Social Venture Network 2009 Conferences — Reflections and Comments

by Pamela Olsen, J.D, M.S., Advisory Board Member, Ethical Markets Media The Social Venture Network Conferences never cease to be inspiring, thought provoking and just plain wonderful! The 2009 series of spring and fall conferences were of course no exception. We find ourselves in a world that is truly reaching …

ToYou from NewEnergyNews: November 24, 2009

NewEnergyNews Daily Headlines * TODAY’S HEADLINE: ASIA, THE U.S. AND THE NEW ENERGY RACE YESTERDAY * HEADLINE: GREEN BUILDINGS RISING * MORE NEWS, 11-23: CHINA VS. U.S. IN NEW ENERGY; GREENPEACE LIKES EU SMART GRID; GAS DRILLING POISONS WATER; NUKES DON’T STAND UP TO REASON

Lessons from the Japanese: Time to Stop Borrowing Money and Start Printing It

Ellen Brown, November 27th, 2009 http://www.webofdebt.com/articles/lesson_japanese.php “We are completely dependent on the commercial Banks. Someone has to borrow every dollar we have in circulation, cash or credit. If the Banks create ample synthetic money we are prosperous; if not, we starve. We are absolutely without a permanent money system. When …

NewNet Clean Energy Investor Newsletter

24 Nov 2009 DEALS NEWS… Investment firm CIM Group closes purchase of renewable company SkyPower UK goes ahead with 900MW CCS facility Sonelgaz brings ray of light to Algerian energy market Mercuria acquires German biodiesel refinery Click for the newsletter…

Footprint Network News: Humanity Now Demanding 1.5 Earths

One the eve of the Copenhagen climate conference, Global Footprint Network is releasing data today that reveals a widening gap between human demand on ecological services and what nature is able to produce. It would now take nearly one and a half Earths to generate all the resources humanity consumes …

Big profit from nature protection

Posted: 23 Nov 2009 08:57 PM PST The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB) reports, enclosed, arise out of a joint venture between the German government and the European Commission to develop systems to evaluate and account for the financial benefits of ecosystem diversity. To quote from the report: “The …

Energy & Capital: Google, the Electric Utility?

By Nick Hodge | Wednesday, November 25th, 2009 Google is a modern day deity. And I believe the pages of history will document the prominent gods as such: Apollo… Zeus… Google. Read more…

BusinessGreen.com newsletter

Posted November 25, 2009 Conservatives to unveil green policy push Osborne to announce plans for 10 per cent Whitehall emission target, new low-carbon investment bank, green ISAs and recycling incentive scheme. Read more…

ToYou from NewEnergyNews: November 25, 2009

NewEnergyNews Daily Headlines * TODAY’S HEADLINE: NUCLEAR ENERGY IS SIMPLY COUNTERPRODUCTIVE (& NEW ENERGY IS THE BEST BUY) * MORE NEWS, 11-25: HOUSES W/O UTILITY BILLS; HEARTLAND WIND  FROM ENEL, WINDSTREAM; THE SUCCESS OF NET METERING; UTILITIES AND SOLAR POWER PLANTS YESTERDAY * HEADLINE: ASIA, THE U.S. AND THE NEW …