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On March 15, the University of California divested another $150 million from fossil fuels. Regent Richard Sherman and Chief Investment Officer (CIO) Jagdeep Bachher announced this new step in the fight against climate change, adding to the $200 million UC divested in direct investments from coal and oil sands companies in September, 2015.Read more
Cities are ramping up their efforts to go green and mitigate climate change impacts, with or without support from the federal government.Read more
The powerful and widespread #DefundDAPL divestment movement is a force to be reckoned with, going toe-to-toe with the big banks that are supporting the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline (DAPL).Read more
In a surprise development, the CalPERS Investment Committee called for more discussion of AB20 and DAPL divestment. Although the committee did not vote on the issue, member Theresa Taylor, the elected representative of state members and a veteran leader of SEIU Local 1000, expressed her personal opposition to the pipeline project.Read more