SOURCE: Paragon Financial Limited

Paragon Financial Limited

February 22, 2012 08:20 ET

Renewable Energy Stocks Showing Strength in 2012

The Paragon Report Provides Equity Research on SatCon Technology & A123 Systems

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Feb 22, 2012) - Renewable energy stocks have been on fire of late. The PowerShares Wilderhill Clean Energy Portfolio (PBW) has surged more than 22 percent year to date - outperforming the Dow Jones Industrial Average by roughly 72 percent in 2012. The Paragon Report examines investing opportunities in the Alternative Energy Sector and provides equity research on SatCon Technology Corporation (NASDAQ: SATC) and A123 Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: AONE). Access to the full company reports can be found at:

According to a US energy sector report from EIC Consult, solar and wind power are leading the way in renewable energy. While there is a need for renewable technologies to become more competitive when compared with cheap gas, the report predicts that renewables will have an increasingly important role in the future US energy mix. EIC Consult's Country Overview report found that one of the key challenges for renewable development in the US is the need for technologies to become more cost-competitive when up against cheap gas.

The Paragon Report provides investors with an excellent first step in their due diligence by providing daily trading ideas, and consolidating the public information available on them. For more investment research on the Alternative Energy sector register with us free at and get exclusive access to our numerous stock reports and industry newsletters.

Satcon Technology Corporation (Satcon) is a clean energy technology provider of utility grade power solutions for the renewable energy market, primarily the large-scale commercial and utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) markets. The Company designs and delivers power conversion solutions that enable large-scale producers of renewable energy to convert clean energy into grid-connected electrical power.

A123 Systems, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures and sells rechargeable lithium-ion batteries and battery systems, and provides research and development services to Government agencies and commercial customers. Earlier this month the company announced in a press release that it will supply six Grid Battery Systems to Northern Powergrid, an electricity distribution network operator that delivers power to more than 3.8 million customers in the U.K.

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