Stocks like FuelCell Energy, Inc. (FCEL) and Plug Power Inc. (PLUG) have been on fire recently thanks to increased investor interest in hydrogen and fuel cell power generation systems. However, other renewable energy sectors have largely been ignored. That may be understandable. Sectors such as solar have generally been where investor money has gone to die, such as the notorious multi-billion dollar SunEdison bankruptcy of 2016.
Investors who like renewable energy stocks but are wary of being burned by over-leveraged balance sheets and poor business models may want to give The