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How to divest from fossil fuels

So what exactly is fossil fuel divestment? It’s very simple. Rather than investing your money, you do the opposite and get rid of any investments that are linked to the fossil fuel industry. 323 more words

Events

Spotlight on - Divestment

To limit global warming under the generally accepted 2 degree target, no more than one-fifth of proven fossil fuel reserves may be burned (Meinshausen et al., 2009… 925 more words

Blogs

Six months of divest movements

Tuesday, April 12

Police arrested four members of the student activist group Divest Harvard after they staged a sit-in in the lobby of the Boston Federal Reserve Tuesday afternoon, protesting Harvard Management Company’s (HMC) investment in the fossil fuel industry, … 919 more words

The Harvard Crimson

McDonald's Said to Get at Least 3 Final Bids for Its China Restaurants

Fast-food giant McDonald’s Corp has received final offers from at least three bidding groups for its China and Hong Kong outlets, with global private equity firms Carlyle Group and TPG Capital teaming up with Chinese partners for the business worth up to $3 billion, sources told Reuters. 465 more words

Finance

Corporate hypocrisy on climate change

More Americans than ever are now beginning to take climate change seriously. According to some polls, 57% believe that climate change represents a serious global threat, and 78% agree that the U.S. 864 more words

Clean Energy