NEW ENERGY: EU Probes Solar Firms Over Settlement Breaches

                                                         DAILY NEWSLETTER                                                           March 11, 2015   NEW ENERGY: EU Probes Solar Firms Over Settlement Breaches After several months of relative quiet, Chinese solar panel makers are back in the headlines this week with another looming trade dispute in Europe. This particular story, and much of the industry’s woes …

Do you know how many ‘planets’ worth of resources we consume?

Discover WWF’s report on the state of the planet! View this email in your browser Do you know how many ‘planets’ worth of resources we consume? Today we launched the tenth edition of our flagship publication, The Living Planet Report 2014. With the theme Species and Spaces, People and Places, the report summarizes …

Tell the Senate: Vote to reverse the Hobby Lobby decision now

The Senate is poised to consider a bill this week that would reverse the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision. Sen. Patty Murray, who introduced the Not My Boss’s Business Act with Sen. Mark Udall last week, is reaching out to Democracy for America members to help rally public support for it. Read …

More Wisdom from David Cay Johnston on Flawed Economic Theory

   Some More Wisdom from David Cay Johnston  on  Flawed Economic Theory :             Not every opportunity to profit because of above-market prices is filled by a competitor. Indeed, in my books I have shown how rules discourage this in many markets. In some markets, notably electricity, the rules tend to …

OTHER NEWS: Big Gap Surfaces in Davos

Big Gap Surfaces in Davos   By Ray Smith   DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 24 2014 (IPS) – As self-appointed global leaders gather at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos and discuss ‘The Reshaping of the World’, a stone’s throw away non-governmental organisations named this year’s winners for their dreaded …

FUTURIST UPDATE: Year’s Best Stories about the Future

Futurist Update, Year-End Special   This year THE FUTURIST featured the writing of inventor Ray Kurzweil, management futurist Paul Saffo, science fiction author Brenda Cooper, environmentalist and MacAuthur Fellow Lester Brown, nanotechnology pioneer K. Eric Drexler and roboticist and TED fellow Rodney Brooks, among many other of today’s most creative …

EV ARC™ (patent pending) “Plugs In” at Charge Across Town™ EV Week in the Bay Area

Disclaimer ;  principals of Ethical Markets   are investors in Envision Solar t: First Image of EV ARC(TM) with Chevy Volt Plugging In at Charge Across Town Event EV ARC™ (patent pending) “Plugs In” at Charge Across Town™ EV Week in the Bay Area  We are so excited to share the first official …

The Dream I (and WE) still have – share your Dream now for 11 Days of Global Unity!

  Many thanks to all who have been submitting your organizations, events and videos from around the world for 11 Days of Global Unity. We will be featuring our 2013 Partner Highlights on the 11 Days pages in the next few days. On the 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr’s …

Integrated Reporting: Integrated Reporting Unlocks the Power of Business

In this issue: Hear an investor’s perspective on <IR> from Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management’s Susana Penarrubia. Learn about Prudential Financial’s <IR> journey.  Read about our recent Pilot Programme Conference. That’s not all: you can learn how <IR> relates to the G8 and more!   IIRC Newsletter – July Issue …

Gender Lens Investing Convergence 2013

  Gender Lens Investing Convergence 2013 October 2-4, 2013  |  Simsbury, CT Greetings, Over the years we have invited you into many wonderful events, but our favorite, our signature, is our Convergence. We love these series of days, twice a year, for they are an expression of how we understand how …