Cambridge blacklists coal and tar sands investments

Cambridge blacklists coal and tar sands investments l Varsity

by by Siyang Wei & Daniel Gayne, June 22, 2016

Working group recommends withdrawal from certain carbon-related industries, but stops short of calling for full divestment. Cambridge’s University Council decided last week to ‘blacklist’ investments in coal and tar sands from its endowment, following calls for divestment and positive investment by a number of student societies and academics.