A new look for nuclear power

Many experts cite nuclear power as a critical component of a low-carbon energy future. Nuclear plants are steady, reliable sources of large amounts of power; they run on inexpensive and abundant fuel; and they emit no carbon dioxide (CO2). A novel nuclear power plant that will float eight or more…

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Sunrun Sprints Toward An IPO

Sunrun Inc., a San Francisco-based residential solar energy company with nearly 80,000 customers, disclosed plans for an initial public offering. The official paperwork says that Sunrun will seek to raise $100 million, but that’s likely just a placeholder figure that will later be changed. In its filing, Sunrun said that…

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