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Global Investor Groups Urge World Leaders to Sign and Accede to the Paris Climate Agreement Rapidly

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LONDON/SYDNEY/BOSTON, April 19, 2016 /3BL Media/ –The Paris Agreement enters into force once 55 countries representing 55% of global emissions have deposited their instruments of accession with the UN. Investors support an early entry into force of the agreement, possibly as early as next year.

World's Largest Investors Call For More Decisive Action By Governments on Climate Change

Representing trillions in assets under management, global investor groups issue open letter to governments in wake of US President Obama’s re-election and Chinese leadership change
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Nov. 20, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Groups representing the world’s largest investors today published an open letter addressed to governments of the world’s largest economies calling for a new dialogue on climate change policy in order to avert dangerous climate change and its resulting economic impacts. The letter, announced ahead of international climate negotiations starting on 26th November in Doha calls for:

Global Investors Call For Action on Methane Emissions from Shale Gas And Oil Fracking

Representing over $20 trillion in assets, institutional investor groups urge industry to reduce global emissions of methane, a greenhouse gas twenty times more powerful than CO2
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(3BL Media) June 14, 2012 - The North American Investor Network on Climate Risk (“INCR”), the European Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (“IIGCC”) and the Australia/New Zealand Investor Group on Climate Change (“IGCC”) have today issued a joint statement calling on companies and governments to take effective action to minimize methane emissions from rapidly growing unconventional oil and gas production made possible by hydraulic fracturing.

Global Investors Call For Action on Methane Emissions from Shale Gas And Oil Fracking

Representing over $20 trillion in assets, institutional investor groups urge industry to reduce global emissions of methane, a greenhouse gas twenty times more powerful than CO2
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(3BL Media) June 14, 2012 - The North American Investor Network on Climate Risk (“INCR”), the European Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (“IIGCC”) and the Australia/New Zealand Investor Group on Climate Change (“IGCC”) have today issued a joint statement calling on companies and governments to take effective action to minimize methane emissions from rapidly growing unconventional oil and gas production made possible by hydraulic fracturing.

Climate Change Investor Groups Publish Report on Global Investor Practices Relating to Climate Change

Majority consider climate change a material investment risk/opportunity and incorporate climate change risk assessments into their existing investments; public policy a key driver of investment decisions
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) June 13, 2011 - The Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (“IIGCC”), the North American Investor Network on Climate Risk (INCR) and Australia/New Zealand Investor Group on Climate Change (IGCC) have today jointly published a report detailing the investment practices of asset managers, such as primary fund managers, and asset owners, such as pension funds, towards climate change issues. 

GE Technology Selected for IGCC Project in Southern California

BP-Rio Tinto Joint Venture Project Planned to Capture Up to 90% of Carbon
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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) - Atlanta, GA - October 29, 2009 - GE Energy has signed a technology licensing agreement with Hydrogen Energy for a proposed 250-megawatt power plant that would use integrated gasification combined-cycle (IGCC) technology, a product of ecomagination.  The plant to be located near Bakersfield, in Kern County, Calif., would be designed to capture up to 90 percent of its carbon dioxide for enhanced oil recovery and sequestration in an adjacent oil field.

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