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Buddhism and economics

A person of wisdom is not one who practices Buddhism apart from worldly affairs but, rather, one who thoroughly understands the principles by which the world is governed. 

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General

Allowable Carbon Emissions Lowered by Multiple Climate Targets

by Makari Krause

Anthropogenic carbon emissions have been a large factor in climate change since the start of the industrial revolution. Scientists have become increasingly concerned with warming and other effects associated with the release of carbon into the atmosphere. 716 more words

Fossil Fuels

The Kingdom of the Sun

As abnormal weather conditions decimate communities across the globe, the climate change debate wages on. While oil apologists and environmental campaigners dispute the impact of greenhouse gas emissions, business people are seizing advantage of government subsidies to profit from an explosion of renewable energy. 1,918 more words

Business

Florida's Charlie Crist Running for Governor Again

Charlie Crist is a former Republican governor of Florida. As it turns out, he is the only governor I have ever personally met, not just by a handshake in some reception line, but by a meeting in the governor’s office with him and the lieutenant governor, lasting about 15 minutes back, in 2007, shortly after he had been elected. 509 more words

Political

The Lake That Burned Down A Forest (Full Length) - Published on Jul 27, 2014

VICE News travels to the Dominican Republic, site of a looming environmental and economic crisis many experts believe is the result of climate change. Lake Enriquillo is the largest lake in the Caribbean — and for the past 10 years, it’s been getting larger. 36 more words

Environment

AWRI workshop this Thursday, 31 July – Climate change and the SA wine industry

 

Sign up quickly for a free workshop this Thursday, 31 July, to learn about about climate change and the SA wine industry. This AWRI event will help our region to: 139 more words

EMP Activities And Info

Dumaguete City observes 'National Disaster Consciousness Month'

BY JENNIFER C. TILOS

DUMAGUETE CITY (PIA)–Dumaguete City Government joins the country’s observance of the National Disaster Consciousness Month (NDCM) with a citywide motorcade on July 28 at 9:00 am around the city streets with the City and barangay officials, students, and representatives from various national and local agencies expected to participate in the event. 187 more words

Climate Change