Bitcoin, crypto-currencies and ecology. What is EcoCoin?

Sustainable development: are cryptocurrencies becoming “eco-friendly”? Decrease in their ecological impact and example of eco-friendly cryptocurrency with the Eco Coin Bitcoin has often been criticized by environmentalists because of its high cost in electricity. But in 2020, many solutions centered around virtual currencies now make it possible to combine ecological responsibility and blockchain. [...]

How to trade with the ADX indicator?

If the technical indicators available are numerous, only a small number is really useful for efficient trading. Among them, the indicator ADX pulls out of the game. We explain why and how to use it. What is the ADX Indicator? The ADX indicator is a technical indicator that measures the strength of a trend on [...]

Broken prices and low cost. Economic blessing or danger?

Low Cost: helped by considerable technological progress for two centuries, economic strategies have been guided by insatiable "capitalist" challenges ever more demanding in profits and always justified by the intervention of the invisible hand (1) "supposed to optimize for the greatest number the result of choice answering to [...]

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Energy Label: improve information on energy performance and product durability

Energy Label: The UFC has just released a study on product performance and sustainability that is a rising consumer concern. While the revision of the Energy Label Directive is still ongoing at the European level, the UFC - Que Choisir publishes the final results of a qualitative survey (1) which highlights the very [...]

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Opé2017, participatory platform against planned obsolescence

Please find hereafter the press release of the UFC concerning the launch of the participatory platform Opé2017 against the scheduled obsolescence! The C2017C Community, DemocracyOS, GreenIT.fr, Stop Obsolescence Programmed (HOP), the Friends of the World, have decided to include the issue of obsolescence organized in the programs of the presidential and legislative candidates of 2, ...]

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Ma-Bonne-Action.com, solidarity marketing, humanitarian and charitable

Econologie.com presents Ma-Bonne-Action.com, an initiative of solidarity marketing, humanitarian and charity of Laurent Berthelot. An Ulule campaign has just been launched. Explanations. Take control of your data and take a good action. Choose: when, what and how to receive good deals about you. For each advertisement consulted, you finance associations free of charge. " Do you want […]

Economy: some prosperity to progressive austerity

Economics and Society: from a certain prosperity to a progressive austerity or from the welfare state to the gendarme state. Political debate is largely confined to the sole domain of managing the conflicting interests of the various social categories, through political formations supposed to ensure compromises sufficient to maintain the social structure. Most of [...]

Forbidden Country Doctors of the World against price gouging of some drugs

Yesterday the association Médecins du Monde has broadcast an advertising campaign "incisive" on the Internet about the price of abusive drug treatment. The campaign has, in fact, been refused broadcast by "traditional" displays by the Authority of professional regulation of advertising (ARPP). JCDecaux, MediaTransport and the Insert have therefore refused the displays of this [...]

Download: Green Nudges, incentives for ecological behavior

Green Nudges: New Incentives for Ecological Behavior There are many obstacles to adopting green behaviors, be they physical, financial or psychological. These constraints limit the effectiveness of traditional approaches that combine awareness campaigns, technological innovations and economic and normative instruments. Therefore, the contribution of new methods [...]

Shale gas extraction, environmental and health risks

Shale Gas Review Board. Investigation and Public Hearing Report Quebec Report by the BAPE (Office of Public Hearings on the Environment) of 144 pages on the exploration and exploitation of shale gas and the potential environmental, health and social problems of its exploitation . Introduction Shale gas exploration and development projects [...]