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News on local, regional efforts by communities, NGOs, local businesses, banks, governments, to become more self-reliant and less dependent on global financial casinos, big banks and Wall Street. Covers local currencies, farmers markets, co-housing, Transition Towns movements, new bioregional urban re-developments and small communities.

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Iowa Energy Center: Matching Grant Program

Iowa Energy Center: Matching Grant Program

Matching Grant Program Issue date: August 6, 2013 Expiration date: June 30, 2014 515/294-8819 [email protected] iowaenergycenter.org The Iowa Energy Center is introducing three new competitive grant opportunities that aim to help Iowa non-profit organizations gain external funding to further the environmental, social, [...]

The Web of Debt Blog: Green Light for City-owned San Francisco Bank

We at Ethical Markets  fully support publicly-owned  city banks , and for full disclosure ,Hazel Henderson , our Editor serves on the Advisory Board of the Public Banking Institute , headed by Ellen H. Brown J.D.  author of this column and many books including The Web of Debt  and  just released ,   The Public Banking Solution [...]

Distributed Sun and Mosaic Partner to Crowdsource Investments in School Solar Project Enables Individuals to Support Solar on Schools While Earning 5.4% Annually

Distributed Sun and Mosaic Partner to Crowdsource Investments in School Solar Project Enables Individuals to Support Solar on Schools While Earning 5.4% Annually FEDERAL HEIGHTS, CO (July 11, 2013) Distributed Sun LLC (D-Sun), an enterprise level solar project development, finance and advisory services platform serving the Fortune 500, and [...]

Distributed Sun and Mosaic Partner to Crowdsource Investments in School Solar Project

Distributed Sun and Mosaic Partner to Crowdsource Investments in School Solar Project Enables Individuals to Support Solar on Schools While Earning 5.4% Annually   FEDERAL HEIGHTS, CO (July 11, 2013) Distributed Sun LLC (D-Sun), an enterprise level solar project development, finance and advisory services platform serving the Fortune [...]

The Crime of Alleviating Poverty: A Local Community Currency Battles the Central Bank of Kenya

The Crime of Alleviating Poverty: A Local Community Currency Battles the Central Bank of Kenya Posted on June 28, 2013 by Ellen Brown Former Peace Corps volunteer Will Ruddick and several residents of Bangladesh, Kenya, face a potential seven years in prison after developing a cost-effective way to alleviate poverty in Africa’s poorest [...]

COOPERATIVES CAN BUILD SOCIO-ECONOMIC RESILIENCE DURING CRISES

COOPERATIVES CAN BUILD SOCIO-ECONOMIC RESILIENCE DURING CRISES -- UNOFFICIALS New York, Jul  6 2013 11:00AM The International Day of Cooperatives provides an opportunity to spotlight how such enterprises canhelp build resilience in all socio-economic spheres in times of "globaluncertainty," United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon [...]

Energy Self-Reliant States: Positive Policy Changes for Distributed Renewable Energy

Energy Self-Reliant States: Positive Policy Changes for Distributed Renewable Energy

The previous week I covered the one thing Obama's climate policy can't leave out, and you can judge the President's climate plan for yourself.  Also, while I'm on "vacation" (moving) you can read (and link to) a web version of the fourth segment of our Rooftop Revolution [...]

Publisher’s Column: Taibbi Vanquishes Vampire Squid

Publisher’s Column:  Taibbi Vanquishes Vampire Squid

  Publisher's Column:  Taibbi Vanquishes Vampire Squid  This and other highlights of the Public Banking 2013 Conference now available for free viewing on the Public Banking Institute's website here. As one of the many people producing the Public Banking 2013 Conference, Conversation and TPP Forum, it was satisfying [...]

Bristol pound is just one example of what local currencies can achieve

Bristol pound is just one example of what local currencies can achieve

Councils in the UK and around the world are starting to recognise how local currencies keep money in their areas In Bristol local businesses can pay their rates in local pounds. Photograph: Paul C Stokes/Getty Images The budgets of local authorities are being cut while the needs of their populations remain the same. In this difficult [...]

Placemaking News: Five Essential Elements of a Placemaking Campaign

Placemaking News: Five Essential Elements of a Placemaking Campaign

  Forward Follow us Like us Five Essential Elements of a Placemaking Campaign If, as the saying goes, architecture is frozen music, then urban planning is composition, but Placemaking is [...]

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