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MIL-OSI Energy: BNP Paribas Asset Management tightens coal investment policies

By   /  March 15, 2019  /  AM-NC, BNP Paribas, BNP Paribas Asset Management, Business, Climate Risk, Coal Investment Guidelines, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Investment Trends, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Institutional Investors, KB, Mark Lewis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: BNP Paribas Asset Management tightens coal investment policies

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Reuters: BNP Paribas Asset Management, the investment management arm of the French bank, is to stop investing in companies that obtain more than 10 percent of their revenue from thermal coal. The exclusion of such companies producing thermal coal and generating electricity from coal was announced on […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Experts say Norwegian pension investment decision could affect India’s oil and gas sector

By   /  March 14, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Climate Risk, Commodities, CTF, Divestment, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, IEEFA in the news, India, Indian Oil Corp., Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Institutional Investors, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Natural Gas, Natural Gas Corp., News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Norwegian Pension (GPFG), Norwegian Pension Fund (GPFG), Norwegian Sovereign Wealth Fund, Oil, Oil India Ltd., Oil industry, Oil Industry Investment, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Reliance Industries, Tom Sanzillo  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Experts say Norwegian pension investment decision could affect India’s oil and gas sector

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Livemint: The decision of the world’s largest sovereign wealth fund to stop investing in oil and gas explorers globally may affect Indian companies, such as Reliance Industries Ltd, Oil and Natural Gas Corp. Ltd, Indian Oil Corp. Ltd (IOC) and Oil India Ltd, where the $1 trillion […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Norway’s investment decision puts oil and gas industry on notice

By   /  March 12, 2019  /  AM-NC, BP, Business, Climate Risk, Commodities, CTF, Divestment, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Equinor, Exploitation, Exploration, Exxon Mobil, ExxonMobil, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Institutional Investors, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Norway, Norwegian Pension (GPFG), Norwegian Sovereign Wealth Fund, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Shell, Transition  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Norway’s investment decision puts oil and gas industry on notice

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Financial Times ($): Norway’s sovereign wealth fund may have spared the majors when announcing it was pulling investments from a host of oil and gas producers, but the move will still reverberate in the boardrooms of energy heavyweights like BP and ExxonMobil. With $1tn under management, the […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Norway’s $1tn wealth fund to divest from oil and gas exploration

By   /  March 9, 2019  /  AM-NC, BP, Business, Climate Risk, Commodities, CTF, Divestment, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, ExxonMobil, Gas, Global Economy, Government Pension Fund Global, GPFG, IEEFA in the news, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Institutional Investors, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Natural Gas, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Norges Bank, Norway, Norwegian Sovereign Wealth Fund, Oil, Oil and Gas Investments, Oil industry, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Shell  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Norway’s $1tn wealth fund to divest from oil and gas exploration

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Guardian: The world’s largest sovereign wealth fund, which manages $1tn (£770bn) of Norway’s assets, is to dump investments in firms that explore for oil and gas but will still hold stakes in firms such as BP and Shell that have renewable energy divisions. The Government Pension […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Proposal would require Norway wealth fund to divest some oil and gas investments, but not majors

By   /  March 9, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Climate Risk, Commodities, CTF, Divestment, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, ExxonMobil, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Institutional Investors, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Natural Gas, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Norway, Norwegian Sovereign Wealth Fund, Oil, Oil and Gas Investments, Oil industry, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Shell  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Proposal would require Norway wealth fund to divest some oil and gas investments, but not majors

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Reuters: Norway’s trillion-dollar sovereign wealth fund, the world’s biggest, will sell its stakes in oil and gas explorers and producers but still invest in energy firms that have refineries and other downstream activities, according to a government plan. The proposal announced on Friday said the fund’s stakes […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Investors target Southeast Asia coal financing loophole adopted by HSBC

By   /  March 7, 2019  /  AM-NC, Bangladesh, Barclays, Business, Climate Risk, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, EdenTree, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, Hermes EOS, HSBC, Indonesia, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Institutional Investors, John Flint, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Roland Bosch, Schroders, ShareAction, Southeast Asia Coal Plant Development, Standard Chartered, Vietnam  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Investors target Southeast Asia coal financing loophole adopted by HSBC

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Guardian: A group of powerful HSBC shareholders have written to the bank’s CEO, John Flint, urging him to close a loophole in its energy policy that allows the lender to bankroll coal projects in certain emerging markets. Investment management firms Schroders, EdenTree and stewardship provider Hermes […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: U.S. pension funds push big utilities to adopt carbon-free generation plans

By   /  March 5, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, California Public Employees' Retirement System, Climate Risk, Commodities, CTF, Decarbonization, DJF, Duke Energy, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Hermes Investment Management, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Institutional Investors, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, NRG, NRG Energy, NYC and NYS pension funds, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Scott Stringer, Thomas DiNapoli, Transition, Utility trends  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: U.S. pension funds push big utilities to adopt carbon-free generation plans

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Reuters: Top U.S. pension funds are asking electric utilities to accelerate efforts to cut carbon emissions but will not force the issue with proxy resolutions this spring, hoping market shifts and falling prices for renewable energy have already made executives and directors receptive to the goal. Investors […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: ExxonMobil seeks to block shareholder vote on climate risk

By   /  February 26, 2019  /  AM-NC, BP, Business, Church Commissioners for England, Climate Risk, Commodities, CTF, Divestment, DJF, Economy, Edward Mason, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, ExxonMobil, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Institutional Investors, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, New York, New York State Pension Fund, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, NYC and NYS pension funds, Oil, Oil industry, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Royal Dutch Shell, Securities and Exchange Commission, Shell, Thomas DiNapoli  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: ExxonMobil seeks to block shareholder vote on climate risk

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Reuters ExxonMobil Corp is trying to block an investor proposal that calls on the world’s largest publicly traded oil company to set targets for lowering its greenhouse gas emissions, two of the investor groups involved said on Sunday. Exxon in late January wrote to the U.S. Securities […]

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