Climate Change

Climate Change increases risk of drought and wildfire, causes more frequent severe weather events, and threatens public health. Burning fossil fuels drives climate change. The intergovernmental Paris Climate Agreement set targets to limit climate change to mitigate its harms.



Stories


Jeff Bezos unveils sweeping plan to tackle climate change

As part of the plan, Amazon has agreed to purchase 100,000 electric delivery vans from vehicle ma...

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Trump to Revoke California’s Authority to Set Stricter Auto Emissions Rules

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration is expected on Wednesday to formally revoke California's au...

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Money Is the Oxygen on Which the Fire of Global Warming Burns

I'm skilled at eluding the fetal crouch of despair-because I've been working on climate change fo...

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Gucci Vies To Be Even Greener

Amid growing scrutiny, the luxury house aims to have a fully carbon-neutral supply chain before t...

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Nestlé, World’s Largest Food Supplier, Aims to Eliminate All Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 2050

Nestlé, the world's largest food supplier, will aim to effectively eliminate green house gas emis...

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85 Environmental Rules Rolled Back Under Trump Administration

President Trump has made eliminating federal regulations a priority. His administration, with hel...

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Meat and dairy companies have yet to “meaningfully address” basic sustainability risks, report warns

The Food Industry is not doing enough to tackle the impacts of climate change, deforestation, gre...

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Petitions


Amazon.com, Inc.
McWholeFoods Polluting Meat

Whole Foods has no environmental standards for their meat, and in fact buys from some of the most polluting and environmental destructive companies on

$16.9 million supporting

BlackRock
BlackRock: Support More Climate Change Proposals

BlackRock only supported 12.5% of climate-relate shareholder proposals in 2017, while others like Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs supported >80%

$2.1 million supporting

Banco Santander, ... Bank of America C... Bank Of New York ...
Cease Investment in Illegal Amazon Deforestation

Brazilian agribusiness is rapidly destroying the Amazon rainforest. Foreign financiers have the power and responsibly to halt illegal deforestation.

$62.2 million supporting

BlackRock Dimensional Fund ... Fidelity
Disclose Corporate Political Activity

Fossil fuel companies exert a great deal of influence over climate and energy policy at the federal, state, local and international levels – yet much

$76.4 million supporting

BlackRock Eaton Vance Fidelity
Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act

We ask companies and fund managers to endorse the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act

$91.0 million supporting

Fidelity
Fidelity: support SASB disclosure on agriculture

Sustainable accounting standards for agriculture will go live later in 2018. Fidelity should ensure adherence to these standards.

$1.4 million supporting

JPMorgan
Fossil Banks, No Thanks

Like millions of people around the world, you are probably reducing your energy consumption, switching to renewable energy, pressuring elected officia

$74.8 million supporting

Vanguard
Support the Kigali Amendment

The Kigali Amendment would ensure the phaseout of hydrofluorocarbons, one of the most damaging greenhouse pollutants, and must be ratified.

$20.1 million supporting

Amazon.com, Inc.
Amazon: Reduce Fossil Fuel Dependence

Join Amazon employees in asking Amazon to develop a plan to prepare for climate change and reduce dependence on fossil fuels

$9.2 million supporting

Vanguard
Create Fossil Free Versions of Your Index Funds

The fossil fuel industry is destroying our planet. Help investors green their accounts by offering fossil fuel free versions of your index funds.

$20.7 million supporting