How Society Can Afford to Save the Planet-Hazel Henderson and Vicki Robin-10/08, 2020

View In Browser Register Download Hazel Henderson’s “STEERING SOCIETIES BEYOND GDP to SDGs” paper. Learn why sovereign governments never run out of money and can lead society through the pandemic’s ravishing of the economy. Attend her two October webinars and get a free ecological economics education.. Steering Societies Beyond GDP to the SDGs -Sixty …

A different clean-energy vehicle

A different kind of clean-energy vehicle is emerging, and it isn’t made by Tesla. At least nine clean-energy companies, most of which have little to no revenue, are planning to go public between now and the end of the year via reverse mergers with “blank-check” financiers, also known as special …

FAIRR Newsletter: October 2020

WATCH THE NEW FILM, ‘OUR PLANET: TOO BIG TO FAIL’ What is the role of the finance sector in the fight against climate change and biodiversity loss? In a new film by the WWF, Jeremy Coller, Founder of the FAIRR Initiative and CIO of Coller Capital, joins other well-known names such …

Climate Diplomacy Builds Momentum at the Close of UNGA

China and Big Business Give Climate Diplomacy a Kick-Start at UNGA and Climate Week  This week marks the end of the UN’s 75th General Assembly (UNGA)—and the first virtual UNGA and Climate Week. WRI experts report on some encouraging announcements, including China’s surprise commitment to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by …

Electric slide

The Covid-19 pandemic has upended conventional wisdom in oil markets (prices will never go negative) and car sales (electric vehicle numbers will fall off a cliff). At the end of the summer, it hit another decades-old trend, at least in the U.S. For the first time since at least 1960, …