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An Energy Eclipse
An Energy Eclipse
The Sun Finally Sets on a Solar Giant

SunEdison filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy yesterday, capitulating to mounting debts accrued during a period of rapid growth.

An Energy Eclipse
What This Solar Leader’s Struggles Say About the Industry

A former renewables rising star is plodding towards bankruptcy. The state of U.S. solar is looking quite shaky.

An Energy Eclipse
Solar Struggles Around the World

From the Mojave Desert to sunny Spain, solar producers are struggling to keep the lights on.

An Energy Eclipse
Another Sign of Solar’s Shaky State

U.S.-based SunEdison’s stock has tumbled over the past seven months. Clearly, not all is well in the solar industry.

An Energy Eclipse
German Solar Stutters Once Subsidies Dry Up

German solar installations dropped 41 percent this year, after Berlin cut its generous subsidies for producers. This isn’t the sign of a competitive energy source.

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The Inauguration

As Donald Trump takes the oath, an essay on the historical forces that have shaped this moment by Walter Russell Mead.


Clearly a lot of frustration for the outgoing American President has been stored up in the Russian psyche.

the roots of populism

If the term “intellectual” only encompasses thinkers on the Left, then it is only natural that right-wing populists would turn it into a slur.

Rebuilding America

Paul Ryan will target $40 in private investment for every $1 his caucus approves in infrastructure spending.

Violence in Myanmar

Many of Myanmar’s long-suffering Rohingyas are now turning to internationally funded Islamist insurgents to resist the government.

The Shale Rebound

Texas’s Permian Basin has been called “the crown jewel of the world’s oil and gas industry.”

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