A Germany That Bets Big — BRICS: Toward a Rio Consensus

  July 15, 2014 Richter Scale A Germany That Bets Big Five unconventional moves that made Germany the 2014 World Cup champions. By Stephan Richter EconoMatters BRICS: Toward a Rio Consensus The BRICS countries set out to overcome Western domination and the legacy of the “Washington Consensus.” By Kevin P. …

IIRC Newsletter: Corporate Reporting Dialogue Launched

  IIRC Newsletter – June Edition Recommendation to G20 on <IR> In a report commissioned by the B20, the business forum that advises G20 governments, the six largest global accounting networks¹ have endorsed <IR> as a key innovation that will make corporate reporting more conducive to long-term investment. Read More Corporate …

“What’s your nanodegree in?” | Smartplanet Daily

Watch for our  MOOC launching  in July: the  ETHICAL MARKETS EXPLORATORIUM for global citizen activists ~ Hazel Henderson, Editor SmartPlanet Daily MANAGE |READ ONLINE |PREVIOUS SmartPlanet Daily A DAILY BRIEFING OF THE NEWEST STORIES ON SMARTPLANET, FIVE DAYS A WEEK. June 17, 2014 FROM THE DESK OF … Udacity’s new …

Green Prophet: Israeli Couple Convert Long Bus Into Ungreen Luxury Home

Israeli Couple Convert Long Bus Into Ungreen Luxury Home Converting unused objects and vehicles into livable housing is a sustainable way of making use of  discarded materials. The green movement is all for bus to home conversions, but not exactly when a conversion costs $300,000 and uses unsustainable materials like cement. …

Meet ertex, a company specializing in building-integrated PVs When squeezing every inch of solar power out of your building is the target, the Austrian-based company ertex can help you go solar. This company specializes in building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) and they’ve recently completed a new project at a Gulf zoo. Read …

Building Integrated PVs + Architecture for Muslims

  Meet ertex, a company specializing in building-integrated PVs When squeezing every inch of solar power out of your building is the target, the Austrian-based company ertex can help you go solar. This company specializes in building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) and they’ve recently completed a new project at a Gulf zoo. …