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News from the WFC!

News from the WFC!

We at Ethical Markets highly-recommend this Newsletter from our friends at the WORLD FUTURE COUNCIL, and are honored that its founder Jakob von Uexkull is a member of our global Advisory Board. See also my conversation with Jakob in our TV  series “ Creating Alternative Futures” at www.ethicalmarkets.tv.   Hazel  Henderson, Editor” The [...]

2015 Global Go To Think Tank Index – The Millennium Project in Top 10 again!

2015 Global Go To Think Tank Index - The Millennium Project in Top 10 again! “I am proud of my longtime association on Millennium’s Planning Committee and we highly recommend the STATE OF THE FUTURE Reports which appear annually to be widely acclaim,  Hazel Henderson,Editor“ According to the University of Pennsylvania Go To Think Tank [...]

Fossil fuels subsidised by $10m a minute, says IMF

Fossil fuel companies are benefitting from global subsidies of $5.3tn (£3.4tn) a year, equivalent to $10m a minute every day, according to a startling new estimate by the International Monetary Fund. The IMF calls the revelation “shocking” and says the figure is an “extremely robust” estimate of the true cost of fossil fuels. The [...]

World Sustainable Energy Days 2016

World Sustainable Energy Days 2016

As a project partner to Austrian OÖ Energiesparverband, eceee wants to draw your attention to this very interesting set of conferences during the World Sustainable Energy Days (WSED): "European Nearly Zero Energy Buildings Conference" and the "Energy Efficiency Services Conference" held in the context of the annual World Sustainable Energy [...]

Want to Address Climate Change? We Need New Economic Models!

Want to Address Climate Change? We Need New Economic Models! Robert Pollin, author of Greening the Global Economy and Joseph Romm of the Center for American Progress, author of Climate Change: What Everyone Needs to Know, are both influential in the USA but little known to global audiences.  Both argue that climate change generated by the [...]

Year of Green Finance – 2016

Year of Green Finance - 2016 “Ethical Markets attended the Carnegie event and our research concurs with these views, as documented in our Green Transition Scoreboard® now totaling $6.22 trillio  in the private investing pipeline.  Institutional Investor als  reports that renewable energy is now a significant asset clas . Hazel [...]

“The Citadel Is Breached: Congress Taps the Fed for Infrastructure Funding”

The Citadel Is Breached: Congress Taps the Fed for Infrastructure Funding Ellen Brown http://EllenBrown.com January 16, 2016 “Lawyer Ellen Brown shows how the US Congress is finally understanding how the Fed creates money and blows the central bankers’ myth that they are independent!  Hazel Henderson, Editor“ In a landmark [...]

CRISPR Too Fast for Comfort

CRISPR Too Fast for Comfort

CRISPR Too Fast for Comfort A new gene-editing technique has taken the world by storm, it can disable or change specific gene in the genome of all animals including humans faster and more efficiently than ever before but it has raise unprecedented concern over safety and ethics Dr Mae-Wan Ho The new gene-editing technique CRISPR (see Box) has [...]

Simultaneous Policy (Simpol) latest news

As a supporter of the Simultaneous Policy (Simpol) campaign, we're sending you this brief news update:   Simpol's Irish Election Campaign Scores First Hit Simpol-Ireland just launched its General Election campaign and we're pleased to announce that Sean Haughey, Fianna Fail candidate for Dublin Bay North and son of former Irish [...]

2015 a transformative year for energy (fossil vs alternative)

Why 2015 may be remembered as a transformative year for how we get energy By Chris Mooney WashingtonPost, December 24, 2015 https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2015/12/24/why-2015-may-be-remembered-as-a-transformative-year-for-how-we-get-energy/ The United States is on track to shut down a record amount of coal-fired [...]

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