Daily Archives: December 6, 2016

Using bacteria and waste water to make electricity

Smarter energy and water solutions are everywhere. All of us use water and in the process, a lot of it goes to waste. Whether it goes down drains, sewers or toilets, much of it ends up at a wastewater treatment … Continue reading

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BMW to pay for ‘sales-driven’ irresponsible lending culture

Interesting precedent here;  more claw backs coming for other car dealers worldwide? See: BMW to pay $57 million for irresponsible lending in Australia: “Australia’s corporate regulator said on Tuesday that German carmaker BMW (BMWG.DE) has to pay A$77 million ($57 … Continue reading

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Snowden with Katie Couric: thoughts on democracy

Valuable food for thought in this discussion. His comments starting at 16:50 around the history of democracy are insightful: “Every act of progression in our nation’s history involved tension with laws..that were wrong.”  Worthy reflection on notions of right and … Continue reading

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If only price didn’t matter…

If only valuations didn’t matter and the price paid for financial assets did not define investment returns.  Then we could always confidently buy and never worry–how awesome would that be? If everyone could buy at every price and only make … Continue reading

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