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Japan To Overtake US And Germany In Solar Installations Read More at Http://Cleantechnica.Com/2013/ 03/19/Japan-to-Overtake-Us-An
Business  (tags: Japan, US, Germany, americans, business, consumers, economy, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, GoodNews, government, greenbuilding, investing, labor, marketing, politics, finance, SustainableDevelopment, technology, usa, world )

- 1022 days ago -
"In fact, Japanese installation of photovoltaic (PV) systems is expected to exceed 1 GW in the first quarter of 2013 alone, and by the end of 2013 is set to jump right past Germany and the US to become the world's second largest PV market behind China."
US Retail Companies Track Employee Thefts in Vast Databases & Blacklist Even Innocent Workers
Business  (tags: Retailers, business, US, huge databases, records, accusations, employee theft, LexisNexis, Esteem, coerced confessions, innocent employees, blacklisted, future employment, sharing database info, Dollar General )

- 1295 days ago -
Retailers across US amassing huge databases of records on workers accused of stealing, then using info to block future employment. Info routinely shared even when no criminal charge against worker. Some coerced into confessing; ignore statements stored
FSA to Oversee Libor in Streamlining of Tarnished Rates
Business  (tags: , US, Currencies, Finance, Personal Finance, usa, money, lies, investing, investments, investors, law, ethics, finance, economy, dishonesty, co )

- 1481 days ago -
Oversight of Libor will be handed to the U.K.'s financial regulator, and dozens of the currencies and maturities that make up the benchmark axed, under proposals designed to revive confidence in a rate tarnished by scandal.
Facade of Energy Independence Falls Off Nuclear "Renassiance"
Business  (tags: energy, nuclear, world, US, France, Atomic Energy Act, Exelon, finance )

- 1501 days ago -
The EPR project (aka "European Problem Reactor") is the reason that EdF cannot find a US corporate partner. The only two EPR projects under construction in Olkiluoto, Finland and Flamenville, France are years behind schedule, billions of Euros over budge
Reinstate the Glass-Steagall Act ACTION
Business  (tags: finance, money, banking, US, glass-steagall, middle class, corruption )

- 1523 days ago -
Glass-Steagall aided in a six-decade rise of a more egalitarian financial system and a healthy middle class. Its 1999 repeal ushered in our current era of reckless and ruinous banking practices, which brought the USA to the brink of financial disaster...
U.S. Guns, The Awful, Shocking Truth
Business  (tags: guns, Mexico, US, money, corruption, drug lords, 60000lives, Aurora, ATF )

- 1526 days ago - Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and California, there are more than 8,000 federally licensed firearms dealers. Behind these weapons there is a multibillion-dollar industry.
Orange Shadow Over Olympics
Business  (tags: Olympics, Daw Chemical, dioxin, herbicide, War, Agent Orange, London, US, Vietnam War, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, illness, death, ethics, money )

- 1546 days ago -
Agent Orange (AO) often called the "last regacy" of the United States war in Vietnam (1955-1975), has popped up again thanks to its manufacturer Daw Chemical's controversial sponcership of the Olympic Games.
National Coalition to Protect Student Privacy ACTION
Business  (tags: military, privacy, students, children, high school, US )

- 1648 days ago -
Federal and state laws strictly monitor the release of student information, but the military manages to circumvent these laws with the administration of the ASVAB. The Family Educational Rights Protection Act and the Elementary and Secondary Education Ac
How to Use Online Banking and E-Payments
Business  (tags: online banking, e-payment, business, economic, US )

- 1684 days ago -
Online banking practices represent a new development for the functioning of America's economic system and the economic system of the world.
How Much Do Americans Pay for Fruits and Vegetables?
Business  (tags: education, us, news, business, america, vegetable cost )

- 1687 days ago -
How much do fruits and vegetables cost? ERS estimated average prices for 153 commonly consumed fresh and processed fruits and vegetables. Reported estimates include each product's average retail price per pound and per edible cup equivalent (the unit of m
Don't Let Big Banks Make Taxpayer-Backed Bets ACTION
Business  (tags: Wall Street, Top 1%, americans, wealth, 99%, bankers, US, taxes, investments )

- 1713 days ago -
The Volcker Rule would stop federal subsidies for banker gambling and help re-orient the banks toward building a sound economy.
Federal Employee Laws That Protect Individuals
Business  (tags: employee, business, US )

- 1729 days ago -
In the United States there are a number of Federal laws that protect an individual who is employed with any public company or organization.
Urge Eric Schneiderman: Jail Bankers Who Broke the Law. ACTION
Business  (tags: Wall Street, Top 1%, americans, wealth, 99%, bankers, US, Schneiderman )

- 1730 days ago -
President Obama announced last night that our friend Eric Schneiderman, New York's progressive Attorney General, will lead a new Special Unit to prosecute Wall Street illegality.
Employment Law: What You Need to Know
Business  (tags: employment, laws, business, legal-rights, US )

- 1752 days ago -
Employment law is the scope of law, precedents, and administrative rulings that address the legal rights and privileges of working people in the United States and other developed nations.
Secretive Thinktanks Crushing Democracy - Millionaire$ & Corporation$ Sway Public Opinion Using Tax Breaks
Business  (tags: rightwing thinktanks, lobbying, funding, corporations, millionaires, US, UK, public opinion, influence, cry freedom, hunger, poverty, rules, regulation, public health, industrial injuries, exploitation, pollution, dustbin earth, unscrupulous banking )

- 1829 days ago -
Rightwing thinktank funding by m$$naires & corp's explains why they outn° & outspend those arguing for public services & distribution of wealth. Claim to stand for freedom but they mean freedom from rules that prevent their sponsors playing by their own

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