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Will China Eat Our (Renewable) Lunch?

This past September was not a good month for the American renewable energy sector. On the 14th, American Semiconductor (NASDAQ: AMSC) of Devens, Massachusetts, filed suit against Sinovel Wind Group of Beijing, China for “illegal...
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Government, Apple in iPad joint venture

Government has entered into a joint venture with a leading global information technology company, Apple, to distribute solar-powered iPads to remote rural schools in Zimbabwe . The programme is part of efforts to reduce the...
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The Dismal New Science of Stagnationism

If the future is behind schedule, it may be because the world’s major financial institutions and venture capitalists have not been backing the right ideas. Could pessimism about progress through technology be spreading to the political Right?...
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