Tag: Commodities

Nonrenewable fuel source organizations ‘possess mankind due to the neck’, states UN scalp in blistering assault

fossil fuel firms have humanity by the throat says un head in blistering attack

António Guterres reviews temperature suspension to cigarette companies rejecting web links in between cigarette smoking as well as cancer cells Nonrenewable energy providers and also the financial institutions that fund all of them “possess mankind due to the neck”, the UN assistant general has actually mentioned, in a “blistering” assault on the sector and also […]

Environment lobbyists pledge to combat as brand-new gasfield obtains permission in North Sea

climate activists vow to fight as new gasfield gets go ahead in north sea

Environmentalists endanger action over UK enable for Shell to cultivate Jackdaw industry Preservationists are actually harmful lawsuit in a try to stop the growth of a brand new gasfield in the North Sea that has actually been actually allowed due to the UK government.Climate pros responded along with temper after the authorities declared it had […]

BlackRock votes against 49 companies for lack of climate crisis progress

World’s largest asset manager reveals votes against directors on environment issues BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager, has disclosed that in the past year it has voted 55 times against directors at 49 companies for failing to make progress on tackling the climate crisis. The firm announced its sustainability focus in January, when it said […]

Global Witness accuses UK of ‘rank hypocrisy’ on fossil fuel projects

Campaign group says UK’s export credit agency broke OECD’s rules with £2m of fossil fuel financing The UK government’s export credit agency has fallen foul of OECD guidelines by offering multibillion-pound support to fossil fuel projects overseas despite global efforts to tackle the climate crisis, according to a campaign group. Global Witness has accused the […]