In the news: Cross-State Air Pollution, Solar, Fisker, Iran

Supreme Court weighs in on EPA’s Cross-State Air Pollution Rule. The industry has won in the lower courts, so we’ll see what happens. http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/supreme-court-to-hear-arguments-tuesday-over-epa-pollution-rules/2013/12/09/5417b50a-60ee-11e3-8beb-3f9a9942850f_story.html?tid=hpModule_ba0d4c2a-86a2-11e2-9d71-f0feafdd1394

Solar is growing at a brisk clip in the US, according to a new report out by GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA). http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/US-Likely-to-Surpass-Germany-in-Solar-in-2013-930-MW-Installed-in-Q3 http://gigaom.com/2013/12/09/a-record-number-of-u-s-homes-went-solar-in-the-third-quarter/

The dish is out on Fisker Automotive, the bankrupt electric vehicle startup. Here’s their high-profile list of creditors: http://gigaom.com/2013/11/25/fiskers-long-awaited-bankruptcy-filing-reveals-high-profile-creditors-from-washington-the-valley-hollywood/ And here’s their sales: http://gigaom.com/2013/12/09/in-case-you-still-care-fiskers-three-years-of-sales-revealed/

After thawing some ice, Iran lets UN inspectors check out its nuclear facilities. http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/08/world/middleeast/un-nuclear-inspectors-arrive-in-iran.html?_r=0 http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/12/07/us-iran-nuclear-enrichment-idUSBRE9B60BI20131207 Meanwhile, Iran tries to lure back oil companies. http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304096104579240131109374914

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