University of Mary Washington Committee Supports Divestment

University of Mary Washington Committee Supports Divestment from Fossil Fuels l Fredericksburg.com

By: Lindley Estes, April 4, 2016

  • A University of Mary Washington committee report suggests the school should eliminate fossil fuel investments from its $41.4 million endowment. The committee also discovered the endowment is already largely free of investment in the Carbon 200—the largest 200 companies profiting from fossil fuels.