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March 31, 2016 New coal plants rise in 2015 despite falling consumptionSource: Carbon Brief
The fact that coal consumption has now declined for two consecutive years is a major factor in allowing carbon emissions to stall and perhaps fall in 2014 and 2015. An increasing number of plants are being retired, while many...
Source: Daily Caller
Obamacare enrollees have a high rate of certain serious illnesses, use more medical services and have higher medical costs according to a report released by health-insurance giant Blue Cross Blue Shield Association late Tuesday...
March 30, 2016 We're happier! Consumer confidence reboundsSource: USA Today
A closely watched index of Americans' perceptions of the economy and labor market rose to 96.2 from an upwardly revised 94 in February as their short-term outlook brightened, the Conference Board said Tuesday. Economists...
March 28, 2016 Record Renewable Energy Investment in 2015Source: Maritime Executive
Developing world investments in renewables topped those of developed nations for the first time in 2015, according to the Global Trends in Renewable Energy Investment 2016 report.
The U.S. ranked as the 13th happiest country overall in the 2016 report, while Denmark claimed the top spot. Crisis-wracked Burundi took the bottom spot in the ranking of more than 150 nations.
Supply Chain Diges - Why' While there are probably a number of factors, China's late 2001 entry into the World Trade Organization (WTO), which greatly reduced tariffs and duties on goods imported from China, has to be among the...
March 16, 2016 CEOs mixed on U.S. economic prospects
USA Today - CEOs from the nation's largest companies expect to step up investment but rein in hiring over the next six months, according to the Business Roundtable's first-quarter survey.
March 14, 2016 Large equity funds score poorly on sustainabilitySource: FT
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March 14, 2016 The Whole Trade Story
US News and World Report- Researchers trace the biggest specific losses in American manufacturing to China's entry into the World Trade Organization in 2001, which generated a wave of Chinese imports. MIT economist David Autor...
February 29, 2016 As sea levels rise, economic damage piles up even faster: studySource: Reuters
Extreme floods whipped up by storms will become ever more costly for cities as ocean levels edge up around the world's coasts in coming decades, they wrote in a study that could help guide governments budgeting to protect...
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