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Author: Douglas G. Cogan, Investor Responsibility Resource Center, for Ceres
This report is the first comprehensive measurement of how 100 leading global companies are preparing and positioning themselves to face these challenges [from climate change]. It pays particular attention to the job that corporate executives and board...
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TXU, Exxon Mobil Among 10 'Climate Watch' Companies Targeted by Investors - US Companies Face Record Number of Global Warming Resolutions
A group of leading US investors today announced the formation of a Climate Watch List, a list of 10 companies that have been identified as lagging behind their industry peers in their responses to climate change. As part of this effort, investors have...
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Author: Rebecca Smith, Wall Street Journal
From coast to coast, plans for a new generation of coal-fired power plants are falling by the wayside as states conclude that conventional coal plants are too dirty to build and the cost of cleaner plants is too high... Coal plants have come under...
Author: Matthew Dalton, Wall Street Journal
U.S. coal miners sit at the crossroads of worker safety and the environment -- two major public-policy issues that pose threats to the industry as a whole, but offer opportunities for individual companies that can adapt. Increasing scrutiny of the...
Author: Associated Press
Bank of America says it will phase out financing of coal companies that predominantly use destructive mountaintop removal mining practices, citing concern for the environment. But the policy, buried in the company's Web site this week and barely...
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Author: Bill Estep, Kentucky
The company where Charles Scott Howard worked, Cumberland River Coal Company, will pay him $1,753 a week, according to an agreement signed earlier this week. Howard...has gained a reputation as a fearless safety advocate, filing numerous complaints...
Author: Bob Berwyn, Colorado independent (USA)
"Judge blocks Colorado coal mine plan, orders feds to evaluate climate impacts", 28 Jun 2014...
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Author: Damian Carrington & Caelainn Barr, Guardian (UK)
"Coal crash: how pension funds face huge risk from climate change", 15 Jun 2015...
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Philippines: Carbon majors face national human rights complaint on climate change for the first time