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Tesla Motors' (NASDAQ: TSLA) goal is to accelerate the world's transition to electric mobility with a full range of increasingly affordable electric cars. California-based Tesla designs and manufactures EVs, as well as EV powertrain components for industry partners. Tesla has delivered over 15,000 electric vehicles to customers in 31 countries.

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China Will Face Most Scrutiny at COP21 Thanks to Ambitious Emissions Targets, says GlobalData
LONDON, UK - December 1, 2015 ( stocks newswire) The United Nations' 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21), running in Paris from November 30 to December 11, 2015, will see China come under particular scrutiny, as the country is likely to propose CO2 emissions reduction targets that others view as unrealistic

Electric Car News: Kandi Technologies (Nasdaq GS: KNDI) to Launch Micro Public Transportation Program in Haikou
Jinhua, China - December 1, 2015 (Newsfile Corp.) ( renewable energy stocks newswire) Kandi Technologies Group, Inc. (Nasdaq GS: KNDI) (the "Company" or "Kandi"), today announced that Kandi Electric Vehicles Group Co., Ltd. (the "JV Company", a 50/50 Joint Venture between Kandi and Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd.) plans to deliver 2,000 Kandi Brand pure electric vehicles ("EV"s) to ZuoZhongYou (Hainan) Electric Vehicle Service Co., Ltd. ("ZZY-Hainan") to launch the Micro Public Transportation ("MPT") Program in Haikou.

EPA's Final Rule A Step Forward for Ethanol
Washington - November 30, 2015 ( renewable energy stocks newswire) The following is a statement from Maryland farmer Chip Bowling, president of the National Corn Growers Association, in response to today's announcement by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) of the renewable volume obligations under the Renewable Fuel Standard.

Grumet: Gates Energy Investment Plan Can Help Bridge Gaps
Washington, D.C. - November 30, 2015 ( renewable energy stocks newswire) Bipartisan Policy Center President Jason Grumet today made the following statement in support of Bill Gates' announcement of an international energy research and development investment fund

Morgan Stanley and Wells Fargo Cut Coal Financing, Join Growing Movement by Banks in U.S. and Europe
SAN FRANCISCO - November 30, 2015 ( mining stocks newswire) Today, Morgan Stanley and Wells Fargo released new commitments to cut financing for the global coal industry.

Worldwatch Institute at UN Climate Change Negotiations
Washington, D.C. - November 30, 2015 ( newswire) Worldwatch will contribute to the 21st Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP21) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) starting in Paris

Why Scientists Disagree about Global Warming
November 30, 2015 ( newswire) Today, on the first day of the United Nations' twenty-first conference of the parties (COP-21) taking place in Paris, a new book emphatically rejects claims of a "scientific consensus" on the causes and consequences of climate change.

Without strong commitment at UN climate talks, B.C. won't regain leadership status
Vancouver - November 30, 2015 ( newswire) Three days before the United Nations climate conference begins in Paris, France, British Columbia has yet to announce climate commitments.

Alberta launches next phase of Canadian climate action demonstrating strong provincial leadership
VANCOUVER - November 23, 2015 ( newswire) Alberta's comprehensive strategy to phase out coal power, ramp up renewable energy, put a price on carbon pollution and limit emissions from oil sands demonstrates that provinces can take strong, determined leadership on climate change, even those with economies traditionally linked to fossil fuel development.

Kandi Technologies (NASDAQ GS: KNDI) to Deliver Up to 3,000 Kandi Global Hawk K17 Units to Micro Public Transportation Program in Nanjing
Jinhua, China - November 23, 2015 (Newsfile Corp.) ( renewable energy stocks newswire) Kandi Technologies Group, Inc. (NASDAQ GS: KNDI) (the "Company" or "Kandi"), today announced that Kandi Electric Vehicles Group Co., Ltd. (the "JV Company", a 50/50 Joint Venture between Kandi and Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd.) signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Nanjing Bustil Technology Co., Ltd. ("Nanjing Bustil") and its related subsidiaries for the sale of up to 3,000 Kandi K17 pure electric vehicles ("EVs") with the "Global Hawk" trademark to the Micro Public Transportation ("MPT") program in Nanjing. The initial delivery of 500 Kandi Global Hawk K17 units is expected to be completed by the end of 2015.

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3Power Energy Group ( OTC:PSPW ) is a cutting-edge sustainable energy utility company, focused on global wind, solar and hydro solutions. 3Power plans to provide its clients with green power on a utility scale, from secure and reliable renewable energy sources built, owned and operated by the Group.

7C Solarparken AG ( XETRA:HRPK.DE ; Frankfurt:HRPK.F ) designs and constructs turnkey solar energy facilities for private, municipal, industrial, and commercial customers. The company also operates various solar power plants with a total capacity of 26 MWp in Germany and Italy. In addition, it provides a range of services, such as technical support, remote monitoring, inspection and maintenance, troubleshooting and repairs, reporting, data archiving, and advice and support services for the operation, monitoring, and maintenance of solar power systems. The company was formerly known as COLEXON Energy AG and changed its name to 7C Solarparken AG in January 2015

Abengoa ( NasdaqGS:ABGB ; MCE:ABG.MC ) applies innovative technology solutions for sustainability in the energy and environment sectors, generating electricity from renewable resources, converting biomass into biofuels and producing drinking water from sea water. Solar Energy

Acciona SA ( OTC:ACXIF ; MCE:ANA.MC ) is one of the foremost Spanish business corporations, leader in the development and management of infrastructure, renewable energy, water and services. Acciona is a major player in the renewable energy market, with a strong presence in over 20 countries on five continents. The company works exclusively with renewable energy, specifically in five of them -- wind, solar PV,solar thermal, hydro and biomass.

ACT Aurora Control Technologies Corp. ( TSX:ACU.V ) develops, manufactures and markets inline measurement systems for the photovoltaic industry. Headquartered in North Vancouver, Canada, and founded by experienced leaders in process measurement, semiconductor manufacturing and industrial automation, the Company's inline, real-time measurement and control products provide photovoltaic cell manufacturers with the means to lower production costs and increase profitability.

Advanced Energy Industries, Inc . ( NasdaqGS:AEIS ) is a global leader in innovative power and control technologies for high-growth, precision power conversion solutions. Advanced Energy is headquartered in Fort Collins, Colorado, with dedicated support and service locations around the world. Advanced Energy is a global leader in reliable power conversion solutions used in thin-film plasma manufacturing processes and solar energy generation.

AIXTRON AG ( NasdaqGS:AIXG ) is a provider of deposition equipment to the semiconductor and compound-semiconductor industry. The Company's technology solutions are used by a diverse range of customers to build advanced components for electronic and opto-electronic applications based on compound, silicon, or organic semiconductor materials. t AIXTRON, we combine expertise and innovation required to develop highly complex technologies. With the most productive MOCVD systems in the world, we are enabling future applications, such as the LEDs, power electronics, and photovoltaic materials.

AMEC Foster Wheeler plc ( LSE:AMEC.L ) provides consultancy, engineering, and project management services to the oil and gas, mining, clean energy, and environment and infrastructure markets worldwide. The company offers engineering, procurement, and construction solutions on wind, solar, biomass, and biofuel projects, as well as engages in the design and supply of combustion and steam generation equipment. It also provides mining consultancy services, including ore resource estimation, and mine planning and feasibility studies; and design, project, and construction management services. In addition, the company offers consulting, engineering, and project management services in the areas of water, transportation and infrastructure, government services, and industrial sectors. It serves oil companies, chemical companies, utility companies, and government bodies. The company was formerly known as AMEC plc

Amtech Systems, Inc.. ( NASDAQGS:ASYS ) is a global supplier of advanced thermal processing equipment to the solar, semiconductor / electronics, and LED manufacturing markets. Amtech's equipment includes diffusion, ALD and PECVD systems, ion implanters, and solder reflow systems. Amtech also supplies wafer handling automation and polishing equipment and related consumable products. The Company's wafer handling, thermal processing and consumable products currently address the diffusion, oxidation, and deposition steps used in the fabrication of solar cells, LEDs, semiconductors, MEMS, printed circuit boards, semiconductor packaging, and the polishing of newly sliced sapphire and silicon wafers.

Andalay Solar, Inc. ( OTC:WEST ) Founded in 2001, the Company is a designer and manufacturer of integrated solar power systems. The Company has been a pioneer in the concept of integrating the racking, wiring and grounding directly into a solar panel. The Company's AC solar panel reduces the number of components for a rooftop solar installation by approximately 80% and lowers labor costs by approximately 50%. This AC panel, which won the 2009 Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Award, has become the industry's most widely installed AC solar panel. The Company currently sells its new generation "Instant Connect®" products in both AC and DC format which provide the best combination of safety, performance and reliability.

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DB NASDAQ OMX® Clean Tech Index (DBCC). The index is an accurate, real-time representation of the global clean technology sector with exposure to clean energy, energy efficiency, transport, waste management and water companies. This is the first clean technology index co-branded by a global exchange company and a global bank.

The index is comprised of 119 companies identified by DBCCA from a global universe of ~4,000, each with at least a third of revenues derived from clean technology within investable geographies and exchanges identified by NASDAQ OMX.

  • Ardour Global Index is a capitalization-weighted, float adjusted index of 81 of the most prominent alternative energy stocks in the world.
  • Ardour Solar Energy IndexSM (SOLRX) is a rules-based, modified global-capitalization-weighted, float-adjusted index intended to give investors an efficient means of tracking the overall performance of a global universe of listed companies engaged in the solar industry. The Index is weighted based on the market capitalization of each of the component stocks, modified to conform to various asset diversification requirements, which are applied in conjunction with the scheduled quarterly adjustments to the Index. Index values are calculated on both a price-only and total-return basis.
  • Australian SAM Sustainability Index (AuSSI) tracks the performance of Australia's Sustainability leaders. The index comprises the leading third in terms of economic, environmental and social criteria out of a universe of close to 200 Australian companies.
  • Camino Energy maintains a global database of publicly-traded sustainable energy businesses. Its PurePlaytm Indices have been developed to focus on companies pursuing specific business activities in the sector. Current index coverage includes Solar, Renewable Electricity, Biofuels, and Fuel Cells".
  • Cleantech Index: (AMEX: ^CTIUS) The leading global index of publicly traded cleantech companies. The Cleantech Index® is the first, and only, stock market index intended to reflect the surging demand for clean technology products and services. By tracking the market performance of leading publicly traded cleantech companies around the world, CTIUS has become the industry standard index underlying a growing range of financial products, such as exchange traded funds.
  • DAXglobal Alternative Energy Index
  • Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes are a cooperation of Dow Jones Indexes, STOXX Limited and SAM Group. By bringing together the expertise of two leading index providers and the world-renowned pioneer in sustainability investing, the DJSI family rests on a strong foundation to meet the growing market demand for professional, objective and reliable sustainability benchmarks.
  • Earth Index™: Forty public companies trading on US exchanges that deliver solutions to environmental pollution. Earth Index™
  • First Trust ISE Global Wind Energy Index Fund (FAN) is an exchange-traded fund. The investment objective of the Fund is to seek investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield, before the Fund's fees and expenses, of an equity index called the ISE Global Wind Energy Index.
  • Jefferies Global Clean Technology Composite IndexSM - Includes companies providing products and services related to solar, wind, fuel cells, microturbines, battery technology, biofuels and other alternative solutions.
  • Ludlow Alternative Energy Index tracks some of the top alternative energy stocks. The Index provides both institutional and individual investors a tool for tracking the day to day performance of the alternative energy sector in a diversified basket. The index is designed for investors who have a long-term bullish outlook on alternative energy, and may be seeking a diversified portfolio within the sector. The Ludlow Alternative Energy Index is owned and operated by Ludlow Energy Fund. Ludlow Energy SmallCap Index
  • Merriman Curhan Ford & Co. Next-Generation Energy (NGE) Indexsm (NYSE-Arca: NGE.X) tracks the top 30 small- and mid-cap U.S.-listed companies leading the important advances in the development and commercialization of five key NGE technology areas: fuel cells, solar power, alternative fuels, energy storage and other supporting technologies.
  • NASDAQ Clean Edge U.S. Index - designed to track the performance of clean-energy companies that are publicly traded in the U.S. including companies engaged in the manufacturing, development, distribution, and installation of emerging clean-energy technologies such as solar photovoltaics, biofuels, and advanced batteries. The index is calculated and disseminated on a price return basis (NASDAQ: CLEN) and a total return basis (NASDAQ: CLNX)
  • NASDAQ OMX(r) Clean Edge(r) Global Wind Energy Index is amodified market-capitalization index and includes companies that areprimarily manufacturers, developers, distributors, installers, andusers of energy derived from wind sources
  • SeaCrest Global Clean Energy Index is a market capitalization weighted equity index designed to serve as an equity benchmark for global stocks traded on a major US stock exchange, which are principally engaged in the following sectors: bio-energy, clean power, energy efficiency, energy management, fuel cells, solar power, water management and wind power.
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  • Alternative Energy Index
  • The Cleantech Index™ (CTIUS) includes US publicly traded "clean" technology companies that offer a diverse range of products, services, and processes designed to improve productivity and efficiency, while reducing environmental impact. The CTIUS includes nine sectors that span industries such as alternative energy, water resources and purification, advanced materials, and logistics. All of the companies in the CTIUS are listed on the New York Stock Exchange, Nasdaq, or the American Stock Exchange
  • The ISE Global Wind Energy Index (GWE) provides a benchmark for investors interested in tracking public companies that are active in the wind energy industry based on analysis of those companies' products and services.
  • The Impax ET50 Index (ET50) is a performance-tracking index dedicated solely to publicly quoted companies that have core businesses in the development and operation of environmental technologies.
  • The KLD Global Climate 100SM Index (GC 100) is a specialty index designed to promote investment in public companies whose activities demonstrate the greatest potential for mitigating immediate and long-term causes of climate change. KLD, in partnership with the Global Energy Network Institute (GENI), created the Index in response to growing demand from institutions and individuals for investment strategies that address global warming.
  • The Renaissance Green IPO Index - performance of newly public companies whose products and services offer solutions to environmental problems.
  • The WilderHill Clean Energy Index (AMEX:ECO) is a modified equal dollar weighted index comprised of publicly traded companies whose business's stand to benefit substantially from societal transition toward the use of cleaner energy and conservation.
  • The RENIXX® (Renewable Energy Industrial Index) - World is the first global stock index, which comprises the performance of the world's 30 largest companies of the renewable energy industry whose weighting in the index is based on the market capitalization (free float).
  • The WilderHill New Energy Global Innovation Index (NEX) in order to track companies in clean energy worldwide, that are based mainly outside of the United States.
  • The WilderHill® Progressive Energy Index (WHPRO) contains companies that can serve as an energy bridge improving near-term use of fossil fuel resources by progressively reducing carbon and other pollution.
  • Distributed Energy Financial Group LLC - Distributed Energy Stock Index (DESI) focusing on the distributed energy and technology industry - DESI Quarterly Report
  • DEFG's Distributed Energy Stock Index (DESI) Reaches New High, Up 5.5% in Q3 - The Distributed Energy Financial Group LLC (DEFG,, a specialized consulting and financial services firm focused on the energy technology sector, released Q3 results today of the Distributed Energy Stock Index (DESI, pronounced Deh-Zee), an index of 42 publicly traded companies in the alternative energy space. Distributed Energy Financial Group LLC - Distributed Energy Stock Index (DESI) focusing on the distributed energy and technology industry - DESI Quarterly Report

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