Category Archives: Environmental Investing

There’s an Island Made of Toxic Trash Rising Out of the Sea in the Maldives

Posted 24 October 2014 11:32 GMT by Rezwan Each year, approximately one million tourists visit the island nation Maldives for its sunny warm weather and stunning natural beauty. But there’s an ugly consequence of all those visitors, along with the Maldives’ own 395,000 [...] More »

China To Spend Trillions On ‘Green Tech’

– Kenneth Rapoza 8/11/2015 @ 9:32AM The Chinese government will spend upwards up $2.5 trillion over the next 15 years on clean energy projects designed to provide a lift-off to its most promising alternative energy firms. Rae Kwon Chung, principal advisor on climate [...] More »

Investing In A Cleaner Future

Investing In A Cleaner Future How FullCycle Energy Fund and Synova structure their advanced technology in areas where it is most needed         “Altering traditional power plants with Synova’s patented Olga Design will reduce municipal waste and lead the energy industry [...] More »

Dividing and Conquering the Trash

By DAVID ZAX ~ OCT. 25, 2014 Nate Morris pulled his rental Toyota Prius into a parking spot outside Bavarian Waste Services, a waste management company in rural Walton, Ky. Stepping out of the car, he inhaled the putrid odor wafting down from Bavarian’s landfill. “Smell [...] More »

Stanford to Purge $18 Billion Endowment of Coal Stock

By MICHAEL WINES ~ May 6, 2014 Stanford University announced Tuesday that it would divest its $18.7 billion endowment of stock in coal-mining companies, becoming the first major university to lend support to a nationwide campaign to purge endowments and pension funds of [...] More »

World’s Largest Sovereign Wealth Fund to Invest in Clean Energy

Christopher N. Fox, Ceres | April 1, 2014 2:11 pm | How are investors, businesses and governments doing on the road to the Clean Trillion goal of $1 trillion per year invested in clean energy? Here are my thoughts on the progress and challenges we’ve seen recently. Progress [...] More »

Caribbean Islands Agree to Swap Diesel Power for Renewable Sources

Several Caribbean nations committed on Thursday to start replacing diesel generators, the most common means of producing electricity on islands, with renewable sources like wind, solar or the earth’s heat. The countries, which have already taken steps toward developing the [...] More »

A&M Green Power to merge with Barker Implement

A&M Green Power just announced it is merging with Barker Implement. The combined companies will be named AgriVision. According to a company press release, “The merger will crate a company well positioned to bring next generation solutions for our customers.” AgriVision [...] More »

Glendale landfill will turn garbage to energy

Glendale could triple the amount of trash recycled at its landfill when a privately run facility takes over operations in April. Further out, the Chicago company intends to convert trash to energy at the landfill located a few miles west of University of Phoenix Stadium. [...] More »

C&G to sell China waste-to-energy business for $385.4m

C&G Environmental Protection Holdings, which is listed on the Singapore Exchange, will sell its waste-to-energy business in China for 1.85 billion yuan (S$385.4 million), the company said on Tuesday. It will receive 1.1 billion yuan of the sale price in cash and the [...] More »