24.05.2016 - Pressure on Norway fund to divest from coal
Norway’s sovereign wealth fund may be forced to step up divestments of coal companies and could face a wider ban on investments in other fossil fuels. A majority of parties in Norway’s parliament want to tighten guidelines that prevent the $850bn fund from owning companies that base more than 30% of their activities or revenues on thermal coal, according to a group of legislators including opposition Labor, Norway’s biggest party. Adjustments could come as soon as next year, said Torstein Tvedt Solberg, who represents Labor on the finance committee...............................................Full Article: Source
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