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Criminal Conviction in Trade Secret Theft of the Wind

While many people focused on the tariffs of 30% imposed by the United States on imported solar photovoltaic cells and modules last week, most missed the larger renewable energy news story that after an 11 day trial, last Wednesday a … Continue reading

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Sinovel Wind Turbine Case Heads to Trial

The Wall Street Journal reported today that the Wisconsin trade secrets case of United States v. Sinovel Wind Group Co. is scheduled to begin trial this week. The criminal case highlights the growing problem of intellectual property theft by state-sponsored organizations in … Continue reading

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Kansas Wind Update – Kansas Supreme Court Issues Ruling in Zimmerman v. Wabaunsee County

After a wait of nearly 18 months, the Kansas Supreme Court on Friday issued a much anticipated ruling on a case involving a number of key issued for wind developers. The case, Zimmerman v. Board of County Commissioners of Wabaunsee … Continue reading

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A Change In The Wind For Google?

Google might not fare so well in the recent appeal before the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit brought by Rosetta Stone, the internationally-known language learning company. In Rosetta Stone Ltd. v. Google Inc., the Fourth Circuit considered … Continue reading

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Origins of Wind Power: Mr. Brush's Windmill Dynamo

Every once in a while, I stumble across something so good that I have to share it with you all. Here's the back-story. I've always been fascinated with the concept of first-movers. It takes a peculiar mix of genius, foresight … Continue reading

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