Collateral Damage: QE3 and the Shadow Banking System

  by Ellen Brown Rather than expanding the money supply, quantitative easing (QE) has actually caused it to shrink by sucking up the collateral needed by the shadow banking system to create credit. The “failure” of QE has prompted the Bank for International Settlements to urge the Fed to shirk …

Greentech VC in March Comes in Like a Lion

Greentech VC in March Comes in Like a Lion And caps an absolutely ferocious first quarter in green VC investments. How Real Can U.S. Offshore Wind Get? The Google-backed Atlantic Wind Connection is making it very real by moving ahead on transmission for offshore wind’s first 7,000 megawatts. Who is …