jueves, 30 de abril de 2009

Jean de la Fontaine-The Wolf and the Dog

http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/The_Wolf_and_the_Dog

HouseS of GOD go green

http://washingtontimes.com/news/2009/apr/30/houses-of-god-go-green/

SOLAR Stock Index

http://www.photon-magazine.com/ppvx/index.htm

Solar Stocks Look Ripe!?

http://seekingalpha.com/article/133341-solar-stocks-look-ripe

Solaria suscribe un acuerdo estratégico para entrar en los mercados AFRICANOS

http://www.cnmv.es/asp/em/hs/HsDescripcionHS_OC.asp?Tipo=HS&Numero=107543

WORLD BANK SOLAR projects in AFRICA!

http://web.worldbank.org/external/projects/main?menuPK=225435&theSitePK=40941&pagePK=223716&piPK=95917&query=SOLAR&status=ALL&regioncode=1&countrycode=ALL&sector=LE&majorsector=&prodline=ALL&lendinstrtype=ALL&lendinstr=ALL&majorthemeid=ALL&themeid=ALL&prodlinetype=ALL&goalid=ALL&metathemeid=ALL&startyr=ALL&endyr=ALL&env=ALL&sortby=BOARDSORTDATE&pagesize=10&sortorder=DESC&match=all&tlupi=&costcenter=&cctype=req&networkcode=ALL&sectorboard=ALL&reporttype=ALL&outputtype=ALL&outpdtline=ALL

Obama's green jobs foreman ( VIDEO )

http://money.cnn.com/video/fortune/2009/04/22/fortune.bg.vanjones.fortune/

Implementation of Renewable Energy in the Emerging Markets of AFRICA, Latin America and the Caribbean

http://www.reem09.net/conf_agenda.php

Emerging Markets Offer Opportunity, Challenge for Renewables!!!

http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/emerging-markets-offer-opportunity-challenge-for-renewable-energy-6096.html

Solar Tech: Not JUST on the Roof Anymore

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/30/business/businessspecial2/30solar.html

miércoles, 29 de abril de 2009

US CHAMBER-Impact on the Economy of the Climate Provision in the Obama Administration’s FY 2010 Budget Proposal

http://www.uschamber.com/publications/reports/090428_climateprovision.htm

Climate bill has some on edge

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0409/21828.html

Solar Power, 24 Hours A Day--Here's How

http://blogs.tnr.com/tnr/blogs/environmentandenergy/archive/2009/04/27/solar-power-24-hours-a-day-here-s-how.aspx

Spain plugs in world's largest solar tower

http://green.yahoo.com/blog/ecogeek/1057/spain-plugs-in-world-s-largest-solar-tower.html

En 2008 las energías renovables aportaron el 20,5% de la producción eléctrica neta en España

http://www.mityc.es/es-ES/GabinetePrensa/NotasPrensa/Paginas/balanceenergetico0409.aspx

Industria obligará a las eléctricas a dar luz gratis a 4 millones de clientes

http://www.expansion.com/accesible/2009/04/28/empresasenergia/1240952833.html

Promises about Energy on the Obameter-In the Works...

http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/promises/subjects/energy/

FINANCE LEADERS RELEASE HEALTH CARE REFORM POLICY OPTIONS-Public comments should be directed to Health_Reform@finance‐dem.senate.gov

http://finance.senate.gov/press/Bpress/2009press/prb042809.pdf

Lawmakers Debate Tax on Health Benefits

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB124028392592438055.html

Introducing the Reuters Global Green Portfolio?

http://blogs.reuters.com/environment/2009/04/28/introducing-the-reuters-global-green-portfolio/

Tips for Your 401K in Turbulent Times-GREEN PORTFOLIO?

http://abcnews.go.com/Video/playerIndex?id=7442703

Empowering Workers to Rebuild America’s Economy and Longer-Term Competitiveness: Green Skills Training for Workers ( VIDEO )

http://help.senate.gov/Hearings/2009_04_21/2009_04_21.html

The Largest PRIVATE Pension Plans

http://www.nytimes.com/imagepages/2009/04/24/business/24pensions.graf01.ready.html

BAUCUS EXPLORES OPTIONS TO STREAMLINE ENERGY TAX SYSTEM

http://finance.senate.gov/press/Gpress/2009/prg042309b.pdf

Technology Neutrality? in Energy Tax: Issues and Options

http://finance.senate.gov/sitepages/hearing042309.htm

martes, 28 de abril de 2009

CASTILLA-LA MANCHA ASPIRA A CONVERTIRSE EN LA REGIÓN EUROPEA LÍDER EN GENERACIÓN DE ENERGÍAS RENOVABLES

http://www.jccm.es/prensa/nota.phtml?cod=32531

UNFCCC-Submissions by Parties

http://unfccc.int/meetings/ad_hoc_working_groups/lca/items/4578.php

China, India Seek $200 Billion in Climate-Change Aid

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601130&sid=alBRKKFUs4mM

Draft climate proposals reveal split on new pact

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE53R51420090428

STATE-Remarks at the Major Economies Forum on Energy and Climate

http://www.state.gov/secretary/rm/2009a/04/122240.htm

STATE-Making Climate Change Central to U.S. Foreign Policy

http://blogs.state.gov/index.php/entries/climate_change_central/

FairPensions unveils scheme ESG performance

http://globalpensions.com/showPage.html?page=gp_display_news&tempPageId=854341

WHITEHOUSE-Update on Lobbyist Contacts Regarding the Recovery Act

http://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/09/04/26/Update-on-Lobbyist-Contacts-Regarding-the-Recovery-Act/

Obama’s Call to CREATE!!!, Not Just Consume ( VIDEO )

http://edg1.vcall.com/video/nas/launch.asp

Home Green Home: Affordable Green Living ( VIDEO )

http://video.nytimes.com/video/2009/04/27/business/energy-environment/1194839823179/home-green-home-affordable-green-living.html

domingo, 26 de abril de 2009

Solar Panels with Help From the State ( VIDEO )

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21134540/vp/30143607#30353908

Electric car pumps energy back into grid

http://www.smh.com.au/environment/energy-smart/electric-car--pumps-energy-back-into-grid-20090424-ahgj.html

How to get started with solar power!!!!

http://green.yahoo.com/blog/daily_green_news/39/how-to-get-started-with-solar-power.html;_ylt=AudAn9g9nYfDHK0pyibFULOAV8cX

Energy bill discussed in house hearing-Panel 3 ( VIDEO )

http://www.c-span.org/Watch/watch.aspx?MediaId=Energy-R-17690

Energy bill discussed in house hearing-Panel 2 ( VIDEO )

http://www.c-span.org/Watch/watch.aspx?MediaId=Energy-R-17733

Energy bill discussed in house hearing-Panel 1 ( VIDEO )

http://www.c-span.org/Watch/watch.aspx?MediaId=Energy-R-17723

Op-Ed by Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis: Building the American Clean Energy Economy

http://www.whitehouse.gov/the_press_office/Op-Ed-by-Secretary-of-Energy-Steven-Chu-and-Secretary-of-Labor-Hilda-Solis-Building-the-American-Clean-Energy-Economy/

viernes, 24 de abril de 2009

BUSINESS ROUNDTABLE-Healthcare Reform,Health IT and ERISAAA!!!

http://disclosures.house.gov/ld/pdfform.aspx?id=300165682

BUSINESS ROUNDTABLE-Increasing Supply of Energy,Responsible Climate Policy,Energy Efficiency and Conservation

http://disclosures.house.gov/ld/pdfform.aspx?id=300130829

BUSINESS ROUNDTABLE-Proxy Access Issues,Executive Compensation and Shareholder Votes

http://disclosures.house.gov/ld/pdfform.aspx?id=300163951

BUSINESS ROUNDTABLE-Executive Compensation and Proxy Access

http://disclosures.house.gov/ld/pdfform.aspx?id=300162087

US CHAMBER-International Trade Issues!

http://disclosures.house.gov/ld/pdfform.aspx?id=300157759

The Nexus of Climate Change and Trade:Don’t Break the Rules!!!!?

http://www.uschamber.com/NR/rdonlyres/erjkfi7mmrdji45d4twkrlepvs7q7utjxhjfngv66iukmevldyacfjcahuwo6ehalglywerrefvbhkcexusth7uysqh/IPB5ClimateChangeandTrade.pdf

Advisers to Industry Group Weigh In on Warming ( Discuss This Document!!! )

http://documents.nytimes.com/global-climate-coalition-aiam-climate-change-primer#p=1

Industry Ignored Its Scientists on Climate

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/24/science/earth/24deny.html

LA County Solar Map!!!!

http://lacounty.solarmap.org/

Good candidate for solar power? L.A. County map shows hot spots

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2009/04/interactive-solar-map-of-la-county.html

San Diego’s Revolutionary Solar Plan

http://cleantechnica.com/2009/04/17/san-diegos-revolutionary-solar-plan/

El Gobierno de Castilla-La Mancha y REE suscriben un convenio para garantizar el desarrollo energético y económico de la Región

http://www.jccm.es/prensa/nota.phtml?cod=32483

Clean??? Coal Dilemma

http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=4964182n

The 401k Fallout

http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=4955194n

Your 401k: A Trillion Gone?

http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=4952834n

El PE propone que los edificios produzcan su propia energía a partir de 2019

http://www.europarl.europa.eu/news/expert/infopress_page/051-54164-111-04-17-909-20090422IPR54163-21-04-2009-2009-false/default_es.htm

Communications Networks and Consumer Privacy: Recent Developments

http://energycommerce.house.gov/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1590:energy-and-commerce-subcommittee-hearing-on-communications-networks-and-consumer-privacy-recent-developments&catid=134:subcommittee-on-communications-technology-and-the-internet&Itemid=74

Communications Networks and Consumer Privacy: Recent Developments

http://energycommerce.house.gov/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1590:energy-and-commerce-subcommittee-hearing-on-communications-networks-and-consumer-privacy-recent-developments&catid=134:subcommittee-on-communications-technology-and-the-internet&Itemid=74

jueves, 23 de abril de 2009

NATIONAL COMMISSION ON ENERGY POLICY-Climate Policy and Energy-Intensive Manufacturing Report

http://www.energycommission.org/ht/a/GetDocumentAction/i/10274

Electricity Sector Wants 40 Percent of Emission Permits Free

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601130&sid=a3PSDwYKNDTY

A plan to ease climate bill's impact on manufacturers

http://www.nytimes.com/cwire/2009/04/23/23climatewire-a-plan-to-ease-climate-bills-impact-on-manuf-10645.html

US CHAMBER-Climate Change 101 - An Earth Day Primer

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

NERC-To ensure the Reliability of the Bulk Power System

http://www.nerc.com/files/IVGTF_Report_041609.pdf

Energy Regulatory Chief Says New Coal, Nuclear Plants May Be Unnecessary

http://www.nytimes.com/gwire/2009/04/22/22greenwire-no-need-to-build-new-us-coal-or-nuclear-plants-10630.html

Los regantes piden más facilidades para producir energías renovables

http://www.agrocope.com/noticias.php?id=97146&comu=&ztipo=5

National League Cities-Green Cities Conference

http://www.nlcgreencitiesconferenceandexpo.org/

Microgrids: Providing Energy Services Locally!?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3XuCJBvq6Sk

The American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009, Day 3

http://energycommerce.house.gov/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1589:chairman-waxman-and-subcommittee-chairman-markey-announce-hearings-on-the-american-clean-energy-and-security-act-of-2009&catid=130:subcommittee-on-energy-and-the-environment&Itemid=71

The American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009, Day 2

http://energycommerce.house.gov/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1587:the-american-clean-energy-and-security-act-of-2009-day-2&catid=128:full-committee&Itemid=84

The American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009, Day 1

http://energycommerce.house.gov/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1585:chairman-waxman-and-subcommittee-chairman-markey-announce-hearings-on-the-american-clean-energy-and-security-act-of-2009&catid=128:full-committee&Itemid=84

ERIC Urges Comprehensive Rewrite of Miller Fee Disclosure Bill

http://www.eric.org/forms/documents/DocumentFormPublic/view?id=18FE700000034

401k Fair Disclosure for Retirement Security Act 2009

http://edlabor.house.gov/documents/111/pdf/legislation/401kFairDisclosureforRetirementSecurityAct2009.pdf

EdLabor Journal AND BLOG!!-Please,Add your Comments ( GREEN AND LABOR )

http://edlabor.house.gov/blog/

401(k) FAIR DISCLOSURE!!!! for Retirement Security Act of 2009

http://edlabor.house.gov/hearings/2009/04/401k-fair-disclosure-for-retir.shtml

Ways to Reduce the Cost of Health Insurance for Employers, Employees and their Families

http://edlabor.house.gov/hearings/2009/04/ways-to-reduce-the-cost-of-hea.shtml

Retirement Security: The Importance of an Independent Investment Adviser

http://edlabor.house.gov/hearings/2009/03/retirement-security-the-import.shtml

miércoles, 22 de abril de 2009

Spain’s Albiasa Proposes $1B Solar Plant For Arizona!!!!!!!!

http://cleantechbrief.com/node/431

Retirees head back to work!!!!!!!!! ( VIDEO )

http://www.reuters.com/news/video?videoId=102351&videoChannel=5

Wal-Mart ( 401 K ) to double amount of solar energy use

http://www.usatoday.com/money/industries/environment/2009-04-21-walmart-solar_N.htm

Oil Shock: Did High Oil Prices Cause the Recession?

http://blogs.wsj.com/environmentalcapital/2009/04/22/oil-shock-did-high-oil-prices-cause-the-recession/

Obama officials press Congress to act on climate

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE53L3OH20090422

Chu, Jackson Say Clean Energy Can Boost U.S. Economy (Update1)

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601130&sid=ad.DjLvQf0zc

EU Approves New Rules to Open Electricity, Natural-Gas Markets

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601100&sid=ahp_BpXYzsr4

Rich, poor nations discuss green tech stimulus

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE53K66X20090422

G8 ministers kick off global warming talks

http://green.yahoo.com/news/afp/20090422/sc_afp/g8climatewarming.html

martes, 21 de abril de 2009

Happy birthday, IRA - Many happy returns

http://money.cnn.com/2009/04/14/pf/expert/IRA_anniversary.moneymag/index.htm

Nonprofits to push for exceptions to lobby rule

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/30318684/

Climate debate tests clean coal power

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0409/21474.html

OECD/IOPS GLOBAL FORUM ON PRIVATE PENSIONS:DRAFT PAPER PENSIONS IN AFRICA

http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/44/9/41523575.pdf

IOPS invites public comment on draft guidelines for supervisory intervention, enforcement and sanctions

http://www.iopsweb.org/document/7/0,3343,en_35030657_35030420_42464903_1_1_1_1,00.html

America's Greenest Companies

http://www.cnbc.com/id/30211631

Seven lessons about the green economy

http://money.cnn.com/2009/04/21/news/economy/brainstorm_green.lashinsky.fortune/index.htm

EPA Analysis of the Waxman-Markey Discussion Draft:Executive Summary

http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/economics/pdfs/WaxmanBarkleyExecutiveSummary.pdf

EPA Preliminary Analysis of the Waxman-Markey Discussion Draft

http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/economics/pdfs/WM-Analysis.pdf

Pension fund calls for review of exec bonuses

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5hRaiQyRT-Nc7v2BKYJWeH2BSUhowD97MCBPG0

OECD and IOPS call for DC design changes

http://globalpensions.com/showPage.html?page=gp_display_news&tempPageId=853300

Solar stocks in for a dose of reality after runup

http://www.reuters.com/article/GCA-GreenBusiness/idUSTRE53K1VL20090421

A brawl over numbers breaks out in cap-and-trade debate

http://www.nytimes.com/cwire/2009/04/20/20climatewire-a-brawl-over-numbers-breaks-out-in-capandtra-10593.html

South Africa Introduces Aggressive?? Feed-in Tariffs

http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/article/2009/04/south-africa-introduces-aggressive-feed-in-tariffs?src=rss

Chairman Waxman and Subcommittee Chairman Markey Announce Hearings on “The American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009”

http://energycommerce.house.gov/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1582:chairman-waxman-and-subcommittee-chairman-markey-announce-hearings-on-the-american-clean-energy-and-security-act-of-2009&catid=122:media-advisories&Itemid=80

Chairman Waxman’s Statement on EPA’s Endangerment Finding

http://energycommerce.house.gov/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1580:chairman-waxmans-statement-on-epas-endangerment-finding&catid=155:statements&Itemid=81

The EPA is choking democracy?

http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/commentary/la-oe-goldberg21-2009apr21,0,118588.column

House panel launches 4 days of climate, energy bill hearings

http://www.nytimes.com/cwire/2009/04/20/20climatewire-energy-and-commerce-panel-launches-4-days-of-10588.html

AUSTRALIA-Government attacked on solar tariff plan

http://www.theage.com.au/environment/government-attacked-on-solar-tariff-plan-20090316-8zww.html

AUSTRALIA-'Use it or lose it' warning on solar energy

http://www.theage.com.au/environment/use-it-or-lose-it-warning-on-solar-energy-20090410-a2xb.html

lunes, 20 de abril de 2009

INDIA Rejects Calls For Emission Cuts

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/04/12/AR2009041202452.html

CHINA-A Primer on Global Competition in Green Technology Investments

http://www.americanprogress.org/issues/2009/04/pdf/china_energy.pdf

New solar technology to fuel village ( VIDEO )

http://www.reuters.com/news/video?videoId=102276&videoChannel=74

Green Nobel winner: Africa, don't sign away resources

http://www.reuters.com/article/GCA-GreenBusiness/idUSTRE53I1YN20090419

AFRICA-PV Potencial Estimation Utility MAPS!!!!!

http://re.jrc.ec.europa.eu/pvgis/apps3/pvest.php?map=africa

Study Finds Pattern of Severe Droughts in Africa

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/17/science/earth/17drought.html

Consumers start feeling higher costs of clean fuel?

http://www.usatoday.com/money/industries/energy/environment/2009-04-19-higher-cost-clean-energy_N.htm

Africa says poor need billions to fight climate fight

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE53J2RG20090420

The Best Way To Create 'Green' Jobs-The services sector--AND MANUFACTURING--offers the most practical opportunities.

http://www.forbes.com/2009/04/16/green-jobs-solar-technology-enterprise-tech-green-jobs.html

A Guide To Green Investing

http://www.cnbc.com/id/30155250

Pressure Grows On Government To Up Green Spending

http://www.cnbc.com/id/30194848

Green Grows On Investors

http://www.cnbc.com/id/29975239

Green Funds May Take Time To Pay Off

http://www.cnbc.com/id/30155212

Congress to pass energy bill this year: White House

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE53I1OO20090419

New solar farm adds hot water to cheap electricity

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE53J0H220090420

Solar Industry Seeks Water Out West, Finds Little

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2009/04/18/solar-industry-seeks-wate_n_188549.html

sábado, 18 de abril de 2009

Vatican Solar-Power Plan Report ( VIDEO )

http://www.bloomberg.com/avp/avp.htm?N=video&T=Vatican%20Solar-Power%20Plan%20Report%20&clipSRC=mms://media2.bloomberg.com/cache/vFya.ddVBkKQ.asf

POPE!!! Pursues Heavenly Power With Plant Harnessing Sun

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601130&sid=aXLV7LFLWAGE

Waxman Won’t Compromise on 20% Carbon Cap in Climate Measure???! ( VIDEO )

http://www.bloomberg.com/avp/avp.htm?N=video&T=Waxman%20on%20Environmental%20Legislation%3A%20Political%20Capital%20&clipSRC=mms://media2.bloomberg.com/cache/vQtBiA7wQ8Ms.asf

MUTUAL FUNDS industry likely to face wave of suits over risk DISCLOSURE

http://www.investmentnews.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20090412/REG/304129972

Facing Up to the Truth About Social Security!??

http://www.thestreet.com/story/10485746/1/facing-up-to-the-truth-about-social-security.html

The end of final-salary pensions???

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/8000152.stm

UK Pensions Regulator to allow schemes to renegotiate recovery plans

http://globalpensions.com/showPage.html?page=gp_display_news&tempPageId=852803

UK Pensions Regulator to allow schemes to renegotiate recovery plans

http://globalpensions.com/showPage.html?page=gp_display_news&tempPageId=852803

UK pension deficit hits £250bn

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/b3008330-2921-11de-bc5e-00144feabdc0.html

Calpers Seeks to Buy TARP Holdings, Citigroup Assets

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=aZzTwlcyvQGE

Pension stock loss may be lesson

http://www.boston.com/news/nation/washington/articles/2009/04/16/pension_stock_loss_may_be_lesson/

Ontario says it's not turning its back on pensioners amid CAW accusations

http://www.google.com/hostednews/canadianpress/article/ALeqM5gwCsrOPeeN2UV5mKIaumqohW4dJw

GM would swamp safety net

http://www.thestar.com/News/Ontario/article/615958

Anxiety about GM, Chrysler bankruptcies grips retirees

http://www.freep.com/article/20090416/BUSINESS01/904160349

Vampire pensions could be a corporate nightmare

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/5d8b4d42-2ac8-11de-8415-00144feabdc0.html

Emerge la crítica a las pensiones en EE UU

http://www.cincodias.com/articulo/D/Emerge-critica-pensiones-EE-UU/20090418cdscdicnd_9/cdspor/

El Gobierno planea que cada edificio tenga un gestor para ahorrar energía

http://www.elpais.com/articulo/sociedad/Gobierno/planea/edificio/tenga/gestor/ahorrar/energia/elpepusoc/20090417elpepisoc_2/Tes

CANADA Reconsiders Offer for Continental Climate Deal

http://www.nytimes.com/cwire/2009/04/14/14climatewire-lack-of-nibbles-has-ottawa-reeling-in-its-of-10522.html

U.S.-MEXICO ANNOUNCE BILATERAL FRAMEWORK ON CLEAN ENERGY AND CLIMATE CHANGE

http://www.whitehouse.gov/the_press_office/US-Mexico-Announce-Bilateral-Framework-on-Clean-Energy-and-Climate-Change/

WHITEHOUSE-Interim Guidance Regarding Communications With Registered Lobbyists About Recovery Act

http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/asset.aspx?AssetId=1078

VICE PRESIDENT BIDEN HOSTS CONFERENCE CALLS WITH GOVERNORS AND LOCAL OFFICIALS TO DISCUSS RECOVERY ACT IMPLEMENTATION

http://www.whitehouse.gov/the_press_office/Vice-President-Biden-Hosts-Conference-Calls-with-Governors-and-Local-Officials-to-Discuss-Recovery-Act-Implementation-41409/

A Vision for High Speed Rail ( VIDEO )

http://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/09/04/16/A-Vision-for-High-Speed-Rail/

Vice President Biden Outlines Funding for Smart Grid Initiatives

http://www.whitehouse.gov/the_press_office/Vice-President-Biden-Outlines-Funding-for-Smart-Grid-Initiatives/

Climate change could worsen AFRICAN "megadroughts"

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE53F5WU20090417

The color of money: 10 visionaries building the market for green consumers

http://green.yahoo.com/blog/daily_green_news/27/the-color-of-money-10-visionaries-building-the-market-for-green-consumers.html

Not politics as usual:10 political forces making green go mainstream

http://green.yahoo.com/blog/daily_green_news/19/not-politics-as-usual-ten-political-forces-making-green-go-mainstream.html

viernes, 17 de abril de 2009

The EPA Readies a Hammer!!!!

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/04/16/AR2009041603947.html

"Proposed endangerment finding troubling"

http://www.api.org/newsroom/

Endangerment finding: Legislative Hammer or Suicide Note?

http://www.openmarket.org/2009/04/17/endangerment-finding-legislative-hammer-or-suicide-note/

ALLIANCE REACTS TO EPA ANNOUNCEMENT: AUTOMAKERS ARE ALREADY REDUCING CO2

http://www.autoalliance.org/index.cfm?objectid=B4A6BFD3-1D09-317F-BBBD28B868A8C980

Hard Times Still See Social Responsibility???

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123958175558012225.html

US CHAMBER and DU PONT-Sapping America's Energy ( Example of Regulation ? )

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123980462156321035.html

US CHAMBER-Wal-Mart Vs 401 K! ( Regulation May Be )

http://chamberpost.typepad.com/files/bradenvwalmart.pdf

US CHAMBER-Green Projects and REGULATORY!!! Certainty

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_DwNT5GsLP4

EPA Calls Greenhouse Gases a Danger

http://epa.gov/climatechange/endangerment/downloads/GHGEndangermentProposal.pdf

Report Says Cap-and-Trade Is a Must for CANADA’s Economic Survival

http://greeninc.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/04/17/report-says-cap-and-trade-is-a-must-for-canadas-economic-survival/

Wind Power Drives Need For Grid Changes

http://greeninc.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/04/17/wind-power-drives-need-for-grid-changes/

Growing wind, solar power challenge U.S. GRID: study

http://www.reuters.com/article/GCA-GreenBusiness/idUSTRE53F3SP20090416

Focus the Nation-Video Content

http://www.youtube.com/user/focusthenation

THIRD-WORLD Stove Soot Is Target in Climate Fight

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/16/science/earth/16degrees.html

Le CEA veut réduire le coût des panneaux solaires

http://www.lefigaro.fr/vert/2009/04/10/01023-20090410ARTFIG00402-le-cea-veut-reduire-le-cout-des-panneaux-solaires-.php

SEIA CEO-"...Better RETURNS than my 401 K"!!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GTmI48kicoY

Empowering a Generation to Power a Nation

http://www.focusthenation.org/nation

jueves, 16 de abril de 2009

Environmental Trade-Offs

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/graphic/2009/04/16/GR2009041600093.html

Toronto Mulls Mandatory Green ROOFS-No Paradox!!

http://greeninc.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/04/16/toronto-mulls-mandatory-green-roofs/

Renewable Energy's Environmental Paradox

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/04/15/AR2009041503622.html

Free At Last-"The key is to free ourselves at every level of the energy chain"

http://www.newsweek.com/id/192479

Jobs, Blowing in the Wind

http://www.newsweek.com/id/194106

SPANISH? farmer is new sun king-"The motivation for farmers is more like to have an extra retirement pension."

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE51N0I020090224

Ordóñez ve peligrar el superávit de la Seguridad Social este año-Pide REFORMAS urgentes y RETRASAR la edad de jubilación

http://www.elpais.com/articulo/economia/Ordonez/pide/reformar/pensiones/posible/elpepieco/20090416elpepieco_9/Tes

DOL-A Look at 401(k) Plan Fees

http://www.dol.gov/ebsa/pdf/401kFeesEmployee.pdf

GAO-Increased Reliance on 401(k) Plans Calls for Better INFORMATION!!! on Fees

http://edlabor.house.gov/testimony/030607BarbaraBovbjergtestimony.pdf

Amicus Brief in Braden v. Wal-Mart

http://www.eric.org/forms/uploadFiles/18DC300000007.filename.BradenvWal-Mart_Brief0409.pdf

'Green Tape' Ties Up Energy Projects

http://www.uschambermagazine.com/content/090414

Chamber aims to work with Obama?

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0409/21210.html

ERIC Urges Appeals Court to Uphold District Court Dismissal of 401(k) Excessive Fee Case!!!!!

http://www.eric.org/forms/documents/DocumentFormPublic/view?id=18DC300000006

miércoles, 15 de abril de 2009

Clarity in Need of COURAGE

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/04/14/AR2009041402801.html

Don't Expect Much From The Next Kyoto???

http://www.forbes.com/2009/04/10/kyoto-copenhagen-climate-change-business-washington-energy.html

Obama calls renewables a ‘pillar’ of new economy

http://www.grist.org/article/2009-04-14-obama-renewables-economy/

Risk of EPA move smoothes way for U.S carbon law: Rep

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE53C4EG20090413

India Rejects Calls For Emission Cuts!??

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/04/12/AR2009041202452.html

Top Emissions Negotiator an Expert on Political Climate, Too

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/04/14/AR2009041403444.html

Sempra to run nation’s largest PV solar farm

http://greenwombat.blogs.fortune.cnn.com/2009/04/15/sempra-to-run-nations-largest-solar-farm/

martes, 14 de abril de 2009

Renewable Energy Revolution Sweeps the US

http://www.treehugger.com/files/2009/04/us-renewable-energy-revolution.php

Buy Alternative: 50% of Americans Can Already Get Renewable Electricity

http://planetgreen.discovery.com/home-garden/buy-alternative-renewable-energy.html

Can I Buy Green Power in My State?!!!

http://apps3.eere.energy.gov/greenpower/buying/buying_power.shtml

Obama Economy Speech: Major Address At Georgetown University (VIDEO)

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2009/04/14/obama-economy-speech-majo_n_186559.html

Obama’s Economic VISION

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/04/12/AR2009041202261.html

Labor, greens team up

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0409/21188.html

Lobbyist(s) For Environment & Natural Resources

http://www.sunlightny.com/snl1/faces/app/interestgroupresult_new.jspx

A Public Integrity Initiative

http://www.sunlightny.com/snl1/app/index.jsp

ATTORNEY GENERAL CUOMO ANNOUNCES SWEEPING INDICTMENT IN PAY-TO-PLAY KICKBACK SCHEME AT THE NEW YORK STATE COMPTROLLER’S OFFICE

http://www.oag.state.ny.us/media_center/2009/mar/mar19a_09.html

N.Y. PENSION Deals Seen as Focus of Wide Inquiry

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/14/nyregion/14carlyle.html

Your 401(k) May Be Making Someone Else a Millionaire!!!!!

http://www.usnews.com/blogs/planning-to-retire/2009/4/10/your-401k-is-making-someone-else-a-millionaire.html

REPUBLICAN Energy and Climate DISTORTIONS "Wrong in so many ways"

http://globalwarming.house.gov/mediacenter/pressreleases_2008?id=0108

Finding a Solution For Health Care Reform

http://online.wsj.com/video/finding-a-solution-for-health-care-reform/919F0BF5-57B2-4477-AC24-62B21DE0C645.html

ERIC and 184 Other Businesses Urge Obama to Improve on EMPLOYER-Based Health Care

http://www.eric.org/forms/documents/DocumentFormPublic/view?id=18AF20000091D

Clean Power:Building a New Clean Energy Economy!!! ( VIDEO )

http://amps-web.mit.edu/public/amps/webcast/clean-energy-economy-13apr2009/

Energy and Climate Bill Advances

http://www.technologyreview.com/energy/22429/

White House Seeks Bill on Climate by December

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123966972093715575.html

All in the Facebook family: older generations join SOCIAL NETWORKS

http://edition.cnn.com/2009/TECH/04/13/social.network.older/index.html

Yearly savings from 401(k) contribution halt: $1,500 per worker

http://www.pionline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20090413/DAILYREG/904139986

Global warming vs. unemployment?

http://money.cnn.com/2009/03/13/news/economy/cap_and_trade_jobs/index.htm

For fiduciaries, LOYALTY is everything

http://www.investmentnews.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20090412/REG/304129997/1004

U.S. solar startup Abound takes on First Solar

http://www.reuters.com/article/GCA-GreenBusiness/idUSTRE53D0MX20090414

CHINA LOCAL GOVERNMENTS required to make green procurement

http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/china/2009-04/14/content_7674134.htm

lunes, 13 de abril de 2009

Bill would require new Calif. homes produce energy

http://www.cnbc.com/id/30190358/for/cnbc/

Unemployed seek training for 'green collar' jobs

http://www.cnbc.com/id/30196154/for/cnbc/

Exxon Paid Tillerson $22.4 Million as Shares Tumbled

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601072&sid=aLxDzT6m9f5I

EXXON MOBIL CORPORATION-Definitive Proxy Statement

http://sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/34088/000119312509077572/ddef14a.htm

When I'm Sixty-Four:The Plot against Pensions and the Plan to Save Them

http://press.princeton.edu/titles/8608.html

Older Workers Need Not Apply

http://roomfordebate.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/04/12/older-workers-need-not-apply/

Browner: US needs to be world energy leader again

http://green.yahoo.com/news/ap/20090413/ap_on_re_us/renewable_energy.html

PG&E signs deal for first space-based solar farm

http://greenwombat.blogs.fortune.cnn.com/2009/04/13/pge-signs-deal-for-first-space-based-solar-farm/

Pentagon Prioritizes Pursuit Of Alternative Fuel Sources

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/04/12/AR2009041202437.html

sábado, 11 de abril de 2009

"Carbon footprints" of top U.S. mutual funds

http://www.trucost.com/pressreleases/CarbonCountsUSA2009.html

Can Environmental CSR Initiatives Stimulate Economic Growth?

http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2009/04/10/can-environmental-csr-initiatives-stimulate-economic-growth

How green is your 401(k)?

http://www.cnbc.com/id/30111174/for/cnbc/

Green Growth: Are Feed-in Tariffs the Answer?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bsIMR3foWuQ

The Rooftop Revolution

http://www.washingtonmonthly.com/features/2009/0903.blake.html

Climate change hits AUSTRALIA first, and hard

http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/editorials/la-ed-australia11-2009apr11,0,5613275.story

Obama, Who Vowed Rapid Action on Climate Change, Turns More Cautious

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/11/us/politics/11climate.html