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Green Investing Options to Avoid the Carbon Bubble Fallout

November 7th, 2013 | by Guest Contributor

It’s one of the biggest hurdles facing fossil fuel divestment: Where to find sustainable investment options that create secure returns on investment in an energy market often dominated by fossil fuel companies. But thanks to action taken by two of&hellip

Chinese Automaker BYD Could Go All Electric And Hybrid

April 22nd, 2013 | by Christopher DeMorro

Imagine if an American automaker like Chrysler announced that in two years time, it would cease building any car powered solely by gas engines. That would be quite the shocker, wouldn’t it? Well a new report suggests that Chinese automaker BYD, which is mostly owned by U.S. investor Warren Buffett, could produce only electric and hybrid vehicles within two years

Impact Investing and Alternative Transportation

November 28th, 2012 | by Scott Cooney

The field of impact investing is a relatively new phenomenon, but its popularity is growing quickly, as investors seek financial AND other returns on their investments, usually environmental and social benefits. In impact investing, investors get to make a buck and feel good about it, too. Impact investing includes fairly mainstream investments, like Tesla's initial public offering (IPO) that netted the company over $200 million.

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