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Julian Spector

Julian Spector

Julian reports on the rise of clean energy. He worked at Greentech Media for nearly five years, and before that he reported for CityLab at The Atlantic.

Julian Spector

Newsletter: Solar sets sail...literally

Sing to me of the ship, Muse, the ship of solar powers... One of the more frequent questions I get upon identifying myself as a clean energy journalist is: "When do we get cool electric ships?" Now we have a link for that: my feature on the French research vessel

Newsletter: Solar sets sail...literally
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Video: Yes, you can sail around the world on solar power

The French research ship Energy Observer proves the concept. But shipping remains a decarbonization challenge.

Video: Yes, you can sail around the world on solar power
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Newsletter: Showdown in Arizona

Arizona has managed to make utility regulation into a spectator sport.

Newsletter: Showdown in Arizona
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Newsletter: 'A New Hope' for solar equity

A force awakens at the Department of Energy: the power of Star Wars puns to promote equity and inclusion in the solar workforce.

Newsletter: 'A New Hope' for solar equity
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Newsletter: Rooftop solar leader Sunrun hits the accelerator

If you want to gauge the health of the solar industry, you could do worse than checking on its leading practitioners.

Newsletter: Rooftop solar leader Sunrun hits the accelerator
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Newsletter: Don't bet against solar cost declines

The DOE is back with an update to its wildly successful solar cost challenge.

Newsletter: Don't bet against solar cost declines
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Newsletter: Like a solar roof, but it actually exists

Plus: Carbon spotting in space, geothermal heating up, and big bets on batteries.

Newsletter: Like a solar roof, but it actually exists
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BMW, Ford bet $130M on Solid Power's advanced batteries for electric vehicles

Carmakers are racing to secure next-gen batteries to improve EV range and safety.

BMW, Ford bet $130M on Solid Power's advanced batteries for electric vehicles
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Solar and AC and big banks, oh my!

Today's top stories from Canary Media.

Solar and AC and big banks, oh my!
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Have you heard about the Green New Steel?

Our lives are built on things we never think about.

Have you heard about the Green New Steel?