News Release: Reinventing Technology Assessment for the 21st Century

Reinventing Technology Assessment for the 21st Century New Report Calls for Citizen Participation to Inform Decision-Making on Science and Technology WASHINGTON —A new report from the Science and Technology Innovation Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars defines the criteria for a new technology assessment function in the …

NewNet Clean Energy Investor Newsletter

28 April 2010 DEALS NEWS… MiaSolé signs photovoltaic module supply deal with Phoenix Solar Renewable fuel technology developer Joule raises $30m in second funding round Vestas wins four Chinese wind turbine orders totalling 198MW a+f acquires majority stake in Cellstrom Ventizz Capital Fund IV completes Sovello acquisition Oil and gas …

The Baseline Scenario

The Baseline Scenario ——————————————————————————– Three Modest Proposals For Goldman Sachs What Did Goldman Know And When Did It Forget It? Three Modest Proposals For Goldman Sachs Posted: 27 Apr 2010 03:28 PM PDT By Simon Johnson, co-author of 13 Bankers: The Wall Street Takeover and The Next Financial Meltdown At …

$15M VC Round for Microinverter Firm SolarBridge – GTM Daily

Stealthy Solar Startup Senergen Shuts Down Next-generation solar company funded by VantagePoint and Trident Capital shuttered before it even gets to unstealth. GE and Nissan Team Up to Tackle Vehicle to Grid Issues Nissan and GE team up to create solutions for bringing EVs onto the grid (and into the …

Opportunity Collaboration E-Communiqués — May 2010

Collaboration 73% Sold Out; Limited Housing Available The confirmed 2010 OppColl Delegate Roster and community — now 73% subscribed — is updated daily at the OppColl website. Delegate application criteria and 2009 Delegate feedback are posted in the Resource Library under general information. Apply now. Because off-site housing is not …

Three ambitious efforts at this summer’s Tallberg Foundation/ YES Inc. event

The 5th Global YES Summit – Rework the World highlights initiatives and business ideas which bring together significant social and employment impact with substantial environmental gains. Some of the most ambitious efforts at the summit are found under the City theme, where the imperative of new infrastructural investments provide opportunities …

UK civil society review of G20 Progress

Fundamental change or more of the same? A review of G20 progress towards UK civil society recommendations published by Bond, Bretton Woods Project, new economics foundation, Stop Climate Chaos, and TUC http://www.brettonwoodsproject.org/doc/G20progressreview.pdf In this review, we assess the progress of the G20, and particularly of the UK government, towards the …