The heirs of John D. Rockefeller’s Standard Oil fortune are moving as much as $900 million away from fossil fuels and putting them in renewable energy.
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There has been a movement to divest in fossil fuels on a global scale. Be it at the G-20 Summit in Russia or on the steps of the Massachusetts State House, the divest movement is gaining traction.
The Board of Trustees at Unity College in Maine has voted to divest their endowment from fossil fuel industries. Now, the Harvard College Undergraduate Council has announced they want Harvard University to divest its $30.7 billion endowment from fossil fuels. Most American academic institutions, such as colleges and universities, function in part off of financial […]