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The ‘zombie directors’ who lurk on corporate boards   
July 26, 2019
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   
July 25, 2019
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   
July 25, 2019
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   
July 24, 2019
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   
July 24, 2019
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   
July 24, 2019
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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European funds managing $2 trillion assets urge cement makers to act on climate impact   
July 24, 2019
Source: India Times - "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 members, mainly...
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Cement is a huge greenhouse gas emitter -- investors want to change that   
July 24, 2019
Source: CBS News - 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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Climate Change: fund houses push cement groups   
July 23, 2019
Source: Citywire - Aberdeen Standard Investments, Hermes, Sarasin & Partners and other members of the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC) have written to cement or construction materials ...
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The cement industry produces more CO2 emissions than most countries   
July 23, 2019
Source: Click2Houston - 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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