The energy unit of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway is nearing a deal to acquire Oncor electric delivery.

This is no small deal either.

It’s worth more than $17 billion dollars.

It could be officially announced today.

France wants to stop sales of gas and diesel cars by 2040.

The French Environmental Minister admitted that doing away with the sale of all fossil-fuel-powered cars in the world’s sixth-biggest economy would be challenging, even to the point of constituting a “revolution,” but he said French car makers would be up to the task

Alphabet, parent of Google, just launched a geothermal energy start up.

It’s called Dandelion Energy.

It’s systems can heat and cool air or water in homes and at the same time reduce carbon emissions.

But they are pricey–installation of a dandelion system would cost a homeowner between $20,000 to $25,000 upfront.

A new solar plant in China decided to have a little fun.

The 250 acre farm is in the shape of a giant panda.

There is some dispute about whether pictures circulating on the internet are real or just an artist’s rendering but either way China seems serious about the panda shaped farm.

The Chinese energy company behind the plant is building a second one and hopes to open it later this year.