Deutsche Bank to stop investment in coal-fired power plant construction and thermal coal mining

Answering to increasing public pressure after controversial deals with coal-related activities and living up to their pledges made in Paris 2015.

However, Deutsche Bank “only” commits not to finance NEW projects – the consequent step would be to divest from existing investments, too. It will be interesting to see if Deutsche Bank voices their thoughts on divesting, too.

https://www.theguardian.com/business/2017/feb/01/deutsche-bank-pulls-out-of-coal-projects-to-meet-paris-climate-pledge

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