Tagged: clean energy

Fifth Annual Clean Power, Healthy Communities Conference

The Institute for Policy Studies' New Economy Working Group and Climate Policy Program eagerly co-sponsors the Local Clean Energy Alliance' 5th Annual Clean Power, Healthy Communities Conference also accessible via webcast.
Over 55 development, faith, human rights, community, and environmental groups from more than 20 countries teamed up to ask World Bank President Jim Kim to end Bank support for all fossil fuel projects unless the projects are solely focused on directly increasing energy access for the poor.

TPP vs. the Environment

IPS Associate Fellow, Manuel Perez-Rocha is a panelist for a discussion about President Obama's TPP expansion of hydro-fracking and Mining and is risks for our jobs, environment, food, and health!

Fracking Perils

The ongoing bonanza in the U.S. hydraulic fracturing industry marks a dangerous misstep on the road to U.S. energy independence.

Energy Finance: Perspectives from the Experts

You're invited to a discussion with energy finance practitioners and project developers about how to provide cost-effective, clean energy in the global South.