The next few weeks are critical

  It’s adapt now or suffer for cities. What’s next for China’s carbon market. New Orleans electrical grid fails spectacularly. Sign up to receive the Bloomberg Green newsletter in your inbox. There’s a back-to-school feeling in the air as summer draws to a close in the northern hemisphere. Pressure is mounting on governments to …

Economic Liberties’ Latest: Understanding How Monopolies Hurt Democracy, the Lina Khan Effect, and More!

“Ethical Markets is happy to post this news from Sarah Miller, Executive Director of the Economic Liberties Newsletter, which accords well with our thinking and that of Senator Amy Klobuchar’s “Antitrust“ (2019). ~Hazel Henderson, Editor.”   NEW RESEARCH ALERT – “Democracy for Sale: Examining the Effects of Concentration on Lobbying in the United States” Concentrated …

Biobased Innovations. Good Advertising. Seaweed to Plastic. Dairy Alternatives.

  “We need to watch the new marketing a PR efforts to justify and greenwash all kinds of unsustainable approaches to CO2 capture and storage promoted by incumbent industries. See many examples in this Newsletter! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“   This week’s news and insights for the bioeconomy community  Welcome once again to …

The Big Money Behind Carbon Capture and Storage

“Sad to see $12 billion in the US Congress bi-partisan infrastructure bill for mechanical CO2 capture and wasteful ,unproven storage ideas!  This $12 billion could be re-deployed in so many more powerful way of actual decarbonizing including in the food, and renewable resources and circular economy sectors. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“   …

Countdown to COP26: Banking on Climate Action

  First in a new series exploring climate finance policies ahead of COP26! Pt. 1 – Central Banks The powerful toolkit of the central bank, lying beyond the often-lethargic legislative process, is increasingly being recognised as a key agent in affecting climate action. And this action is swiftly needed. As COP26 looms …

Promoting sustainable growth through common standards on sustainability

FAST-Infra: promoting sustainable growth through common standards on sustainability Recognizing the need to crowd-in more private investment into sustainable infrastructure, the Global Infrastructure Facility (GIF) has collaborated with the Climate Policy Initiative (CPI), HSBC, the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on a …

What If Money Itself Is the Problem?

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this article by Oscar Perry Abelo in Yes magazine, which helps expand all the efforts we have made to illuminate the politics of money-creation and credit allocation, in our TV Special “THE MONEY FIX“ uplinked to PBS station in the USA in the past ten years, as …

Businesses for Conservation & Climate Action Meeting Sept. 15th

          Register: BCCA Meeting Sept. 15 at 3 PM ET   We are broadening our Businesses for Conservation and Climate Action (BCCA) alliance and invite you to be a part of our movement. President Biden’s Executive Order 14008 initiated a multi-year process, called America the Beautiful, …