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Japan's nuclear crisis, political conflagration in the Middle East, exorbitant gas prices, the British Petroleum oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and the coal mine disaster in West Virginia last year have helped intensify interest in alternative energy, says USA Today. It claims green start-ups are now raking in record amounts of investments. "Everyone, it seems, is going green—or thinking about it."
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