Entries by Tyler Elm from 09/2012

You Are Better Off Investing in Sustainability Than Stocks

| Posted 09.25.2012 | Canada Business

In just the energy efficiency (EE) field, $2 trillion can be invested by 2020 with an internal rate of return (IRR) of 17 per cent. To put that into perspective: that rate of return is better than investing in the stock market or in real estate over the long-term. Why aren't we executing some of these simple, economically viable -- in fact hugely profitable solutions?