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<img src="http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0005/9915/59915v2-max-250x250.png" class="shot2"></img> <a href="http://www.total.com/" title="Total homepage" target="_blank">Total</a>, the

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More Funding, Fewer Deals For Cleantech In Q1 2011, Solar Dominates And Storage Rises

According to a report out today from <a href="https://www.fis.dowjones.com/WebBlogs.aspx?aid=DJFVW00020110502e7520008f&ProductIDFromApplication=&r=wsjblog&s=djfvw" title="Dow Jones" target

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<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/12/solar-crystalline-panels.jpg"> The <a href="http://www.nrel.gov/">National Renewable Energy Labratory</a> (NREL) recently tested thin-film so

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<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/lyndonrive.jpg?w=300" class="shot2" /></img> Solar City, a company that designs, installs, and leases out solar power systems to home and bus