Corporations’ Assets Have Huge Carbon Footprints

What About Foundations? Michael Kavate – Inside Philanthropy Published July 12, 2022 https://www.insidephilanthropy.com/home/2022/7/12/corporations-assets-have-a-huge-carbon-footprint-what-about-foundations Microsoft, Apple and other companies have invested millions to electrify their operations and otherwise cut their emissions. Yet all those efforts may be outweighed by the carbon footprints of the money they have in the bank, according to a report released in …

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BankFWD on ABC News Live Discussing the EPA

Climate activists are infuriated after the Supreme Court's latest ruling limiting the EPA's authority to set clean air and climate standards for the private industry. pic.twitter.com/W9pjEf8UKC — ABC News Live (@ABCNewsLive) July 1, 2022

BankFWD EPA Statement

BankFWD Responds to the Supreme Court’s Ruling on EPA vs West Virginia The EPA’s Clean Power Plan would have given the financial sector a powerful lever to hold the fossil fuel and energy companies in their portfolios accountable for meeting critical energy transition milestones. Tweet June 30, 2022 The Supreme Court’s decision to severely limit …

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First Republic Is First Large US Bank to Stop Fossil Fuel Lending

On November 29th, First Republic Bank became the first large US bank to announce a commitment to ending all lending to fossil fuel companies, the only one of the US’ 25 largest banks to do so. This commitment marks a watershed moment for large banks’ climate action and establishes the important precedent that fossil fuels …

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