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International Energy Agency warns pension funds about “unburnable carbon”
The IEA asked pension funds to look at the risk from overvalued fossil fuel stocks.
Jun 13th, 2013
City of Vancouver takes leadership on coal: highlights of yesterday’s hearing
Three business representatives and three climate stability advocates faced off before the Vancouver City Council to comment on the motion that City staff “report back on a bylaw to prevent...
Mar 14th, 2013
University divestment from fossil fuels taking off: municipalities are next
At least two hundred and thirty US universities have student organizations devoted to convincing their administrations to divest from fossil fuels.
Feb 10th, 2013
Oilsands pipeline: First Nations say Enbridge lacked due diligence
A lack of discussion around the oilsands pipeline by Enbridge has many First Nations worried.
Jan 23rd, 2012