Event Summary: Green Investment Bank Summit

Event Summary: Green Investment Bank Summit Tuesday 9th November 2010 Joan Walley opened the meeting, declaring that she believed, “like most people here, a Green Investment Bank (GIB) is urgently needed.” Martin Donnelly, Permanent Secretary for the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills, described the Green Investment Bank (GIB) as …

Heterodox Economics Newsletter Ranks PhD Econ Programs

News of the Newsletter Current issue, No. 107, November 8, 2010 Next issue: November 29, 2010 (No. 108) Fred Lee provided following data published in the November 2010 issue ofThe American Journal of Economics and Sociology (see Documents section for detailed bibliographical information): Heterodox-Adjusted Rankings for Ph.D.-Granting Institutions in Economics Rankings of …

‘Clean’ Coal Would Be Great If It Was Affordable and Practical – EPA

NewEnergyNews Daily Headlines click here for main page: http://www.NewEnergyNews.net/ TODAY AT NEWENERGYNEWS, 11-15: * TODAY’S STUDY: “CLEAN” COAL WOULD BE GREAT IF IT WAS AFFORDABLE AND PRACTICAL – EPA * QUICK NEWS, 11-15: THE ENERGY DEBATE SHIFTS; GENESIS, CONGRESS & THE ENERGY DEBATE; LIGHT BULBS & THE ENERGY DEBATE; ABOUT …

‘A GRAND CHINESE CLIMATE SCHEME’ – the first paper in the “Risoe DTU Climate Paper Series”

Dear Climate-L reader 11. November 2010 The first paper in the “Risoe DTU Climate Paper Series” is now available. It can be downloaded from http://cd4cdm.org/Publications/GrandClimateSchemeChina.pdf The title of the paper is ‘A GRAND CHINESE CLIMATE SCHEME’ and it analyses the Chinese climate policies and initiatives. It argues that China can, …

An Assessment of the International Commons Conference in Berlin: Year Zero of a Global Political/Policy-Oriented Commons Movement

Here is my assessment of the International Commons Conference held in Berlin, at the start of the month: With the Commons Strategies Group (David. Bollier, Silke.Helfrich,, Bea Busaniche, and myself) and associates from the Heinrich Boll Foundation (Heike.Loeschmann) and E5 (Julio Lambing), as well as a host of enthusiastic volunteers …