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Robert Rubinstein

28 August 2017

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California’s carbon market roars back to life.

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The state’s Department of Fish and Wildlife is urging the public to fish as they would in their wildest dreams — no limits on size or quantity! Last weekend, an unknown number of farmed Atlantic salm…

Why Investors are Still Missing the Mark on ESG Integration

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The notion that environmental, social, and governance (ESG) analysis is a complement to – not a substitute for – fundamental security analysis is nothing new. However, ESG has now become a buzzword a…

Brazil abolishes huge Amazon reserve in ‘biggest attack’ in 50 years

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The Brazilian president Michel Temer has abolished an Amazonian reserve the size of Denmark, prompting concerns of an influx of mineral companies, road-builders and workers into the species-rich fore…

Advisers need to educate more on ethical investment | Money Management

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Financial advisers should be doing more when it comes to educating clients on responsible investment, Australian Ethical believes. Speaking at a media briefing on Tuesday, the superannuation fund’s c…

Chinese Government Confirms 24.4 Gigawatts Worth Of New Solar In H1’17

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August 8th, 2017 by Joshua S Hill China’s National Energy Administration last Friday confirmed previous reports that the country had installed a mammoth total of 24.4 GW worth of new solar across the…

What Does Climate Change Mean for Asia’s Future Infrastructure?

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Asia needs to invest $1.7 trillion a year in infrastructure to maintain growth—16% of the funds are needed for climate adaptation and mitigation measures. Fractured roads, shattered rail links, ruine…

Trump White House Continues Attack On Renewables & Climate Change — “Clean Coal,” Wiping Climate Change, Grid Study

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August 25th, 2017 by Joshua S Hill It’s been another rough week for the US effort to transition to a low-carbon economy and minimize its impact on the environment, with Donald Trump proclaiming his s…

Major Changes Recommended In India’s 100 Gigawatt Solar Power Plan

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An Indian Parliament committee has given recommendations for making major changes in the National Solar Mission which, it believes, are essential to achieve the 100 gigawatts of operational capacity …

Index Assesses US Cities’ Progress on SDGs | IISD’s SDG Knowledge Hub | IISD

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10 August 2017: US cities still have a long way to go towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), according to the first-ever US Cities SDG Index, which ranks the 100 most populous me…