Category Archives: Economy

Economic insights and trends on globalization, U.S. economy and the Green Economic Revolution.

Rural American and the Green Economic Revolution

This election has put a spotlight on rural voters. Exit polls have pointed to job loss and job erosion as being a driver behind their vote for change. The issue is can campaign promises of renegotiated trade deals and reduced … Continue reading

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It Is Still A Green Economic Revolution

We have a new President. Regulations will be changed, diminished or eliminated. What has not changed is the growing consumer demand for goods and services that align value with values. What has not change is a disruptive, global technology revolution … Continue reading

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Build Your Business Success With Six Green Best Practices

Did you know that today over a dozen companies sell more than a billion dollars EVERY YEAR in green products? Here are some examples: Costco is now the largest organic food retailer. They sell $4 billion of organic food annually. … Continue reading

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Global Mega-Cities Driving Sustainability, AI and IoT

At a recent Further With Ford event their futurist, Sheryl Connelly, talked about the growth of our world’s mega-cities. She used Beijing China as an example. Beijing has 20 million people living in its metropolitan area. A typical driving commute … Continue reading

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How Ford Focus RS Smart Technology Impacts Sustainability

Nothing better explains how smart tech will reshape our lives than the Ford Focus RS. This is a four cylinder car. But it is excitingly fast and outrageously fun to drive. It is also the safest car I have ever … Continue reading

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Three Surprising Reasons For Low Oil Prices

The smiles on our faces while pumping gasoline comes from a historic 50% fall in oil prices. Most news commentators point to an oil over supply as the reason. But that begs the question of why? Since 1974 OPEC (Organization … Continue reading

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California Proves Clean Tech Is Good Business

California is now the sixth largest economy in the world. It’s economy is twice the size of Texas. The state’s 3+% annual economic growth rate exceeds all other states and most countries. This scale of California’s economic success has been … Continue reading

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