Paris Business Conference Weighs In On Climate Change

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May 21, 2015 - This week in Paris world business leaders have gathered to talk about climate change and investment. Two months ago 266 large investors responsible for managing $20 trillion U.S.

The "Rising Billions" Will Alter the Global Economy in the Next Decade

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April 6, 2015 - I'm currently reading Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler's book, Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth, and Impact

Why I Give Loans to Kiva

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March 23, 2015 - Today I got an update on one of my recent loans to the Asociacion De Agua Oriental - Eden Group, who raised just under $20,000 U.S.

The War Between Energy Utilities and Rooftop Solar

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March 9, 2015 - In an article posted on March 7, 2015 in the Washington Post,

New Organizations Emerge to Provide Policy and Strategies for Climate Change Adaptation

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March 3, 2015 - The 21st century is creating a whole new area of expertise and a business opportunity for organizations both private and public focused on mitigating and combating climate change.  Here is a brief overview of a few of these. If you know of others please let me know and I will endeavour to write about the work they are doing in this most important field.

Gizmos & Gadgets: Taking the eBike Market by Storm

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February 3, 2015 - On Indiegogo's crowdfunding site entrepreneurs abound all hoping that the latest gadget or application they create will get the attention of first adopters. Many fail but every once in awhile people's imaginations are captured by future Edisons.

A Merchant Vessel Hybrid Concept Called Vindskip

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January 17, 2015 - One of my readers sent me a link to a CNN news item about a ship design that incorporates an airfoil. Called the Vindskip (tm), which translates to windship, the entire structure acts like a sail.

British Energy Secretary Questions Value of Fossil Fuel Company Assets

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December 11, 2014 - "We're seeing a move from a carbon economy to a climate economy," stated

Bank of England to Formally Assess Risk from Fossil Fuel Company Unburnable Assets

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December 1, 2014 - As reported yesterday in The Financial Times, the former Governor of the Bank of Canada, Mark Carney, and now in that same role for the

Trends at Work: An Overview of Tomorrow’s Employment Ecosystem

Where will work be in the future? And where will workers be? The economic, social, and technological landscape is shifting rapidly. Here are some of the major trends altering the future workplace.

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