The Daily Sprout

Utilities Need Tech Investment To Save $$$: The Electric Power Research Institute put out a report that says without investment in new technology utilities could spend up to $1.8 trillion to reduce emissions significantly by 2050 — GreenBiz.

Japan Sees Solar, Pollution Up: Japanese solar cell makers will likely get a boost in sales as the government tries to reduce air pollution — Renewable Energy Access.

SunPower Nabs Norson: SunPower will purchase silicon in ingot and potentially wafer form from NorSun — SolarBuzz.

Crush of Climate Change Reports: Joel Makower has a nice roundup of this year’s numerous climate change reports — Joel Makower.

BAE All You Can Be: BAE Systems showed off hybrid-electric technology for ground combat vehicles for the US Army’s Future Combat Systems (FCS) program — GreenCarCongress.