Three Reasons Credit Unions are Awesome

“Full Disclosure: Ethical Markets and founder CEO also bank at a credit union:  Community First Credit Union in North Florida,  and we are a Media Partner promoting the Summit of  Cooperatives.  The United Nations 2012 Year of Cooperatives research shows that worldwide, cooperative enterprises employ more people than all for-profit corporations combined  …

Where is the latest ESG & Impact Investing News?

The TBLI Daily ESG and Impact Investing News Unlocking a $23 trillion investment opportunity in climate action Shared by Robert Rubinstein impactalpha­.com – Government commitments to reduce carbon emissions represent a huge opportunity for public and private investors. The World Bank’s International Finance Corporation projects a $23 trillion investmen…   …

WRI Digest: Congress and Trump Gut Fossil Fuel Disclosure Rules

Congress and Trump Gut Disclosure Rules for Fossil Fuel Foreign Payments President Trump signed a bill scrapping rules that required oil, natural gas and mineral extraction companies to report payments to foreign governments. Gaia Larsen and Peter Veit explain the implications for corruption, poverty and insecurity. Learn more. In Nigeria, …

City of Indio Selects EV ARC™ Transportable Solar Powered EV Charging

  “Disclaimer:  Hazel Henderson is an investor in Envision Solar .”       City of Indio Selects EV ARC™ Transportable Solar Powered EV Charging SAN DIEGO, CALIF. – February 17, 2017 – Envision Solar International, Inc., (OTCQB: EVSI) (“Envision Solar,” or the “Company”), the leading renewable energy EV charging, Media …

Wind news: 2017 finance outlook

United States’ Largest Offshore Wind Farm Gets Green Light Jennifer Runyon | January 26, 2017 New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is pursing the state’s 50 percent renewable by 2030 goal with vigor. Read more » This Week in Washington: The President and Congress Set to Move on Environmental Regulation Joel …

Storage news: The future of microgrids

Energy Storage Fleet Demonstration Completed in Hawaii Jennifer Delony | February 1, 2017 Testing for the demonstration of a first-of-its-kind energy storage collaborative project in Hawai‘i now is complete. The customer-sited storage fleet provides 1 MW of storage services… Read more » SEPA and SGIP To Merge Jennifer Runyon | …

[CDB-L] Millennials, Money and Investing with Impact

The new February 2017 issue on “Millennials, Money and Investing with Impact” is now online. The issue was written by five millennials with unique perspectives. Below are the new *GreenMoney Journal* articles. 2017 is GreenMoney’s *25th Anniversary Year * *The Feb 17 issue – *Millennials, Money and Investing: The Future …

New free biomimicry resource and Biomimicry Bootcamp

Explore our newest free resource for teachers:  “Sharing Biomimicry with Young People”   An orientation to biomimicry for K-12 teachers We created this free publication to help youth educators establish a general foundation in biomimicry and provide suggestions and resources for introducing the core ideas to students of varying ages. …