Archive for November, 2010
RI News Alert: › PGGM teams up with Rotterdam University to measure social impact of ESG investments › €11trn investor group make Cancun climate change plea Click here to read the newsletter...
BusinessGreen.com Prime Minister praises regional initiatives, but insists global deal to tackle emissions remains essential Click here to read the newsletter...
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 [...]
LEVALLOIS-PERRET, France -- Alstom wins a contract for the supply of equipment to the Xiajiang hydropower project under development in China. Click here to read the newsletter...
The NoVo Foundation will match every gift to the Center for Partnership Studies 100% to support the Caring Economics Campaign. Drawing fromRiane Eisler's The Real Wealth of Nations: Creating a Caring Economics, hailed by Archbishop Desmond Tutu as "a template for the better world we have been so urgently seeking," the Center for Partnership [...]
Do you suspect that the idea of perpetual economic growth on a finite planet is folly? Are you searching for ways to solve our profound social and environmental problems? Do you want to know how we can construct an economy that (1) meets our needs without undermining the life-support systems of the planet and (2) achieves sustainable and [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 of a [...]