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Climate groups respond to Climate Finance Day announcements at COP26

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 3, 2021 Contact: Jackie Fielder,  [email protected] Climate groups respond to Climate Finance Day announcements at COP26 Stop the Money Pipeline organizations respond to Morgan Stanley’s new 2030 targets, the British Treasury’s new requirements GLASGOW — Today, private and public institutions released new net zero targets and strategies on “Climate Finance Day” […]

US lags further after British Treasury issues new fossil fuel finance standards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 3, 2021 Contact: Jackie Fielder, (562) 313-2324, [email protected]     Jason Schwartz, (347) 452-3752, [email protected] US lags further after British Treasury issues new fossil fuel finance standards GLASGOW — Today UK Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, announced new requirements for firms to publish net zero transition and decarbonization plans in […]

Climate groups: Mark Carney’s GFANZ $130 Trillion in Net Zero Commitments ignores fossil fuel financing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  November 3, 2021  Contact: Jackie Fielder,  [email protected]      Climate groups: Mark Carney’s GFANZ $130 Trillion in Net Zero Commitments ignores fossil fuel financing Climate groups have recently pushed back on GFANZ for loopholes in net zero framework   GLASGOW — Today the Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero (GFANZ) announced in its […]

Call Wall Street CEOs: Defund Climate Chaos

Call Wall Street CEOs: Defund Climate Chaos We’re calling Citibank CEO, Jane Fraser, to demand that Citibank stops funding climate chaos. Her number is (212) 793-6194 One week after Jane Fraser became the new CEO in May, Citibank announced its intention to achieve “net-zero emissions by 2050.” That is all well and good. But we […]

Deadline Glasgow, Defund Climate Chaos Day of Action

(September 17, 2021) On the 10th anniversary of Occupy Wall Street, and ahead of New York Climate week, 40 climate activists were arrested in Manhattan at bank headquarters and buildings of JP Morgan Chase, Citibank, and Bank of America. They were calling on major Wall Street banks to stop financing fossil fuels by the start […]

Banking on Line 3

The situation in Anishinaabe territory is dire right now. Enbridge is spilling drilling fluid in wetlands next to the Mississippi headwaters as it builds the Line 3 pipeline and Water Protectors are chaining themselves to drilling equipment to prevent Enbridge from violating Anishinaabe treaty rights Militarized police are assaulting peaceful Water Protectors using tear gas, […]

BlackRock, the time to get out of Enbridge is now.

This blog was originally published at https://blackrocksbigproblem.com/blackrock-invests-enbridge/ If BlackRock is serious about reaching its net zero commitments, the first step is to stop investing in dirty fossil fuel companies that don’t have realistic plans for transitioning to a clean energy economy and continue to perpetuate the violation of Indigenous rights. We live in an age […]