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New York State fossil fuel divestment bill

New York State Fossil Fuel Divestment Bill

By Sandy Emerson | May 10, 2017

New York State Senator Liz Krueger has introduced a bill that would require immediate divestment of New York’s $170 billion state pension fund from coal, and divestment from oil and gas by 2022.

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Move Your Money

Move Your Money: How to Break Up with Your Bank

By Sandy Emerson | 05/14/2017

Fossil Free California’s recent “Move Your Money” seminar drew a good crowd of people looking to break up with their big banks and move their checking, savings, and credit cards to a socially responsible bank or credit union.  Over the last year, “DefundDAPL” and related projects have inspired people to move more than $81 million…

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danish pension fund divests

Danish Pension Fund Divests, Citing Stranded Assets

By Stephen Asztalos | 04/28/2017

Managers of the 4th largest Danish pension fund have partially divested from fossil fuels, citing concerns about stranded assets.

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Harvard students call for fossil fuel divestment

Columbia University Divests; Harvard “Pauses”

By Ann Marie Riley | 04/27/2017

Columbia University’s Trustees voted in mid-March to divest from thermal coal production and to join the Carbon Disclosure Project’s Climate Change Program. Meanwhile, Harvard took a significant step toward fossil fuel divestment by saying it will “pause” new investments in fossil fuels.

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