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In the News: Why the UN Climate Negotiations Remain Critical

  Governments and High Net Worth individuals own a majority of global assets in general, and governments also own a majority of coal and oil assets in the ground.  Therefore the Climate Negotiation process of the UN remains critical. Citing the release of "The Carbon Underground" as a key new development to watch, Cary Krosinsky writes in About.com Sustainable Investing  on why the UN remains mission critical to the climate change...

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In the News: Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign Adopts Carbon Undeground 200

 From now on, “The Carbon Underground 200” and its successive updates will be used by 350.org in supporting the ongoing divestment campaign. A family of broad market fossil free indexes based on the list is currently under development.   Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign Updates Its “Top 200” Target List by 350.org The fossil fuel divestment campaign now has an updated list of companies that it will be asking large investors, such as...

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In the News: The Sydney Morning Herald Highlights Australian Carbon Underground Companies

BHP and AGL still expanding fossil fuel holdings by Peter Hannam BHP Billiton, India’s Adani Enterprises and AGL Energy are among listed companies expanding fossil fuel holdings despite the risk global efforts to limit climate change will strand the bulk of their reserves. The Carbon Underground 200 list of the largest public coal, oil and gas companies found the top 200 increased potential total greenhouse gas emissions from proven...

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In the News: Carbon Underground Ranking Earns Adani a Market Forces Stranded Assets Award

Adani given Stranded Assets award for 3rd most unburnable coal By Julien Vincent Market Forces held a mock award ceremony at the Brisbane offices of Adani, owners of the Carmichael coal project in Queensland’s Galilee Basin. Having been ranked number 3 in the world by Fossil Free Indexes' The Carbon Underground for owning “unburnable coal," Market Forces gave Adani a “stranded asset award” for amassing such vast quantities of coal...

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Press Release: Fossil Free Indexes releases “The Carbon Underground” ranking the world’s top 200 public fossil fuel companies

Report identifies the top public coal, oil and gas companies globally based on potential climate impact of their reserves. Research shows growing reserves and embedded emissions. Updated list supports fossil fuel divestment movement and new ESG index products. New York, April 29, 2014 – Fossil Free Indexes LLC, a newly established ESG index and research company, announced today the release of “The Carbon Underground”...

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