Textiles alliance formed in Germany

December 1st, 2014

The German Development Ministry has launched the Textiles Alliance, a coalition of companies and organizations dedicated to improving social and environmental standards in the textiles and garment industry. Spearheaded by Gerd Müller, German development minister, in concert with a working group of 70 representatives, the “Fairness Alliance” will work to bring about concrete improvements in […]

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Solar investing fund launched

December 1st, 2014

According to an announcement in Energy Harvesting Journal, the U.S. solar market has grown by more than 10 times in the past four years. Wunder, a Boulder, Colo., Techstars company, has launched a first-of-its-kind solar fund that makes investing in solar projects easy, provides a 7 percent annual return and supports a clean, renewable power […]

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