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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
- 8 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
- 10 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.'
Bernanke: 2008 Meltdown Was Worse Than Great Depression
Business  (tags: business, corporate, corruption, debt, dishonesty, economy, ethics, finance, foreclosures, money, investors, lies, law, society, world )

Wild
- 4 days ago - blogs.wsj.com
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, a prominent student of the Great Depression, contends that the 2008 financial crisis was actually worse than its 1930s counterpart. Mr. Bernanke is quoted making the statement in a document filed on Aug. 22
Consumers Informed By the Internet Are Forcing Social Responsibility on Big Food Manufacturers
Business  (tags: Big Food, McDonald's, social responsibilityGoodNews, business, consumers, dishonesty, ethics, GoodNews, humans, labor, marketing, news, society, sustainabledevelopment, technology, wal-mart, world )

Betsy
- 4 days ago - ibtimes.com
In August alone, the world's largest food company by revenue, Nestle SA (VTX:NESN), imposed an extensive regime of strict new animal-welfare safeguards on its 7,300 meat, poultry, egg and dairy suppliers. McDonalds, Nestle, Kellog must change.
Gerawan Foreman Ordered Pesticide Applicator to Lie After Workers Get Sick PETITION!!
Business  (tags: farm workers, society, safety, protection, pollution, healthconditions, healthconditions, sadness, safety, news, interesting, law, humans, police, ethics, labor, corruption, lies )

Robert
- 5 days ago - action.ufw.org
When it comes to pesticide safety we work hard to create laws and regulations to protect both consumers and workers who labor in the fields. But what happens when the people we trust to respect the law lie?
America Keeps People Poor on Purpose: A Timeline of Choices We'Ve Made to Increase Inequality
Business  (tags: money, humans, ethics, economy, corporate, dishonesty, labor, investments, foreclosures, finance, politics, society, corruption )

Wild
- 8 days ago - nationofchange.org
This is how corporate control took over our economy. Sad, but true. (Easy Street gets more treats)
Federal Judge Blocks Montana From Logging or Building Roads in Grizzly Bear Habitat
Business  (tags: Logging Company, ethics, federal judge. Montana )

Heidi
- 9 days ago - rawstory.com
U.S. District Judge Donald Molloy declined to block plans for roads and logging in two other Montana forests tied to conservationists' claims they would harm imperiled bull trout.
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
- 14 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.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Crack Down on Tax-Dodging Corporations
Business  (tags: politics, obama, corporate tax dodgers, law, usa, media, ethics, dishonesty, news, politics, business )

Cal
- 15 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Tell President Obama to stop corporations from dodging taxes. Section 385 of the U.S. tax code empowers the Treasury Department to largely prevent companies that perform a tax inversion from claiming tax deductions on money they loan to themselves
ACTIVISM: Taking Harvard to Task
Business  (tags: environment, business, ethics, politics, college business investments, investments, corporate )

Cal
- 16 days ago - sierraclub.org
Sam Wohns tries to stop Harvard from funding eco-negative companies
New Ways Darigold Is Hiding the Truth About Your Food ACTION
Business  (tags: Darigold, Target, dairy farmers, ethics, corporate, business, money )

Nancy
- 18 days ago - action.ufw.org
Workers employed at Darigold member dairies have risked their jobs to take pictures of the abused animals they see daily. Were workers treated fairly? Is the environment harmed as a result of how crops were grown? Were animals treated humanely?
Tell the CFPB: Stand Up for American Families! ACTION
Business  (tags: money, lending, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau cor, ethics )

Nancy
- 19 days ago - action.npa-us.org
W. Allan Jones, founder of Check Into Cash and our first shark this week, made enough money to amass a personal empire worth more than $500 million - enough to afford his jets and yachts and football fields with some left over to lavish on politicians...
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
- 22 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?
 

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