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Booming Rooftop Solar Power Suffers Growing Pains Aug 18, 2014 |By David Biello
Business  (tags: world, americans, business, consumers, corporate, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, finance, greenbuilding, investing, SustainableDevelopment, technology )

Ruth
- 14 hours ago - scientificamerican.com
'There is a catch though: the coordination of solar company, local utility and homeowner may fail--leaving the homeowner in the lurch.' (Owning your own energy source is the only no-catch system.)
Terry Macalister The Guardian, Thursday 28 August 2014 09.11 EDT
Business  (tags: world, americans, business, consumers, corporate, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, finance, GoodNews, greenbuilding, investing, SustainableDevelopment, government )

Ruth
- 16 hours ago - theguardian.com
'Wind, solar and other renewable power capacity grew at its strongest ever pace last year and now produces 22% of the world's electricity, the International Energy Agency said on Thursday in a new report.'
The True Meaning of Labor Day
Business  (tags: Labor Day, workers, usa, americans, society, politics, labor )

Cal
- 1 day ago - thenation.com
For America's workers, Labor Day marks more than the end of summer. It's a reminder of the struggles we have won--and those that lie ahead.
Most Americans Think The Recession Permanently Damaged The Economy: Survey
Business  (tags: americans, corporate, consumers, business, economy, debt, investments, marketing, money, lies, society, politics )

Wild
- 4 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Americans are more anxious about the economy now than they were right after the Great Recession ended despite stock market gains, falling unemployment and growth moving closer to full health.
Palestine Solidarity Protestors Target Smart Bomb Manufacturer in Fife
Business  (tags: Fide, Scotland, BDS, Raytheon Israel-warcrimes, war for profit.end the occupation-siege , solidarity, activism, Boycott Israel, protests, economy, corporate, investing, money, lies, investors, society, world, usa, politics, americans, finance )

Jess
- 5 days ago - english.pnn.ps
"The people of Fife and the rest of Scotland do not wish to be involved in Israeli war crimes. Raytheon must stop all sales to Israel now or the protests will continue."
Why More U.S. Companies Will Flee to Canada
Business  (tags: companies, Canada, Burger King, Tim Horton's, Oakville, Miami, americans, business, corporate, economy, finance, government, humans, investments, money, society )

Lone
- 6 days ago - ca.finance.yahoo.com
Burger King (BKW), based in Miami, hopes to acquire the Tim Horton's (THI) chain, based in Oakville, Ontario, and relocate the headquarters of the combined company to Canada.
Koch Brothers' Toxic Legacy Detailed In New Report
Business  (tags: Koch Industries, Americans, joblessness, business, corporate greed, economy, energy, environment, ethics, dishonesty, money, politics, society, humans, government, corruption )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
A report released Friday by a top Democratic political research group details what it calls a "legacy" of layoffs and environmental damage at subsidiaries of Koch Industries, the holding company owned by the conservative billionaire Koch brothers.
At Ford Headquarters, Electric Cars To Be Charged By Solar Canopy Parking Lot BY ARI PHILLIPS POSTED ON AUGUST 14, 2014 AT 3:32
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, economy, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, good news, green building, investing, sustainable development, usa, world )

Ruth
- 17 days ago - thinkprogress.org
'Ford is planning to build a solar canopy covering 360 parking spaces at their world headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan near Detroit. The company, which is teaming with DTE Energy, will spend roughly $5 million to construct the 1.038 megawatt project,..'!
More "Made in the USA" Solar Modules Coming Soon/Renewable Energy World Editors August 13, 2014
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, economy, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, green building, investing, Sustainable Development, USA, world )

Ruth
- 17 days ago - renewableenergyworld.com
'The company said that this new state-of-the-art facility was designed and engineered by William A. Kibbe & Associates, Inc. Suniva has selected multiple Michigan-based contractors to complete the 129,000 sq. ft. solar module assembly facility...65 jobs'!
Brazil to Encourage Local Solar Equipment With Cheaper Loans // Vanessa Dezem, Bloomberg August 14, 2014
Business  (tags: Brazil, americans, business, consumers, corporate, Entrepreneurs, environment, energy, labor, investing, sustainable development, world )

Ruth
- 17 days ago - renewableenergyworld.com
"In an effort to spur a domestic solar manufacturing industry, the country is rewarding developers using locally-made equipment with better financing."Developers will be able to finance as much as 65 percent of their projects with funds from the BNDES's'!
Kohl's Solar Power Portfolio Moves Forward With Solar Tree Chargers Leon Kaye | Monday August 11th, 2014 |
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, economy, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, good news, green building, investing, sustainable development, USA, world )

Ruth
- 17 days ago - triplepundit.com
'As part of the company's plan to ramp up investment in renewables, Kohl's solar power portfolio now includes "solar tree" structures at one of its offices in Dallas to provide both shaded parking and electric vehicle charging.'
Wall Street Criminals Are Still a Protected Class in America
Business  (tags: criminality law, Wall street criminals, legal injustice, ethics, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, law, lies, money, business, americans, abuse, usa, politics, society )

Cal
- 23 days ago - vice.com
In America, the federal government's stubborn refusal to criminally prosecute the white guys who sent the economy into a tailspin is a testament to just how heinous our legal system has become.
In Dry California, Water Goes to Those Who Drill the Deepest
Business  (tags: americans, abuse, business, consumers, corporate, dishonesty, economy, ethics, environment )

Heidi
- 23 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
In one of the most regulated states in the nation, no laws apply to groundwater pumping, which means some people go dry. What independence?
Halliburton-Owned Business Almost Blows Up Town, Gets $49k Fine--and $1.8 Million Tax Break
Business  (tags: americans, abuse, business, corporate, dishonesty, economy, energy, environment, ethics, government )

Heidi
- 24 days ago - dailykos.com
OSHA $49,000 ($7,000 per worker onsite at the time) and the state of Louisiana gave them a $1.8 million tax break. They are building a new one with the 1.8 million.
 

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