23 Aug '12, 3pm

Will Renewable Energy Be the Focus of Crowdfunding Social Entrepreneurs?

Will Renewable Energy Be the Focus of Crowdfunding Social Entrepreneurs?

Businesses measure performance in profit and returns. Social entrepreneurs measure performance in terms of positive impact on society. Of the many things that a society needs to function are basic necessities like food, water and electricity. We’ve seen the impact of the ebbs and flows of food in places like India and the necessity for clean water in Africa and the demand for cheap energy on many an island nation where they have to import their energy in the form of fossil fuels. However with the advent of Crowdfund Investing (aka equity or debt-based crowdfunding) will we now see technology merge with social entrepreneurship to solve some of the world’s leading societal problems? Probably so.

Full article: http://ecopreneurist.com/2012/08/23/will-renewable-energy...

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