Other News: Financial reform: Call to arms

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance

Financial reform: Call to arms   By Martin Wolf – Financial Times   Post-crisis efforts to bolster economies and create safer banks have only preserved a flawed system   The financial crises and the years of economic malaise that followed represent profound failures of the economy and of policy. Above …

European Energy Review

Jay Owen Resource Efficiency

Friday 19 July 2013 Welcome to our weekly Digest. In this free newsletter you will find an overview of all the articles published by EER in the previous week. To get access to the full content, you need to sign up as Premium Member. You can now try our Premium Membership for free for …

Circle of Blue and Institute for Globally Transformative Technologies Announce Choke Point: Index

Jay Owen Resource Efficiency, Earth Systems Science

Circle of Blue, a team of award-winning journalists and researchers reporting on water and other worldwide resource issues, and the Institute for Globally Transformative Technologies (LIGTT) at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, a pioneer in bringing scientific solutions to critical global problems, have partnered to create Choke Point: Index, the first …

SB Research Newsletter: Big Companies Increasing Climate Change Efforts While Suppliers Lag

Jay Owen Sustainability News

  February 13, 2012           Keeping You One Step Ahead of the Market FORWARD TO A FRIEND >      Home       News & Views       Research       Events       Digital Learning       Solutions                 Big Companies Increasing Climate Change Efforts While Suppliers Lag Experts see a world facing greater risks this year than …

Obama Rejects Keystone XL Pipeline

Ethical Markets Global Citizen, Sustainability News

When Big Oil threatened “huge political consequences”, our movement countered with a message of hope. Today, President Obama stood up for the generation that put him in office. Today is a victory for the thousands of people across the country who summoned every ounce of courage and creativity they could …

Statement on NLRB D.R. Horton Decision

kristy SRI/ESG News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 6, 2012 CONTACT: Zoe Bridges-Curry (202) 822-2127 [email protected] Statement on NLRB Decision in D.R. Horton Washington, D.C. – Today, American Rights at Work executive director Kimberly Freeman Brown issued the following statement in response to the National Labor Relations Board’s decision in D.R. Horton, Inc., which …

Education Leads to Lower Fertility and Increased Prosperity

kristy Trendspotting, Earth Systems Science

Education Leads to Lower Fertility and Increased Prosperity www.earth-policy.org/data_highlights/2011/highlights13 By Brigid Fitzgerald Reading Earth Policy Release Data Highlights May 12, 2011 As the world continues to add close to 80 million people each year, high population growth is running up against the limits of our finite planet, threatening global economic …

Chevron investors shrug off $8.6bn pollution fine

kristy Green Prosperity

Newsletter from Environmental Finance News Forestry/REDD+ webinar series A reminder that the first of four forest carbon and REDD+ webinars is next Thursday 24 February. Click here for details. ——————————————————————————– ——————————————————————————– Republicans to block Obama’s green spending plan? Renewable energy and energy efficiency were major winners in President Barack Obama’s …