sábado, 27 de diciembre de 2008

The Gas Tax

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/12/27/opinion/27sat1.html

The Future of Labor

http://bloggingheads.tv/diavlogs/16661

Obama Completes His Cabinet

http://video.nytimes.com/video/playlist/politics/1194811622221/index.html

Obama Announces Salazar and Vilsack

http://video.nytimes.com/video/2008/12/17/us/politics/1194835808070/obama-announces-salazar-and-vilsack.html?scp=1&sq=Obama%20Announces%20Salazar%20and%20Vilsack&st=cse

With aid from the state, Californians warm to rooftop solar power

http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-solarbucks27-2008dec27,0,2027046.story

Upgrade to power grid wise investment

http://www.theolympian.com/207/story/706807.html

miércoles, 24 de diciembre de 2008

Bush signs pension funding relief bill

http://www.usnews.com/blogs/planning-to-retire/2008/12/23/president-bush-signs-pension-relief-bill.html

Don’t touch 401(k)s, ICI president Stevens says!!!

http://www.pionline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20081219/REG/812199985/1005

Don't scrap 401(k)s, ICI president says!!!

http://www.ici.org/statements/remarks/08_npc_stevens_video.html

Starbucks may not match 401(k) contributions in 2009

http://www.usatoday.com/money/economy/employment/2008-12-23-starbucks-401k_N.htm

GenCorp freezes DB plan, suspends match

http://www.pionline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20081222/DAILY/812229985/1032/ONLINENEWS

Kemet suspends 401(k) match

http://www.pionline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20081223/DAILY/812239973

viernes, 19 de diciembre de 2008

UNITED NATIONS-Partnerships Report 2008

http://www.un.org/partnerships/Docs/Final%20Report.pdf

UNITED NATIONS & Business Interface-Your Business Door to the UN

http://unbeta.globalhand.org/en

EPA Eases Emissions Regulations for New Power Plants

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/12/18/
AR2008121803687.html

State PUC approves $1.9-billion Sunrise Powerlink

http://www.latimes.com/news/science/environment/
la-fi-sunrise19-2008dec19,0,6419254.story

Could the Electric Grid Support Far More Wind and Solar?

http://blog.wired.com/wiredscience/2008/12/could-the-elect.html

Green jobs really on the way? New U.S. solar plants announced this week

http://blogs.reuters.com/environment/2008/12/18/green-jobs-really-on-the-way-new-us-solar-plants-announced-this-week/

sábado, 13 de diciembre de 2008

CII-Corporate Governance Reform Advocacy Letter

http://www.cii.org/UserFiles/file/resource%20center/correspondence/2008/CII%20Corporate%20Governance%20Reform%20Advocacy%20Letter.pdf

AMERICAN BENEFITS COUNCIL-New Standars for Executive Compensation

http://www.americanbenefitscouncil.org/documents/
bankingcomm_letter092308.pdf

AMERICAN BENEFITS COUNCIL-Companies Letter to Congress on Needed Pension Funding Reform

http://www.americanbenefitscouncil.org/documents/
multiindustry_fundingletter120808.pdf

AMERICAN BENEFITS COUNCIL- Actuarial/Consultant Letters to Congress Regarding Reform Pension Funding Issues

http://www.americanbenefitscouncil.org/documents/
funding_actuaryletter_finance120808.pdf

AMERICAN BENEFITS COUNCIL-Letter to House Ways and Means Committee on Needed Pension Funding Reform

http://www.americanbenefitscouncil.org/documents/
pensionfunding_groupletter102908.pdf

CERES-Ranking of Consumer & Tech Companies on Climate Change Strategies

http://www.hastingsgroupmedia.com/Ceres/RiskMetricscorpgovclimate121108.wma

CERES-Corporate Governance and Climate Change:Consumer and Technology Companies

http://www.ceres.org/Document.Doc?id=398

U.S. Plans to Sign Nuclear Pact With U.A.E.

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB122904102094400097.html

Green Is the New Color of Lobbying

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB122913358087103611.html

viernes, 12 de diciembre de 2008

jueves, 11 de diciembre de 2008

H.R. 7327 "Pension Relief and Technical Corrections"

http://waysandmeans.house.gov/media/pdf/110/hr7327.pdf

And on Wednesday, Gordon saved the world!

http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/cartoon/2008/dec/11/gordon-brown-world

Stimulating Ideas To Create Green Jobs

http://energy.senate.gov/public/index.cfm?FuseAction=PressReleases.Detail&PressRelease_id=58d95ce3-135c-4e51-98ba-96633694183d&Month=12&Year=2008&Party=0

Alleged ERISA breaches investigated

http://globalpensions.com/showPage.html?page=gp_display_news&tempPageId=830657

House Passes Bill to Change 401(k) Requirements for Retirees

http://www.usnews.com/blogs/planning-to-retire/2008/12/11/house-passes-bill-to-change-401k-requirements-for-retirees.html

Berlusconi Threatens to Play ‘Bad Guy’ and Veto EU Climate Deal

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601130&sid=aGhpwQsvUZW8

U.S. Transition Hampers Talks on Climate Change

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/12/11/world/europe/11climate.html

Money and Lobbyists Hurt European Efforts to Curb Gases

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/12/11/business/worldbusiness/11carbon.html

Canarias lanza un plan de internacionalización de las empresas dedicadas a las energías renovables

http://www.energias-renovables.com/paginas/Contenidosecciones.asp?ID=14&Cod=15429

US CHAMBER-Gov. Edward Rendell on Infrastructure

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uxxng9ut5ZM

A Green Recovery: Tom Friedman, Carol Browner & Gov Ed Rendell

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ep1639bvkmE

miércoles, 10 de diciembre de 2008

UK seeks more power for State in energy industry

http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/industry_sectors/utilities/article5315428.ece?&EMC-Bltn=NOTEY9

Costs exclude thousands from fuel poverty aid

http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/industry_sectors/utilities/article5309802.ece

Solar for the EU's Poor, but No Budget

http://www.businessweek.com/globalbiz/content/dec2008/gb2008125_090448.htm

ERIC Warns Congress about Inaction on Pension Funding Relief

http://www.eric.org/forms/documents/DocumentFormPublic/view?id=1646200000066

Norwegian Ethical Guidelines for the Government Pension Fund

http://www.responsible-investor.com/images/uploads/resources/
research/21214492869Albright_Group_Ethical_Guidelines.pdf

martes, 9 de diciembre de 2008

Obama, Gore talk energy, the environment

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/28128903/

Obama says climate change a matter of national security

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE4B86R920081209

U.S.-China-India Innovation Partnerships Conference-Scalable Renewals in Climate Change/Clean Energy Symposium

http://www.marketwatch.com/news/story/Dr-Ashok-Sood-Magnolia-Solar/story.aspx?guid=%7B4715657F-AAFC-4773-9B65-A149F7B83A61%7D

The Green Machine

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/12/08/AR2008120803569.html

Can U.S. cultivate a 'green collar economy'?

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21134540/vp/28068352#28068352

Oil Giants could soon face lawsuits over Climate

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2008/dec/09/oil-business-climate-change-flooding

lunes, 8 de diciembre de 2008

Jones May Be Star of Obama Foreign Policy Team!!:SLEEPING WITH THE ENEMY?

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=newsarchive&sid=aNRuZm0kH8nQ

Testimony regarding investments in clean energy and natural resources projects and programs to create green jobs and to stimulate the economy

http://energy.senate.gov/public/index.cfm?FuseAction=Hearings.Hearing&Hearing_ID=f950a2d8-bd94-5d1f-ec07-a93bf518e2e5

Temporary IRA Distribution Suspension Act of 2008

http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/getdoc.cgi?dbname=110_cong_bills&docid=f:h7277ih.txt.pdf

Boxer Statement for Press Event on Blueprint for Economic Recovery, Infrastructure Investment and Energy Independence

http://epw.senate.gov/public/index.cfm?FuseAction=Majority.PressReleases&ContentRecord_id=182044f4-802a-23ad-49d3-0da33297c676&Designation=Majority

Transition's Timing Hits Climate Talks

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/
2008/12/07/AR2008120702426.html

Solar Energy Fuels Domestic Job Growth:A Blueprint for Job Creation and Economic Security

http://www.seia.org/galleries/pdf/SEIA%20Policy%20Priorities%2012.3.08.pdf

America must end its denial about gas taxes

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/
2008/12/07/AR2008120702089.html

Investor Statement on a Global Agreement on Climate Change

http://www.iigcc.org/docs/PDF/Public/InvestorPolicyStatement8Dec08.pdf

Solar industry pleads for more federal help

http://washington.bizjournals.com/washington/othercities/sacramento/stories/
2008/12/01/daily46.html

Obama May Revamp Tax Credits to Spur Green-Energy Investments

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601130&sid=aRaAiksFZo7g

The Poznań Communiqué on Climate Change

http://www.poznancommunique.com/downloads/poznancommunique.pdf

Obama´s Girls School-Toxic Air and America´s Schools

http://content.usatoday.com/news/nation/environment/smokestack/school/112213

Schwarzenegger tells U.N.: Green rules help markets

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE4B71YS20081208

IBM, Harvard want your PC for solar power study

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE4B70QS20081208

sábado, 6 de diciembre de 2008

CHINA Goes Green-a mega market in the making

http://www.ft.com/cms/885d7916-e3aa-11dc-8799-0000779fd2ac.html?
_i_referralObject=945921551&fromSearch=n

The heat is on

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/429574ba-b9c4-11dd-99dc-0000779fd18c.html

Obama turns focus to energy, agriculture, trade

http://www.reuters.com/article/politicsNews/idUSTRE4B46DV20081205

Reinsurers and Climate Change:US Insurance Tax Bill (HR 6969)

http://www.abir.bm/downloads/ProtectionistUSInsuranceTaxBillIntroduced.pdf

NASRA/NCTR: MARKET DECLINES AND PUBLIC PENSIONS

http://www.nasra.org/resources/NASRA_NCTR_ISSUE_BRIEF0812.pdf

Car Dealer Says Automakers Should End Lawsuits

http://greeninc.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/12/05/
car-dealer-says-automakers-should-end-lawsuits/

Energy Goals a Moving Target for States

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/12/05/business/05power.html

jueves, 4 de diciembre de 2008

Households won't be reimbursed for solar energy

http://www.smh.com.au/news/environment/energy-smart/households-wont-be-reimbursed-for-solar-energy/2008/12/03/1228257139076.html

Pension funds survey managers on climate risk

http://www.pionline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20081204/DAILY/812049992

Sen. Snowe To Introduce Pension Withdrawal Measure

http://snowe.senate.gov/public/index.cfm?FuseAction=PressRoom.PressReleases&ContentRecord_id=feafacd1-802a-23ad-45b2-da7ce677c0bc

German environment minister plans talks over power financing

http://www.reuters.com/article/GCA-GreenBusiness/idUSTRE4B33V620081204

Efficient Thin-Film Solar Cells-The first prototype cell to use photonic crystals looks promising

http://www.technologyreview.com/energy/21755/?a=f

US Map of Participating Mayors-902 Mayors have joined the U.S. Mayors Climate Protection Agreement

http://usmayors.org/climateprotection/ClimateChange.asp

Obama faces pressure on offshore drilling

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/1208/16096.html

EPIA-Solar for over One Billion People and Two Million Jobs by 2020

http://www.epia.org/fileadmin/EPIA_docs/documents/
EPIA_SG_V_ENGLISH_FULL_Sept2008.pdf

Proposal Ties Economic Stimulus to Energy Plan

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/12/04/us/politics/04green.html

China, U.S. to Sign Energy-Conservation, Water Quality Accords

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601130&sid=aQvzVh2BdqyU&refer=environment

Open Letter to CEOs of SEC-Registered Firms

http://sec.gov/about/offices/ocie/ceoletter.htm

Pension giant pushes for social responsibility

http://www.businessday.co.za/articles/topstories.aspx?ID=BD4A893428

Environmentalists Fight E.P.A. Rule

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/12/04/us/04mining.html

miércoles, 3 de diciembre de 2008

AEP studies transmission lines for renewable power

http://www.reuters.com/article/rbssIndustryMaterialsUtilitiesNews/idUSN0227398220081203

Obama Drops Windfall Profits Tax for Oil and Gas Industry

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/lloyd-chapman/obama-drops-windfall-prof_b_147723.html

UPDATED: 150 Solar Startups, Part 1

http://greenlight.greentechmedia.com/2008/11/30/150-solar-start-ups-part-1-752/

Solar a Bust in Spain

http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/solar-a-bust-in-spain--5297.html

VIDEO: Rendell and Obama discuss energy initiatives Tuesday in Philadelphia

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21134540/vp/28019417#28019417

Solar thermal projects gather steam -- and opposition

http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-bigsolar3-2008dec03,0,2706469.story

A Solar Boost for the Sunshine State

http://greeninc.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/12/02/a-solar-boost-for-the-sunshine-state/

martes, 2 de diciembre de 2008

Top U.S. Court May Back Power Plants, EPA on Clean-Water Rules

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601130&sid=abZ0.71hIk.g&refer=environment

International Climate Change Programs: Lessons Learned from the European Union's Emissions Trading Scheme and the Kyoto Protocol's CDM

http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d09151.pdf

EU rethink on pollution permits

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/a768d77c-c010-11dd-9222-0000779fd18c.html

Federal jury clears Chevron of Nigeria abuses

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5jK5tAMU8DLLx1A8OMM0IzxTh2ZTwD94QI1001

NAM-Alien Tort Statute

http://www.nam.org/PolicyIssueInformation/InfrastructureLegalRegulatoryPolicy/PolicyIssues/AlienTortStatute.aspx

James L. Jones' energy views worry some environmentalists

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/washingtondc/la-na-jones2-2008dec02,0,1167203.story

Jones gives hope to energy companies?

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/1208/16101.html

Regulate global warming now, urge attorneys general

http://ag.ca.gov/cms_attachments/press/pdfs/n1635_multistate_comment_letter.pdf

Ex-bad boy China praised at climate talks

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5gyiqERz7Omdj2btdOtgE0OlDK8ngD94QIK000

CHINA-Country has 'key role' on climate

http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/bizchina/2008-12/02/content_7260304.htm

Edison's rooftop solar project powers up

http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-sunroof2-2008dec02,0,3036433.story

Obama Embraces ‘Green Path’ in Stimulus Plan to Aid Environment

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601130&sid=aGZs6vevDXyg&refer=environment

The War on Carbon Heats Up Globally, but Strategies for Change Remain Local

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB122817626182370653.html

miércoles, 26 de noviembre de 2008

US CHAMBER-CONTRIBUTIONS Political Action Committee Names

http://disclosures.house.gov/lc/lcxmlrelease/2008/MM/700068878.xml

NAM-Clean Air and Water Quality ( EPA REGULATIONS )

http://disclosures.house.gov/ld/pdfform.aspx?id=300105290

US CHAMBER-$ 20,600,000 in Lobbying Activities ( General Pension and Retirement issues )

http://disclosures.house.gov/ld/pdfform.aspx?id=300103632

US CHAMBER-Legal reform institute spent $9M lobbying in 3Q

http://www.forbes.com/feeds/ap/2008/11/24/ap5735066.html

Express Your Concern to the EPA about ANPR

http://www.bipac.net/issue_alert.asp?g=nam&issue=EPA_ANWR&parent=NAM

ATT-telecommuting, teleconferencing and other services could help slash emissions and boost the economy

http://www.att.com/Common/merger/files/pdf/sustainability/EPA_ANPRM.pdf

Carbon regulation could "cripple" Texas: Perry

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE4AP09920081126

White House Prods Allies to Oppose Limits on Greenhouse Gases

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/11/25/AR2008112502743.html

A subsidy-free policy for green energy and innovation?-GOOD COMMENTS:two biggest subsidies that the government gives to oil and coal!

http://www.knowledgeproblem.com/archives/002743.html

Robert Redford On Rachel Maddow Show: Redford Criticizes Bush Environmental Moves (VIDEO)

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/11/25/robert-redford-on-rachel_n_146234.html

Vatican set to go green with huge solar panel roof

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE4AO8C820081125

martes, 25 de noviembre de 2008

Obama Is Ready to Move On a Clean-Energy Economy

http://e360.yale.edu/content/feature.msp?id=2089

A Gift to Energy Independence or Big Oil?

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/11/24/AR2008112402394.html

Judge: Automakers cannot block RI emission rules

http://www.forbes.com/feeds/ap/2008/11/25/ap5742284.html

UK House of Lords-The Economics of Renewable Energy Report

http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/ld200708/ldselect/ldeconaf/195/19502.htm

US CHAMBER-Congress Should Pass Pension Provisions Now

http://chamberpost.typepad.com/files/081117_multiindustry_pensionfunding_congress.pdf

Villaraigosa unveils solar plan for Los Angeles

http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-solar25-2008nov25,0,2714480.story

G.M.’s Pension Fund Stays Afloat, Against the Odds

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/25/business/25auto.html

lunes, 24 de noviembre de 2008

Midnight Regulations

http://www.propublica.org/special/midnight-regulations/

Issuance of Agency Regulations at the End of the Administration

http://www.ombwatch.org/regs/PDFs/BoltenMemo050908.pdf

SELECT COMMITTEE ON ENERGY INDEPENDENCE AND GLOBAL WARMING-FINAL STAFF REPORT FOR THE 110TH CONGRESS

http://globalwarming.house.gov/tools/3q08materials/files/0064.pdf

Greener thinking for the poorest cities

http://www.economist.com/world/international/
displayStory.cfm?story_id=12666662

Plan sponsors faring well in fee lawsuits

http://www.workforce.com/section/00/article/25/96/72.php

AUSTRALIA-Renewable Energy (Electricity) Amendment (Feed-in-Tariff) Bill 2008

http://www.aph.gov.au/Senate/committee/eca_ctte/renewable_energy/report/index.htm

AUSTRALIA-New South Wales to Start Bonus Payment System for Solar Power

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601130&sid=a2WryyJrRSPM

Spain city sets up solar cemetery

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/7745673.stm

Energy Priorities for the Next Congress

http://energy.senate.gov/public/index.cfm?FuseAction=PressReleases.Detail&PressRelease_id=f9032d6a-3f9b-469c-bb64-bee84af7fb22&Month=11&Year=2008&Party=0

L'Afrique veut peser davantage dans la négociation sur le climat

http://www.lemonde.fr/planete/article/2008/11/21/l-afrique-veut-peser-davantage-dans-la-negociation-sur-le-climat_1121520_3244.html#ens_id=1099506

A Toolkit for Foundations and Individual Investors:Harnessing Your Investments to Help Solve the Climate Crisis

http://www.ceres.org/Document.Doc?&id=383

EPA, with White House nudge, eases rule on lead emissions

http://www.latimes.com/news/science/environment/la-na-epa24-2008nov24,0,463461.story

Power in the desert: solar towers will harness sunshine of southern Spain

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2008/nov/24/andalucia-spain-renewable-energy-technology

domingo, 23 de noviembre de 2008

Inside the Transition: YOUR thoughts on energy and the environment

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WigjhUkbr5g

2.5 million jobs

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m17pz0R_qZo&eurl

A green economy could be ours

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2008/nov/21/banking-crisis

Retirees hit by "longevity risk"

http://www.reuters.com/article/lifestyleMolt/idUSTRE4AK3X720081121

Solar power magnate’s bold bid for ailing carmaker

http://blogs.reuters.com/environment/2008/11/19/solar-power-magnates-bold-bid-for-ailing-carmaker/

Navigating the Intersection of Telecommuting and Wage-and-Hour Law

http://www.employmentblawg.com/2008/seminar-helps-employers-navigate-the-intersection-of-telecommuting-and-labor-law/

US CHAMBER-Climate Change Theology and Reality

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1nXlrUKu86k&eurl

sábado, 22 de noviembre de 2008

US Senate-Downloadable Lobbying Databases

http://www.senate.gov/legislative/Public_Disclosure/database_download.htm

Green-collar army recruits for the solar boom

http://www.smh.com.au/news/environment/global-warming/greencollar-army-recruits-for-the-solar-boom/2008/10/30/1224956238447.html

Climate disaster awaits aged, poor

http://www.smh.com.au/news/environment/global-warming/climate-disaster-awaits-aged-poor/2008/11/17/1226770355976.html

Oil lobby pushes energy agenda

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/1108/15839.html

Cities key to climate change outcome

http://www.lawyersweekly.com.au/articles/Cities-key-to-climate-change-outcome_z431283.htm

Evidence for the prosecution

http://www.lawyersweekly.com.au/articles/Evidence-for-the-prosecution_z203211.htm

The Real Reason to Subsidize Solar

http://blogs.tnr.com/tnr/blogs/environmentandenergy/archive/2008/11/21/the-real-reason-to-subsidize-solar.aspx

Ethics panel issues inauguration warning

http://thehill.com/leading-the-news/ethics-panel-issues-inauguration-warning-2008-11-20.html

Boxer Announces Action Plan on Global Warming

http://epw.senate.gov/public/index.cfm?FuseAction=Majority.PressReleases&ContentRecord_id=bb28fac6-802a-23ad-475a-fd8b6f1152b8&Designation=Majority

New Rule Would Discount Warming as Risk Factor for Species

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/11/20/AR2008112003465.html

jueves, 20 de noviembre de 2008

White House Pushes Through a Flurry of Rule Changes Sought by Business

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB122714583954143319.html

The United Nations Climate Change Conference in Poznań, 1-12 December 2008

http://unfccc.int/meetings/cop_14/items/4481.php

Waxman dethrones Dingell as chairman

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/1108/15822.html

Joe Biden on Solar

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7rXyTRT-NZg

The U.S. Chamber of Chicken Littles

http://www.hastingsgroupmedia.com/111708NRDCMIrenewableclimateprebuttal.wma

Inside the Transition: Meet members of the Energy & Environment Policy Transition Team

http://change.gov/newsroom/entry/inside_the_transition_meet_the_energy_environment_policy_transition_team/

PUC chairman backs Sunrise Powerlink transmission line

http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-sempra20-2008nov20,0,4449452.story

Nike, Starbucks, others form clean-energy coalition BICEP

http://www.usatoday.com/money/industries/energy/environment/2008-11-19-clean-energy-coalition-bicep_N.htm

SEC Fair Value Accounting Standards

http://sec.gov/spotlight/fairvalue.htm

SEC Improves Disclosure for Mutual Fund Investors

http://sec.gov/news/press/2008/2008-275.htm

Aussie miners turn to solar tower power

http://www.reuters.com/article/GCA-GreenBusiness/idUSTRE4AJ32D20081120

miércoles, 19 de noviembre de 2008

Canada wants North America cap-and-trade system

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE4AI70120081119

BLM Finalizes Rules That Could Add Billions of Barrels of Oil to U.S. Supply

http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2008/pdf/E8-27025.pdf

BLM Issues New Rules for Oil Shale Development: Last Minute Bush Administration Environmental Trashing?

http://www.blm.gov/wo/st/en/info/newsroom/2008/november/NR_11_17_2008.html

Automakers must cut emissions in return for federal money,Attorney General Say

http://www.legalnewsline.com/news/217422-automakers-must-cut-emissions-in-return-for-federal-money-ags-say

Readers to Obama: 10 Earthly Ideas on a Budget

http://dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/11/19/readers-to-obama-10-earthly-ideas-on-a-budget/

SOLAR WORLD rescue Automakers?

http://www.reuters.com/article/GCA-GreenBusiness/idUSTRE4AI3LO20081119

California seeks one third renewable power by 2020-Sunrise Powerlink Transmission Project

http://docs.cpuc.ca.gov/efile/ALT/93073.pdf

martes, 18 de noviembre de 2008

Bingaman wants ‘streamlined’ climate bill, research funding

http://thehill.com/business--lobby/bingaman-wants-streamlined-climate-bill-research-funding-2008-11-17.html

Lobbying Spending to Surpass $3 Billion in 2008

http://undertheinfluence.nationaljournal.com/2008/11/lobbying-spending-to-surpass-3.php

Will Bush's Parting Shots Help Or Hurt?

http://energy.nationaljournal.com/2008/11/bush-final-regulations.php

Zero-carbon home: 'Solar panels on the roof provide for everything'

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/audio/2008/nov/14/zero-carbon-green-energy

Texan residents getting a shock from their electric bills

http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/hotstories/6118069.html

Texas State urged to get behind ‘clean tech’

http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/business/6118005.html

Obama vows climate action despite financial crisis

http://change.gov/newsroom/entry/president_elect_obama_promises_new_chapter_on_climate_change/