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September 9, 2014 Socially aware investors turning to ‘green bonds’Source: Boston Globe
NEW YORK — Instead of lending to just the government or some faceless corporation, what if your bond mutual fund also helped to vaccinate kids around the world? Or helped finance a clean-water project or solar-energy farm?
Source: Climate Progress
The Environmental Protection Agency for the first time on Tuesday issued permits to allow a coal-fired power plant to capture its carbon dioxide emissions and inject them deep underground, a process that many hope could help...
September 5, 2014 California Set to Enact First Statewide Ban of Plastic BagsSource: Time
Amid hot partisan debate, California is poised to become the first U.S. state to ban single-use plastic bags, after Governor Jerry Brown said on Thursday that he expected to sign a bill nixing their use.
September 4, 2014 McDonald's "Best Of Green" Report Recognizes Environmental Innovations From Around the World
Wallstreet:online - The "Best of Green" selection committee included representatives from McDonald's, Business for Social Responsibility, Ceres, Conservation International, Foresight Design and World Wildlife Fund. Entries were...
September 2, 2014 California passes plastic bag ban, would be first such law in U.SSource: Reuters
The California state legislature enacted a ban on plastic grocery bags on Friday near the end of its two-year session, a measure that if signed into law would become the first of its kind in America
TMCnet - (î3BL Mediaî Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) by Alexis Raymond SOURCE: Cisco Systems Inc. DESCRIPTION:The growing amount of solid waste being added to landfills from product packaging is an environmental concern...
Source: Huff Post
Environmental Entrepreneurs' (E2's) just-released quarterly jobs report shows that the number of new clean energy and clean transportation jobs announced in the second quarter of this year doubled from the previous quarter.
August 28, 2014 London to get hybrid buses that could charge wirelesslySource: The Guardian
London’s fast-expanding green bus fleet is to receive a further boost, after Transport for London (TfL) announced on Wednesday the launch of a new trial to test four specially designed hybrid buses capable of wirelessly charging...
August 27, 2014 Germany's Expensive Gamble on Renewable EnergySource: Wall Street Journal
The Stromautobahn, as locals call it, won't carry Audis and BMW's BMW.XE -1.17% , but high-voltage electricity over hundreds of miles of aluminum and steel cables stretching from the North Sea to Germany's industrial...
Source: The Guardian
Big power stations in Europe could be redundant within 10-20 years as electric cars, cheaper batteries and new solar technologies transform the way electricity is generated, stored and distributed, say analysts at the world’s...
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