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On Dec. 21, 2012, I put $16 Million imaginary dollars into 16 real energy companies; $8.0 in the Sustainable Energy space and $8.0 in the fossil fuel space, $1.0 Million into each. Excluding the value of dividends and transaction costs, but including the bankruptcy or crash of three companies in the sustainable energy space, As […]

You might have seen this ad, from PSEG or on their website, “NJ Needs Nuclear . com” “It’s Cheaper to Keep Air Pollution-Free Nuclear Power than to Replace It,” the ad claims. And that is true. It’s also cheaper to drive a 10, 15, or 20 year old car than replace with a new one. […]

On Dec. 21, 2012, I put $16 Million imaginary dollars into 16 real energy companies; $8.0 in the Sustainable Energy space and $8.0 in the fossil fuel space, $1.0 Million into each. Excluding the value of dividends and transaction costs, but including the bankruptcy or crash of three companies in the sustainable energy space, In […]

On Dec. 21, 2012, I put $16 Million imaginary dollars into 16 real energy companies; $8.0 in the Sustainable Energy space and $8.0 in the fossil fuel space, $1.0 Million into each. Excluding the value of dividends and transaction costs, but including the bankruptcy or crash of three companies in the sustainable energy space, As […]

  On Dec. 21, 2012, I put $16 Million imaginary dollars into 16 real energy companies; $8.0 in the Sustainable Energy space and $8.0 in the fossil fuel space, $1.0 Million into each. Excluding the value of dividends and transaction costs, but including the bankruptcy or crash of three companies in the sustainable energy space, […]

On Dec. 21, 2012, I put $16 Million imaginary dollars into 16 real energy companies; $8.0 in the Sustainable Energy space and $8.0 in the fossil fuel space, $1.0 Million into each. Excluding the value of dividends and transaction costs, but including the bankruptcy or crash of three companies in the sustainable energy space, As […]

On Dec. 21, 2012, I put $16 Million imaginary dollars into 16 real energy companies; $1.0 Million into each of eight sustainable energy companies and $1.0 Million into each of eight fossil fuel companies. Excluding the value of dividends and transaction costs, but including the bankruptcy or crash of various companies, as of the close […]

On Dec. 21, 2012, I began an experiment in “Sustainable Capitalism” or “Sustainable Finance.” I put $16 Million imaginary dollars in equal imaginary investments in 16 energy companies, $8.0 Million in $1.0 Million investments in eight “Sustainable” energy companies, the other $8.0 Million in $1.0 Million chunks in fossil fuel companies.  As of the close […]

At 4 Years, 5 Months: Sustainable Energy UP 148.4%, 33.6% per year. Fossil Fuel DOWN 24.9%, DOWN 5.6% per year. The S&P 500 UP 66.6%, 15.1% per year.  On Dec. 21, 2012, I put $16 Million imaginary dollars in equal imaginary investments in 16 real energy companies; $8.0 in the Sustainable Energy space and $8.0 […]

Energy Portfolios, 4 Years, 4 Months: Sustainable Energy Up 126.7% == 29.23% on an Annualized Basis. Fossil Fuel DOWN 26.9% == 6.21% Annualized. S&P 500 Up 64.27% == 14.63% Annualized. On Dec. 21, 2012, I put $16 Million imaginary dollars in equal imaginary investments in 16 real energy companies; $8.0 in the Sustainable Energy space […]

On Dec. 21, 2012, I put $16 Million imaginary dollars in equal imaginary investments in 16 real energy companies; $8.0 in the Sustainable Energy space and $8.0 in the fossil fuel space. Excluding the value of dividends and transaction costs, but including the bankruptcy or crash of three companies in the sustainable energy space, As […]

As of the close of trading on February 21, 2016: The hypothetical value of the Fossil Fuel portfolio is down 33.99% overall, from $8.0 Million to $5.28 Million. This is a collapse of -8.16% on an annualized basis. The aggregate Market Captalization of the companies in the Fossil Fuel portfolio, as of the close of […]

Back in December, 2012 I started this experiment in sustainable investing. I took $16 million imaginary dollars and invested them, in imaginary $1.0 Million chunks, in 8 sustainable energy companies and 8 fossil fuel companies. The results are: The Fossil Fuel portfolio is down 18.29% overall, from $8.0 Million to $6.54 Million. This is a […]

As of the close of trading on December 21, 2016: The Fossil Fuel portfolio is up to a point where it is only down 18% overall, from $8.0 Million to $6.56 Million. This is a collapse of -4.5% on an annualized basis. The Sustainable Energy portfolio is up 86.75% overall and 21.69% on an annualized […]

As of the close of trading on November 21, 2016: The Fossil Fuel portfolio is down 26% overall, down 6.8% on an annualized basis, from $8.0 Million to $6.4 Million, but is up 10% from $5.9 Million on Oct. 21, 2016. This is a collapse of -5% on an annualized basis. The Sustainable Energy portfolio […]