Archive for November, 2009
"Other News" is a personal initiative seeking to provide information that should be in the media but is not, because of commercial criteria. It welcomes contributions from everybody. Work areas include information on global issues, north-south relations, governance of globalization. The "Other News" motto is a phrase which appeared on the wall of [...]
With U.S. President Obama heading to China this week, we highlight graphics from the ChinaFAQs website and the World Resources Institute's recent publication "China, the United States, and the Climate Change Challenge". Depending on your subscription preferences, charts and figures in this digest may or may not originate from these [...]
In a sign that the Federal Reserve is circling the wagons, chairman Ben Bernanke has an op-ed in the Washington Post that attempts to defend the central bank’s role. What is interesting is how much the tables have turned. The Obama effort to make the Fed into the uber bank regulator has become a rout, with decent odds that the Fed will have its [...]
By Chris Nelder | Friday, November 27th, 2009 One key to being a successful investor is knowing where the big money is going. And this year, that money has been going into hard assets. Of particular interest are the in-the-ground oil and gas assets that China has targeted, and farmland. Read more...
27 Nov 2009 DEALS NEWS... Heliatek secures second round of $27m funding Abengoa Solar and E.ON partner to build solar power plant Suniva collaborates with Titan Energy Systems for Indian solar power plant
China's Green Stimulus: A-Power, First Solar May Get Big Chunk by Kelvin Schulle Green Prospects Abound for Energy Industry by The Energy Report
NEWS HEADLINES: NOVEMBER 27TH, 2009 › UK investors split on key Walker recommendations > The future of ESG integration: conference report In the report Robeco chief Munsters warns against watering down PRI PRI to grow staff to 50 and go ‘paid-for’ More to come in ESG research house consolidation Pension funds and their ESG [...]
26 Nov 2009 DEALS NEWS... EDF EN Canada announces framework agreement with REpower for 954MW of wind turbines Viridity and Con Edison team up for New York smart grid project Private equity firm Global Environment Fund completes $46.3m investment in Greenko Click here for the newsletter...
Posted: 30 Nov 2009 12:43 AM PST When we utilize any gadget or means of comfort we know that these devices consume energy. But the energy is not utilized by devices. Some of the energy is lost in the form of friction or heat. For example when we are exploiting the power of computer processor chips, car engines or electric power Read more...
NewEnergyNews Daily Headlines * TODAY’S HEADLINE: PLANNING TO BEAT CLIMATE CHANGE * MORE NEWS, 11-30: CAP&TRADE SIMPLIFIED; MICHIGAN LOCALS GET READY FOR WIND; EVER MORE AFFORDABLE SUN; INSURERS FRET OVER CLIMATE CHANGE YESTERDAY (SUNDAY WORLD, 11-29) * LATIN AMERICAN WINDS * NEW SOLAR POWER PLANT MONEY FOR SPAIN * NORWAY’S [...]