"Not only are institutions destroying the planet, but they are also taking unnecessary risks with their endowments."
-- Naomi Klein
GO FOSSIL FREE
The leading force in the divestment movement. From Bill McKibben's 350.org.
KEEP IT IN THE GROUND
The Guardian's campaign to urge the world's biggest charitable funds to move their money out of fossil fuels. See also their Personal Divestment Q & As,and their Template Letter for Fossil Fuel Divestment
Encouraging people, groups, and institutions to divest from fossil fuels and invest in climate solutions. Learn about Individuals pledging to go fossil free in their personal investments.
GLOBAL WARMING'S TERRIFYING NEW MATH
Bill McKibben's seminal Rolling Stone article: the basic math of Climate, Big Oil, Fossil Fuel Investment, and the efficacy of Divestment.
And watch the NAOMI KLEIN INTERVIEW, or read the edited three-part transcript in Grist: Oil Prices, Strengthening the Climate Movement, and The Power of Divestment.
FOSSIL FUEL-FREE FUNDS OUTPERFORMS CONVENTIONAL FUNDS
Investors who dumped holdings in coal, oil and gas earned an average return of 1.2% more a year over last five years, data from the world’s leading stock market index reveals.
CARBON TRACKER -- STRANDED ASSETS
For regulators, governments & investors to re-evaluate energy business models against carbon budgets, to prevent $6 trillion carbon bubble in the next decade.
PORTFOLIO DECARBONIZATION COALITION
Mobilizing financial markets to drive decarbonization.
THE WORLD BANK: CARBON BUBBLES & STRANDED ASSETS
...To minimize future losses, investors can start to diversify today by adding clean energy assets to their portfolio. These assets will gain value during the transition to a low-carbon economy as fossil fuel assets lose value.
GREEN AMERICA'S DIVESTMENT GUIDE
HOW TO ADD SOCIALLY & ENVIRONMENTALLY RESPONSIBLE INVESTMENTS TO AN EMPLOYER'S RETIREMENT PLAN [PDF]
FOSSIL FREE INDEXES
A family of fossil free indexes that specifically exclude the top 100 public coal, oil, and gas companies globally.
Environmental & social investing toward long-term financial returns & building a sustainable & equitable economy. See also: US SIF--The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment
FIRST AFFIRMATIVE FINANCIAL NETWORK
Working with money as a tool for transformation toward a socially just, truly sustainable future for all.