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On joining the Climate Reality Leaders Corps   
(Wednesday - July 31, 2019) Associated Profiles : Investor Group on Climate Change - Australia / New Zealand
Source: Medium - Solar is creating over 15,000 jobs per year in Australia, a tenth of the number in the US. Emma Herd from the Investor Group on Climate Change left us with a personal challenge when she said “We think of investors as pin...
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CalSTRS to push its stock, bond managers on climate risk   
(Tuesday - July 30, 2019) Associated Profiles : Investor Network on Climate Risk
Source: Pensions&Investments - Mr. Ehnes is on the Ceres board of directors. CalSTRS is a leading member of the Investor Network on Climate Risk, a group of more than 80 institutional investors overseeing a combined $8 trillion in assets, which asked for the...
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Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility members and associates...   
(Monday - July 29, 2019) Associated Profiles : ICCR
Source: Pensions&Investments - Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility members and associates as of Jan. 1 filed 299 shareholder resolutions at 147 companies for the 2006 proxy season, according to the ICCR EthVest database. The organization has filed...
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Institutional investors calling on cement makers to address high carbon output   
(Friday - July 26, 2019) Associated Profiles : Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)
Source: Benefits Canada - The Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change and investors in Climate Action 100+ called on Europe’s major construction material firms to commit to taking steps to achieve net zero emissions no later than 2050....
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The ‘zombie directors’ who lurk on corporate boards   
(Friday - July 26, 2019) Associated Profiles : CII
Source: The Washington Post - But when it comes to corporate elections of directors, the process sometimes works very differently. The Council of Institutional Investors, a nonprofit association representing pension funds, endowments and foundations whose...
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Investors with $33tn urge climate change action from cement giants   
(Thursday - July 25, 2019) Associated Profiles : Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)
Source: Construction Week Online - Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC) and participants in Climate Action 100+ – a shareholder initiative with more than 320 investors that collectively have $33tn in assets under management – has...
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Doubters urge BHP to match bold climate pledge with action   
(Thursday - July 25, 2019) Associated Profiles : Investor Group on Climate Change - Australia / New Zealand
Source: The Guardian - Emma Herd, chief of Australia’s Investor Group on Climate Change, said BHP’s scope 3 emissions pledge was a significant shift. It follows liquefied natural gas producers arguing they deserve credit for lowering global...
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Funds managing $2t urge cement makers to act on climate impact   
(Wednesday - July 24, 2019) Associated Profiles : Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)
Source: The Daily Star - “The cement sector needs to dramatically reduce the contribution it makes to climate change,” said Stephanie Pfeifer, chief executive of the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change, which has more than 170...
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Cement is a huge greenhouse gas emitter, according to climate-conscious investors   
(Wednesday - July 24, 2019) Associated Profiles : Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)
Source: Valley News Live - A group of investors from the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change and Climate Action 100+ are calling on European cement companies to reduce their carbon emissions, with the goal of net zero emissions in 31 years....
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The cement industry produces more CO2 emissions than most countries. It may not survive   
(Wednesday - July 24, 2019) Associated Profiles : Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)
Source: WRAL - The coalition is made up of members of the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change and Climate Action 100+, a leading campaign group with 320 supporters. Cement production, which uses huge amounts of heat and energy, is...
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