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TAKE ACTION NOW! Ensure That No Children Are Making Samsung Products!
Business  (tags: world, china, ethics, child labor, abuse, business, dishonesty, economy, corporate, corruption, politics, SustainableDevelopment, marketing, society, money, world )

- 12 hours ago -
In China--. Making cell phone covers and parts for Samsung, this factory had children work the same long 11-hour night-shifts at the same intensity as adult workers
GOOD NEWS! The 10 Most Inspirational Sustainability Initiatives in the U.S.
Business  (tags: climate-change, environment, business, SustainableDevelopment, goodnews, environment, corporate, GoodNews )

- 15 days ago -
As the debate about climate change continues, more examples of how to fight it are popping up around the world.
Addressing Global Warming Is An Economic Necessity
Business  (tags: business, economy, SustainableDevelopment, sustainabledevelopment, money, oil, tar sands, oil sands, Suzuki. Harper, Abbott, Canada, energy, climate change, global warming, environment, politics, oil )

- 16 days ago -
Those who don't outright deny the existence of human-caused global warming often argue we can't or shouldn't do anything about it because it would be too costly.
US, Serving the Interest of Monsanto, Tries to Block El Salvador Seed Program
Business  (tags: Monsanto, corruption of US agencies and officials, abuse of other countries's sovereignty, abuse, americans, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, environment, ethics, farming, government, money, politics, SustainableDevelopment, technology, world )

- 42 days ago -
On June 6 with the signatures of some 1,000 US citizens opposing what the groups called the "intrusion of the US in the sovereign politics of this country." At issue was an indication that the US may withhold millions in agricultural aid from El Salvador.
How to Make Solar Panels Affordable--for Billions BETSY TEUTSCHMAY 6 2014, 8:15 AM ET
Business  (tags: India, americans, business, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, finance, GoodNews, government, labor, sustainabledevelopment )

- 47 days ago -
'Like the installment plans of the Great Depression, Simpa Networks' "Progressive Purchase" agreements are enabling customers in rural India to get solar power for their homes.'
Solar Energy Poised to Blossom in Utah Desert
Business  (tags: USA, americans, business, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, finance, good news, investing, SustainableDevelopment )

- 48 days ago -
'... There is such a community of support for these projects, it's time for them to get going," said Peter Sullivan, development director with First Wind.'
First Solar to Buy Skytron to Boost Europe Plant Monitors Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Business  (tags: U.S., business, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, government, investing, labor, SustainableDevelopment )

- 48 days ago -
'First Solar Inc. (FSLR), the largest U.S. solar-panel manufacturer, agreed to buy Skytron Energy from AEG Power Solutions GmbH to gain access to European photovoltaic power-plant control systems and expertise.'
Solar Surge Brings Green Heat and Hope to India's Far North
Business  (tags: SustainableDevelopment, energy, environment, Entrepreneurs, business, consumers, ethics )

- 53 days ago -
'Every square metre of our land has the potential to generate 1,200 watts of solar power, which is the highest in India...The region gets more than 320 clear sunny days a year, and the low air temperature enables the solar panels to work more efficiently"
Thai Solar Company to Power Rural Myanmar SOLAR INDUSTRY NEWS | FEBRUARY 11, 2013 BY BRIAN |
Business  (tags: SustainableDevelopment, energy, environment, business, consumers, Entrepreneurs, investments )

- 56 days ago -
'... Asian Development Bank, only 16 percent of the 40 million people living in rural parts of Myanmar are connected to the electric power grid..using diesel fuel is..source of toxic sulfur dioxide and carbon emissions,.double the cost of PV'
First Solar Sets New Thin-Film Efficiency World Record SOLAR TECHNOLOGY NEWS | MARCH 31, 2014 BY BRIAN |
Business  (tags: SustainableDevelopment, energy, environment, business, americans, consumers, Entrepreneurs, finance, technology, investments )

- 57 days ago -
'First Solar has set a new world record for thin-film PV panel efficiency, with its modules converting 17 percent of sunlight to energy.'
Construction to Start on U.S. Army's Largest PV Array SOLAR INDUSTRY NEWS | APRIL 22, 2014 BY BRIAN
Business  (tags: government, business, investments, americans, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, labor, SustainableDevelopment, technology )

- 57 days ago -
'The installation is expected to provide about 25 percent of the electricity required at Fort Huachuca each year. Construction will start on April 25, with the solar panels expected to go live in late 2014.'
A Historic 105-0 Vote for Solar in South Carolina SOLAR ENERGY NEWS, SOLAR POLICY NEWS | MAY 23, 2014 BY BLAPE |
Business  (tags: government, business, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, finance, americans, SustainableDevelopment, technology )

- 57 days ago -
'If passed into the law by South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley, at least 2 percent of the average peak demand for power over five years must become solar generated by 2021. The bill also approves of third-party rooftop solar power leasing and raises...'
Growing Solar, Wind Power Benefits Rhode Island Ken Johnson and Elizabeth Salerno Monday, April 14, 2014
Business  (tags: SustainableDevelopment, energy, americans, business, consumers, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, finance, GoodNews, government, greenbuilding, investing, labor, law, politics, society, technology, usa, world, water, conservation, habitat )

- 105 days ago -
"Wind and solar power have economic benefits that reach far and wide. They have become increasingly affordable, attracting billions in private development, and today are both mainstream and reliable energy sources across America."
Business  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, corruption, humanrights, humans, society, asia, ethics, media, news, abuse, corporate, corruption, cover-up, debt, economy, government, labor, law, money, SustainableDevelopment, society, politics, investments, in )

- 114 days ago -
Be really clear we are not accusing Tata Global Beverages of trafficking girls from Assam to be held in situations of modern slavery. We are, however, concerned that Tata Global Beverages is engaged in a labour scheme via Amalgamated Plantation...

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