10 Apr '11, 9am

SEC Decides in Favor of Corporate Transparency

SEC Decides in Favor of Corporate Transparency

In another action, Green Century has also filed shareholder resolutions asking a longer list of companies for disclosure on the risks of fracking , which is a method of extracting natural gas from shale deposits. The practice has been linked to drinking water contamination, wastewater disposal issues, and local issues related to heavy truck traffic. The Maryland legislature has just voted to ban fracking , New Jersey is considering similar legislation, and lawmakers in New York are concerned over the potential impacts on reservoirs supplying New York City. Meanwhile, the nuclear power industry enjoys a broad exemption from accident liability under the terms of a 1950′s-era federal law designed to encourage investment in nuclear power. Should the legislative framework change, the nuclear industry will also find itself vulnerable.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/04/sec-rules-corporate-t...

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