UN Experts Call for Global Financial Tax to Offset Costs of Economic Crisis

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New York, May 14 2012 11:05AM A group of United Nations independent experts today called on the European Union (EU) to take the lead in promoting the adoption of a global financial transaction tax that would offset the costs of the current economic crisis and protect basic human rights. “Where …

Sustainable Brands Spotlights ‘Who’s Coming’ to Sustainable Brands ‘12 Conference

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Executives from CNN, Walmart, Safeway, Ford, Coca-Cola and More to Join Over 1,000 Attendees at Game-changing Conference in San Diego CA, June 4 – 7, 2012 SAN FRANCISCO, May 8, 2012 – Sustainable Brands ‘12 today highlighted some of its diverse speaker faculty and registered attendees set to convene in …

Business Regulation and Non-State Actors: Whose standards? Whose development?

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Business Regulation and Non-State Actors: Whose standards? Whose development? Edited by Darryl Reed, Peter Utting and Ananya Mukherjee-Reed Routledge Studies in Development Economics, January 2012 Hardback: 978-0-415-59311-3 e-Book: 978-0-203-12692-9, 346 pages, Routledge, United Kingdom/United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD), Switzerland This volume assesses the achievements and limitations of …

OWS 1% Action Against Mitt Romney Fundraiser

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1% Action Against Mitt Romney Fundraiser http://shar.es/p36N7 Today, Republican Mitt  Romney will join Wall Street bankers for a fundraiser  at the Waldorf Astoria in midtown. OWS wants to mobilize to show this radical 1% fringe that their time is up. While community organizations, unions, and pro-worker coalitions will be out …

Be Part of Clean Edge’s Multi-Client Utility Clean Energy Research Project

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January 31, 2012 Join Clean Edge’s Utility Clean Energy Leadership Index Clean Edge is seeking multi-client participants for the Utility Clean Energy Leadership Index, a first-of-its-kind research project on the clean-energy activities of the top utilities and independent power producers (IPPs) in the U.S. This groundbreaking research will acquire data …

World Sustainable Energy Days – register now!

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World Sustainable Energy Days – register now! 29 February – 02 March 2012 Wels/Austria, www.wsed.at The World Sustainable Energy Days (WSED), the largest annual conference in this field in Europe, offer a unique combination of events on sustainable energy production and use, covering energy efficiency and renewable energy sources for …

Fulcrum Bioenergy’s $115M IPO: The 10-Minute Version

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Fulcrum Bioenergy’s $115M IPO: The 10-Minute Version Posted: 29 Sep 2011 02:34 PM PDT Jim Lane The first zero-cost feedstock biofuels company comes to the public markets with its IPO. Like to see how this “Back the the Futuresque” technology unlocks value by converting household garbage into transportation fuel? Here’s …

World Resources Institute and Partners Launch Open Climate Network

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Open Climate Network (OCN) Launches Website to Track National Progress on Climate Change . The OCN website is designed as a platform for updates and analysis on country actions on climate mitigation and the provision of climate finance. OCN is developing a set of climate policy tracking and assessment tools that …