sector http://j.mp/WJHqrc @isleutilities #innovation #water #cleantechCleantech Investor
Omg! It's so cute #cats #obbsession #catlady #verycute #cute #instacute #kittycat #love #fatcat #waterfaucet #cantgetoverabbee_kenney
iShack Brings Sustainable Living to South African Slums [VIDEO]Researchers at a South African University are putting a modern twist on a way of life for sub-Saharan shack dwellers. The iShack, or impr...
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