May 14th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
The Norwegian Sovereign Wealth Fund has sold $3 billion worth of energy stocks and other companies it finds are seriously harming the environment. Most of the stocks it sold in the energy sector are for Canadian companies involved in producing and distributing oil derived from the Alberta tar sands
April 23rd, 2020 | by Barry A.F.
Both Norway and Alberta, Canada are economies that gain huge profits from selling oil. They have huge natural reserves of it and make ginormous profits from feeding our "need" for oil powered transportation. However, their method of deploying those profits is in sharp contrast, and interestingly it even guides their philosophies and how they view climate change
April 6th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
The Norwegian government has announced the nation's sovereign wealth fund will now be allowed to double its investment in unlisted renewable energy projects and will further restrict its investment in coal.
March 23rd, 2018 | by James Ayre
The measure to approve the previously proposed performance-based compensation plan for Tesla CEO Elon Musk passed with around 80% support, with around 73% of votes cast, the company revealed in a new Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filing
December 24th, 2014 | by Joshua S Hill
Two Canadian pension funds have announced an agreement with Spanish banking giant Banco Santander to jointly acquire a portfolio of [&hellip
December 4th, 2014 | by Joshua S Hill
Norway’s $870 billion sovereign wealth fund announced the findings of a government commission Wednesday of its current coal, oil, and [&hellip