Sustain growth in eco-industry for a green economy, study argues

  GLOBE-Net, December 3, 2012 – A recent study has provided support for an alternative means of tackling the unsustainability of resource-intensive economic growth. Using examples of best practice, it upholds a model of moderate growth in GDP combined with a...
Posted On 03 Dec 2012

Ireland’s Growing Potential in Wind Energy

  GLOBE-Net, October 31, 2012 – For a nation battling double digit unemployment and near total dependency on imported fossil fuels to meet its energy needs, the growing job creation potential of renewable energy in Ireland is like a breath of fresh air. The Irish...
Posted On 31 Oct 2012

Exploiting British Columbia’s Bioenergy Opportunities

  GLOBE-Net, October 19, 2012 – Natural gas and oil are hot topics in the media these days, but many investors are turning to British Columbia’s bioenergy riches as a province-wide source of new jobs and real economic growth. So significant is BC’s wealth in...
Posted On 19 Oct 2012

Time for a Reality Check – A GLOBE-Net Editorial

  GLOBE-Net, July 17, 2012 – Two highly topical energy-related issues have engaged Canadian environmental interests of late and are shaping governmental policies at both the national and provincial level. These are the role of natural gas as a transition fuel to a...
Posted On 17 Jul 2012

Biofuels Commercialization by Oil Majors

  GLOBE-Net, March 23, 2012 – At 30 billion gallons in 2011, the global biofuels industry has become big business. Although conventional biofuels derived from commodity crops account for the bulk of production today, a proliferation of national blending mandates have...
Posted On 23 Mar 2012

The GLOBE Series – Where to Now? A GLOBE-Net Editorial

  GLOBE-Net, March 21, 2012 – GLOBE 2012 has just wrapped up and a key message we are hearing from all sources is that this year’s GLOBE Conference was exceptional in terms of the quality of the dialogue and the excellence of the session speakers. And everyone...
Posted On 21 Mar 2012