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Articles tagged: Green Economy

Greenwashing presents a real challenge to green investors, exemplified here with a paintbrush coloring a pollution-heavy factory green.

Green Investors: Beware the Perils of Greenwashing

Green investing ran hot in 2022, with ESG funds mostly dodging the torrential outflows witnessed in other sectors despite underperforming traditional funds. In 2022, sustainable investing accounted for 7% of […]

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We need to invest in a greener grid.

Green Investing Success Hinges on a Greener Grid

The green investing space continues to expand at break-neck speed. Clean energy, specifically, has attracted significant investment. In 2022, green energy investments topped $1 trillion – topping oil and gas […]

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Green Investing Developing Countries

Why Developing Countries Need Green Investors

Last week’s Spring 2023 World Bank Meetings wrapped up in a turbulent economic climate in Washington, DC. Concerns about inflation, debt, and more formed an undercurrent for behind-closed-doors meetings, but […]

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How Headlines About Tech Layoffs Miss the Point

It feels like layoffs in the technology sector make headlines every other day. In the past couple of weeks alone, companies ranging from Amazon to Meta and beyond have announced […]

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A leaf doubles as a computer chip, illustrating the opportunity with green tech investing

The Increasing Appeal of Green Tech Investing

Call it what you like, but in the world of investing, “green is the new black”.   Yes, there is scientific consensus on climate change. We face a growing incidence and […]

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Planted dollars grow around a green sprout. You, too, might grow your money by investing in farmland.

Growing Greenbacks with Farmland Investing

Plant-based diets, the consistently high value of farmland and new investor platforms have made buying farmland as an investment a good way to make money.

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GMOs have come to dominate global agriculture. This image contains pictures of potatoes, a tractor, a field of wheat, and a grazing cow

Dissecting the Debate Surrounding GMOs

 GMOs are not new. Neither is the controversy that surrounds them.  For years, activists have decried their prevalence, causing many companies to cultivate branding around selling non-GMO products. Research suggests […]

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Green Investing and Living

Green Investing and Green Living: Good for Your Lifespan and Your Wallet

Looking to go green? A plant-based diet and sustainable investing can improve your health, better the planet and bolster your portfolio.

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Green Investing Language

Green Investing Language and Philosophy

To fully understand what goes into sustainable investing, you have to understand the green investing language and its terminology. 

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The Great Lakes Boom

Investing in the Great Lakes Boom

Climate migration and water scarcity will lead to an economic boom for the Great Lakes Basin. Is Great Lakes investing the new revolution?

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