An Amazing New Partnership And A Time To Make A Change America

Jay Owen Green Prosperity

      Press Release July 8, 2014 10:30 AM EST       An Amazing New Partnership And  A Time To Make A Change America   Washington, D.C. July 8, 2014       The International Green Energy Council is excited to officially endorse North American Power as our partner for energy deregulation …

PRWeb: What are the Prospects for Humanity?

Jay Owen Sustainability News, Beyond GDP

What are the Prospects for Humanity? Could be Great, Provided the Main Global Challenges Are Addressed, Shows the “2013-14 State of the Future” by The Millennium Project The “State of the Future” is a comprehensive overview of the present situation and prospects for humanity, integrating forecasts, trends, and judgments of …

What are the Prospects for Humanity? Could be Great, Provided the Main Global Challenges Are Addressed, Shows the “2013-14 State of the Future” by The Millennium Project

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News, Global Citizen, Trendspotting

Ethical Markets  and  our Editor Hazel Henderson  contribute research to  this important  STATE OF THE FUTURE  report What are the Prospects for Humanity? Could be Great, Provided the Main Global Challenges Are Addressed, Shows the “2013-14 State of the Future” by The Millennium Project The “State of the Future” is …

Futurist Update: Evolving the Ability to Evolve

Jay Owen Trendspotting

December 2013 • Volume 14, No. 12 In this issue: ·        Evolving the Ability to Evolve ·        The Data-Driven Car ·        Self-Healing Electrodes Could Enable Super-Long-Lasting Electric Batteries ·        What’s Hot in THE FUTURIST Magazine Evolving the Ability to Evolve Some traits tend to evolve more than others, but can organisms evolve evolvabilityitself? A recent …

World Pulse: Celebrating 10 Years of Global Connections

Jay Owen Global Citizen

Highlights from Our 10-Year Anniversary Event “It’s not just a dream. It’s a revolution that has already begun!” –World Pulse Founder/CEO Jensine Larsen What a night! World Pulse celebrated 10 years of connecting for impact this month with our hometown community in Portland, Oregon, and our global community online. To …

Fort McMurray Evicts Oil Sands Companies that Helped it Grow

Jay Owen Trendspotting

Fort McMurray Evicts Oil Sands Companies that Helped it Grow  The Canadian town of Fort McMurray, population 76,000, is the heart of Alberta’s oil sands largesse–but the town is bursting at its seams with nowhere to expand because the land surrounding it is owned by oil companies. The government’s answer to this …

Global mobile penetration: near 96% | SmartPlanet Daily

Jay Owen Global Citizen, Wealth of Networks

  SmartPlanet Daily A daily briefing of the newest stories on SmartPlanet, five days a week.   From the Desk of … In a world with 7 billion people, there will be 6.8 billion mobile phone subscriptions by the end of this year. Could there soon be more subscriptions than …

SmartPlanet Daily: There are (almost) as many cell phone subscriptions as people

Jay Owen Global Citizen, Wealth of Networks

  SmartPlanet Daily A daily briefing of the newest stories on SmartPlanet, five days a week.   From the Desk of … In a world with 7 billion people, there will be 6.8 billion mobile phone subscriptions by the end of this year. Could there soon be more subscriptions than …

Alternative Energy: The 3% Solution Could Save US Businesses $780 Billion Within 10 Years

Jay Owen Resource Efficiency, Greentech

Alternative Energy The 3% Solution Could Save US Businesses $780 Billion Within 10 Years Recent Trends in Climate Change Indicators Battery Made From Wood — Efficient, Long-Lasting, Environmentally-Friendly Battery Developed The Origins of Solar Energy Reliability More Efficient Modems, Routers Could Save Consumers $330 Million Annually  Study: Energy Efficiency Can …

IDB: Latin American public banks show strong potential to help address climate change and foster productive development

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance, SRI/ESG News

June 18, 2013 – Webstories Latin American public banks show strong potential to help address climate change and foster productive development Public development banks represent 10 percent of lending in Latin America and the Caribbean Public Development Banks (PDBs) in Latin America and the Caribbean provide more than $700 billion in …