The Resilience Imperative: Cooperative Transitions to a Steady-state Economy

Jay Owen Books and Reviews

 by Michael Lewis & Patrick Conaty, New Society Publishers, 2012, ISBN: 9780865717077      Review by Shann Turnbull, EMM Advisory Board member and source of some of the ideas cited in the book. The Resilience Imperative is a must read for both leaders and followers seeking survival of society. The book …

Global Sustainable Competitiveness Index 2013

Jay Owen Sustainability News

 Solability LTD, Ilsan, South Korean The Global Sustainable Competitiveness Index scores and ranks 176 countries according to their capability to sustain or increase wealth in a resource-constraint, globalised world. The Index was first developed and published in 2012, based on a competitiveness model that incorporates all aspects required to sustain …

Earth Policy Release – Full Planet, Empty Plates Chapter One

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News, Earth Systems Science

We also draw attention to the role of speculative long positions in commodity futures by institutional investors as tracked by the New England  Complex Systems Institute www.necsi.edu – Hazel Henderson ,Editor in Chief Chapter 1. Food: The Weak Link  Lester R. Brown www.earth-policy.org/books/fpep/fpepch1 Earth Policy Release Full Planet, Empty Plates April 9, 2013 …

How the Fed Could Fix the Economy—and Why It Hasn’t

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance

How the Fed Could Fix the Economy—and Why It Hasn’t Ellen Brown http://WebofDebt.com/articles February 24, 2013 Quantitative easing (QE) is supposed to stimulate the economy by adding money to the money supply, increasing demand. But so far, it hasn’t been working. Why not? Because as practiced for the last two decades, QE does not actually increase the circulating …

Green Transition Scoreboard August 2012 Press Release

Ethical Markets Green Prosperity

For Immediate Release ethical markets Media (USA and Brazil) PO Box 5190, St. Augustine, FL  32085 [email protected] phone 904.829.3140 PRIVATE R&D DRIVING GROWTH OF GLOBAL GREEN ECONOMY St. Augustine, FL, August 29, 2012 —  As of July 2012, $3.6 trillion has been privately invested in a greener, global economy, since …

Renewable News: LDK Solar Gets Portion of Debts Paid by China’s Xinyu Government

Ethical Markets Greentech

Asia Report: The Dawn of Japan’s Offshore Wind Era by Renewable Energy World Editors | July 16, 2012 | 1 Comment While solar is currently making the biggest renewable waves in Japan, the country is also moving quickly toward offshore wind, with the recent announcement that an offshore wind demonstration …

Today’s Study: The Growing Momentum Driving The Green Transition

kristy Green Prosperity, SRI/ESG News

NewEnergyNews Daily Headlines click here for main page: http://www.NewEnergyNews.net/ Today At Newenergynews, March 6: * Today’s Study: The Growing Momentum Driving The Green Transition * Quick News, March 6: Feds Put $180 Mil Into Ocean Wind; Swiss Sun Giant Sold To Japan; Fewer But Bigger Blackouts Last Year Yesterday * …

“Let there be green energy,” says Church of England

kristy Green Prosperity

“Let there be green energy,” says Church of England Ecotricity hooks up 450 properties to green electricity after being named Church of England’s preferred supplier READ» Stock market FTSE accelerates green push with new Carbon Strategy indices FTSE CDP Carbon Strategy indices launched for Australia, Europe and Japan READ» Suzuki …