Great shout out from the President- thanks to you!

Jay Owen Green Prosperity, SRI/ESG News

President Obama just laid out his plan to address climate change, and as we were hoping he gave the Climate Declaration a shout out. The Declaration helped to give the President the critical support he needed from the business community. We couldn’t have done it without you. Now, the real …

Investing Fossil Free

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News, Greentech

The Shelton Green Alpha Fund has been recognized by 350.org and their Fossil-Free campaign as a truly fossil fuel-free mutual fund. As 350.org founder, Bill McKibben, has said “You can have a healthy fossil-fuel industry or a healthy planet, but you can’t have both”. Garvin Jabusch, Portfolio Manager for the Shelton Green Alpha Fund …

TBLI Conference: Climate Change, Carbon Bubble and New York’s Green Bank

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News

EMBARGO TILL MAY 22, 9 AM ECT Time Climate Change, Carbon Bubble and New York’s Green Bank ESG Environmental, Social and Governance investment industry shines the spotlight on New York Amsterdam, May 22, 2013 – The 1st edition of the TBLI CONFERENCETM USA 2013 in New York, USA from June …

Measuring the Sustainability of Business: From Economism To Earth Systems Science

Jay Owen Earth Systems Science, Articles by Hazel Henderson

By Hazel Henderson When US astronaut Dr. Sally Ride returned from her space trip in 1983, she exclaimed that NASA should have a Mission To Planet Earth! This led to NASA’s “Earth”, an ongoing program of research into how our planet functions based on Earth Systems Science. I was a science …

Report triggers campaign to prevent Australian fossil fuel investment

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News

Member of Report triggers campaign to prevent Australian fossil fuel investment Brisbane, May 2nd, 2013 Press Release A new report has identified the heaviest lending banks to coal and gas export projects in the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area, as a new campaign calls on Australians to abandon banks …

Alternative Energy: Are Fossil Fuel Companies Pouring Money Down the Drain?

Jay Owen Greentech

Alternative Energy  Are Fossil Fuel Companies Pouring Money Down the Drain? Climate Change and Anthropogenic Sea Level Potholes Corn Ethanol and Market Share Recommended: The Power Surge Can “Race to the Top” Work for Energy Innovation?  Is Solar Energy Prepared to Enter a Post-Subsidy World? [VIDEO] Energy Efficiency Will Help …

SEI April Newsletter – Do You ? The Earth? Classes Start Today – Earth Day 2013!

Jay Owen Green Prosperity, Global Citizen

Featured Workshop PVOL101 Solar Electric Design and Installation (Grid-Direct) – Online April 22 – June 2 Support SEI with Your iPad. Download the Introduction to Renewable Energy eBook for Apple iPad – FREE Workshops Starting Today! RDOL101: Renewable Energy for the Developing World – Online April 22 – June 2 – Online …

INVESTORS FACING A CARBON BUBBLE SHOULD SHIFT TO GREEN INVESTMENTS

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News

INVESTORS FACING A CARBON BUBBLE SHOULD SHIFT TO GREEN INVESTMENTS – Institutional Investors Gambling On Carbon Reserves As Stranded Assets in the Transition Underway to Low-Carbon Green Economies.  “This is why Ethical Markets  GREEN TRANSITION SCOREBOARD®  urges pension funds to shift  their assets to green sectors, which now total  $4.1 …

Carbon Bubble Creates Global Economic Risk’ – Guardian lead story, 19th April 2013

Jay Owen Green Prosperity, SRI/ESG News

Carbon bubble will plunge the world into another financial crisis – report Trillions of dollars at risk as stock markets inflate value of fossil fuels that may have to remain buried forever, experts warn  Global stock markets are betting on countries failing to adhere to legally binding carbon emission targets. …