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350.0rg at the Fremantle Festival

The Fremantle Festival Parade on 9 November will be the first public outing for 350 Fremantle group. Come and join us to spread the word about 350.org and the importance of divesting from fossil fuels. 45 more words

BHP Billiton: Friend or Foe?

Over the years the mining giant BHP Billiton has audited its environmental performance in documents of various names including Health, Safety and Environment Community Report, Environment Report, Environment and Community Report or more recently as Sustainability Reports. 1,513 more words

Mitigation

South Africa considers declaring certain minerals as "strategic" for the country. Do you agree with the Minister decision? What impact will this have on export?

JOHANNESBURG Oct 14 (Reuters) – South Africa’s mines minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi said he was considering declaring certain minerals such as coal and iron ore as “strategic” for the country. 494 more words

Clearing Agent

Update on Step 3: Supporting Ian Dunlop’s nomination to the BHP Billiton Board

This morning I received a phone call from Rae, in the customer service area of my Superannuation fund, GESB. Rae thanked me for my letter asking GESB to vote in favour of Ian Dunlop at the BHP Board meeting. 164 more words

Rothschilds, The Crown & Nugan Hand Bank

In late June 2010 Australian Labor Party Prime Minister Kevin Rudd was forced to suddenly step down.  Rudd’s undoing came after weeks of ads run by Rothschild-controlled multinational mining giants Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton convinced voters that a 40% tax Rudd has proposed on mining companies was a bad idea. 811 more words

Dean Henderson

Report: Glencore eyes merger to create mining leader

The world’s largest mining company could result if a merger, reportedly in a preliminary phase, ensues between commodities trading giant Glencore Plc and Rio Tinto Group. 269 more words

Business

Step 3 – Try to influence the outcome of BHP Billiton Board meeting

Now, this is ambitious…

In the course of trawling the internet for information on climate change, I came across a website with an article on Ian Dunlop’s nomination for the Board of BHP Billiton. 313 more words