Will Irelandís vote to divest from fossil fuels make a difference?

In the next five years, it will pull $400 million out of carbon-producing companies. In the last few years, dozens of universities and churches have divested from fossil fuels. The Rockefellers Brothers Fund and the pension fund for public employees in California divested. New York City, Oslo, and other cities divested. Norway’s massive sovereign wealth fund sold off investments in some coal companies and is considering doing the same for oil and gas companies. Now the first country will join the list of nearly 900 institutions that are divesting: Ireland will pull its money out of fossil fuels.Read Full Story

Will Irelandís vote to divest from fossil fuels make a difference?

Ireland is set to become the first country to sell off all its investments in fossil fuels, but efforts to limit global warming must go much further

Fri 13 Jul 18 from Newscientist

Ireland Moves To Divest From Fossil Fuels In Historic World First

Ireland is likely to become the world's first country to fully divest from fossil fuel investments after a bill was approved by the Irish lower house this week, and now awaits approval by the ...

Fri 13 Jul 18 from CleanTechnica

Ireland will be the first country to divest from fossil fuels

In the next five years, it will pull $400 million out of carbon-producing companies. In the last few years, dozens of universities and churches have divested from fossil fuels. The Rockefellers ...

Thu 12 Jul 18 from Fastcompany Tech

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