Keep it in the ground

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Divestment is perhaps the fastest-growing front of the fight against climate change - already universities from Stanford to Scotland have begun the process. Even the Rockefeller Brothers Fund - heir to the first great oil fortune - has decided its both immoral and financially imprudent to keep investing in coal, gas and oil. That's because - as the bank of England governor Mark Carney recently pointed out - we already have far more reserves of these fuels than scientists say we can safely burn. And yet the fossil fuel companies keep scouring the globe to find yet more carbon.
Keep it in the ground

Author: Jan's bulletin board

I live in a part of the world called Norway with my wife and two daughters. I worked as a telecom engineer for 20 years. Nowadays I am attending a helpdesk supporting colleagues with computer problems. I am also a hobby photographer who believe we ought to pay more attention to how we treat our planet and each other. I trust the reports from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, and I am disappointed that leading politicians in my own and other countries more or less have been ignoring warnings from the scientists for 20 years.

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