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  • Can Energy Startups Be Saved?

    If small companies are to survive in the highly competitive energy business, they’ll have to work with the large companies they once hoped to replace.

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  • Solar's Great Leap Forward

    Suntech CEO Zhengrong Shi made China a powerhouse in photovoltaic technology–and became a billionaire in the process. His next ambition: to make solar power as cheap as conventional electricity.

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  • Andy Grove

    The former leader of Intel wants to see more manufacturing jobs in the United States—by any means necessary.

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  • The Library of Utopia

    Google’s ambitious book-scanning program is foundering in the courts. Now a Harvard-led group is launching its own sweeping effort to put our literary heritage online. Will the Ivy League succeed where Silicon Valley failed?

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  • Searching for Biofuels' Sweet Spot

    California-based Amyris has used breakthroughs in synthetic biology to reinvent biofuels. To turn its technology into an industrial process, it has headed to the land of sugar: Brazil.

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  • The Oil Frontier

    Don’t expect the scarcity of fossil fuels to drive us toward alternative energy sources anytime soon: we’re getting smarter about finding and extracting oil.

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  • The Dirty Secret

    Better technologies exist for extracting coal, a major source of carbon dioxide emissions. The challenge is getting people to adopt them.

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  • The German Experiment

    The government sets a premium price on solar and other alternative power sources. The policy offers lessons in ways to encourage the use of renewable energy.

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