Amgen announces withdrawal from ALEC

kristy SRI/ESG News

Dear Colleagues: As you know, in the aftermath of the 2010 U.S Supreme Court Citizens United decision, concerned investors and advocates have participated in hundreds of discussions with companies about best disclosure practices for political spending and lobbying. In these engagements we have highlighted our belief that a company’s public …

Worldwide, people want more renewable energy

kristy Green Prosperity

Global Consumer Wind Energy Study: Consumers want more renewable energy June 29, 2011 (Regulacion Eolica con Vehiculos Electricos) “…[According to] Vestas / TNS Gallup Findings…90 percent of consumers worldwide want more renewable energy. 65 percent prefer to purchase brands produced using wind energy. 53 percent in China and 7 percent …

ACORE Releases Updated State-by-State Report on Renewable Energy for 2011

kristy Greentech

A publication from American Council on Renewable Energy Contact: Turner Houston [email protected] (202)393-0001 x7552 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 8, 2011 ACORE Releases Updated State-by-State Report on Renewable Energy for 2011 Report an Executive Summary of Information on State Renewable Energy Policies, Markets, Projects and Finance March 8, 2011 — The …

Calvert Press Release urging the SEC to press for the highest possible disclosure for oil, gas, and mining companies

kristy SRI/ESG News

CALVERT TO SEC: INSIST ON MEANINGFUL TRANSPARENCY IN DISCLOSURE OF PAYMENTS MADE TO GOVERNMENTS BY OIL, GAS AND MINING COMPANIES Calvert Continues to Press for Disclosure of Material Information for Extractives Investors; Era of Dwindling Resources Make Tax, Reputational and Other Risks Even Greater Concerns. BETHESDA, MD.///March 2, 2010///As the …