BrightSource Energy looks abroad

BrightSource effectively has ended its pipeline of California projects.
 
Solar power might become the world's largest source of electricity by 2050 as falling costs boost installations, according to the International Energy Agency.  
 
Gary Reyes
Battery-based energy storage -- for homes, businesses and the electric grid -- is a hot new industry in Silicon Valley, driven by advances in battery chemistry and state policies designed to spur technological innovation.  
 
Green Autos
(Ng Han Guan/AP Photo)
Tesla might be most important automaker in world, analyst contends

Could Tesla Motors be the world's most important car company? Morgan Stanley Research analyst Adam Jonas makes that argument in a new report to investors.  
SOLAR
( Josie Lepe )
2014: Q&A with SunPower CEO Tom Werner, on solar's next big thing

The next big thing for the renewable energy industry is storage, says Tom Werner of SunPower, where he has been CEO for 11 years. 
Energy
(SUSAN TRIPP POLLARD)
Energy storage: The hot new thing in Silicon Valley

Battery-based energy storage — for homes, businesses and the electric grid — is a hot new industry in Silicon Valley, driven by advances in battery chemistry and state policies. California sees energy storage as one tool to better manage the electric grid, integrate a growing amount of solar and wind and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.  
BrightSource effectively has ended its pipeline of California projects.
 
 
Solar power might become the world's largest source of electricity by 2050 as falling costs boost installations, according to the International Energy Agency.  
 
Gary Reyes
Battery-based energy storage -- for homes, businesses and the electric grid -- is a hot new industry in Silicon Valley, driven by advances in battery chemistry and state policies designed to spur technological innovation.  
 
 
( Photo: Merrick Morton )
Review: 'Gone Girl' leaps successfully from page to screen

Anchored by blistering performances from Rosamund Pike as a beautiful wife who goes missing and Ben Affleck as her prime-suspect husband, 'Gone Girl' is as mesmerizing to watch as the book was to read.  
(Matt Sayles)
New 'Twilight' episodes headed to Facebook

Stephenie Meyer and Kristen Stewart will help select female directors to make new shorts about “Twilight” characters.