The "divestment movement" is trying to convince investors to move their assets away from fossil fuels to more sustainable, ethical investments. The German city of Münster has gotten on board.
The city alleges that five oil firms knew about the detrimental effects of burning fossil fuels for decades. San Francisco and Oakland have already filed similar lawsuits.
Norway's trillion-dollar sovereign wealth fund is proposing to drop oil and gas companies from its holdings, saying it already has enough exposure to the industry and wants to protect against fluctuating oil prices.
Oil and coal consumption around the world must be reduced if global warming is to be kept to 2 degrees maximum. It's cause for concern — and motivation for change. Is there an end in sight to fossil fuel energy?
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