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President Barack Obama wth Vice President Joe Biden speaks with CEO of  Namaste Solar Electric, Inc., Blake Jones,  while looking at solar panels  at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science in Denver, Colorado 2/17/09. 
Official White House Photo by Pete Souza

2016: Watching The USA Bet Big On Solar Power

The Arab oil embargo of 1973 catalyzed the development of today’s modern solar cell (PV) technology. In 1974 American Congress passed five energy bills, two of which supported solar as a potentially valuable solution to the decade’s energy emergency. But despite government-wide initiatives launched ...
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Ethos Genesis – Is It Time to Replace GDP?

Ethos is defined as the fundamental values and beliefs of a specific person, people, or culture. Moreover, the ethos of a people stems from the values of the culture. The odd individual may deviate from the social norm, but the beliefs that most people derive from their society can, to a certain ext...
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The Truth Behind Capitalism

In 2008, the loss of 11 billion dollars by the world’s largest insurance company, AIG, and the bankruptcy of the US investment bank Lehman Brothers, triggered a domino effect of financial consequences which brought the entire capitalist system within a hair’s breadth of total collapse. But, as the ...