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Blog/News (November 24, 2015) Green America's new Center for Sustainability Solutions  promotes market-based innovations for sustainable supply chains in the energy, agriculture, labor and finance sectors.   As the nation’s leading green economy organization, we're taking bold…

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Blog/News (November 24, 2015)   After years of hidden trade negotiations and public outcry over secrecy, the long-awaited text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) was released, packed with dangerous deals that will put profits over people.Twelve different countries,…

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Blog/News (November 24, 2015)   The SEC has announced proposed rules for companies and indiviuals looking to raise capital through crowdfunding. Legal and investing circles welcomed the new rules, which were mandated by the JOBS Act. The regulations will open up investments in…

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Blog/News (November 24, 2015) Investors' Circle (IC) has opened applications for their next Beyond the Pitch event for social enterprises seeking capital. IC seeks early or expansion-stage companies whose businesses address significant social or environmental issues. 15…

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Blog/News (November 24, 2015) Green America called on Amazon to build a cleaner cloud, and Amazon has taken significant steps towards powering their infrastructure on renewable energy. The latest: a new wind farm in Ohio. Amazon plans to build Amazon Wind Farm US Central in…

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Blog/News (November 24, 2015) Donna Katzin – Shared Interest Donna Katzin, Executive Director of Shared Interest, was honored with the 2015 SRI Service Award, the socially responsible investing industry’s most vaunted award. The SRI Service Award recognizes one individual each…

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Blog/News (November 24, 2015) The planet is already facing a global climate crisis. But there's another 450 billion tons of potential carbon emissions that the fossil fuel industry would love to extract from federal lands and waters. A new bill in the Senate would prevent…

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Blog/News (November 24, 2015) Take action to tell the parent company of Olive Garden and many other restaurant chains to serve greener meals and take better care of workers. Big restaurant chains have a major influence on what we eat and how food is produced – many Americans…

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Blog/News (November 24, 2015) Enterprise Community Loan Fund has been selected for the ImpactAssets 50 2015, which features 50 impact investing fund managers delivering social, environmental and financial returns worldwide.Lori Chatman, president of Enterprise Community Loan…

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Blog/News (November 24, 2015) On November 6, 2015, representatives from Green America, Green Century, First Affirmative Financial Network, and 350.org Colorado gathered at the Tim Gill Center in Colorado Springs to address the rationale for fossil fuel divestment and…