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Rewatch the Follow This Investor Symposium 2022

Rewatch the Follow This Investor Symposium 2022

Should investors vote for climate action at oil majors’ annual meetings in May? Hear what our speakers think in this three-minute summary of Follow This’ 2022 Investor Symposium below. Speakers: Lars Dijkstra of Van Lanschot Kempen Mary Minette of Mercy Investments...

BP will not reduce emissions this decade, new research shows

BP will not reduce emissions this decade, new research shows

PRESS RELEASE - Lacking absolute emissions reduction by 2030, BP’s decarbonisation plan is not Paris-aligned. BP’s transition strategy will not deliver emissions reduction by 2030 and therefore falls short of Paris-alignment, concludes in-depth research by Global...

ExxonMobil’s new net zero goal ignores the elephant in the room

ExxonMobil’s new net zero goal ignores the elephant in the room

On January 18th, ExxonMobil announced its ambition for net zero emissions for operations (Scope 1 and 2) by 2050. In May, the Follow This climate resolution - requesting Paris-consistent reductions of all emissions (Scope 1, 2, and 3) - will come to vote at the AGM of...

Will Shell’s total emissions be down by 45% in 2030?

Will Shell’s total emissions be down by 45% in 2030?

Will Shell’s total emissions be down by 45% in 2030? No - to the contrary: according to research by Global Climate Insights, Shell’s absolute emissions will increase by 4% by 2030. At Shell’s shareholders’ meeting on December 10, Shell chairman Sir Andrew McKenzie...

Shell seeking to move headquarters to the UK is no surprise

Shell seeking to move headquarters to the UK is no surprise

Response of Follow This Shell wants to move over to one kind of share on the London stock market. This is no surprise; Shell has already wanted a simpler structure with only one kind of share since Shell had to deal with the reserves scandal of 2004. Shell...

TotalEnergies leaves the Paris Accord to be met by others

TotalEnergies leaves the Paris Accord to be met by others

Green shareholders response to TotalEnergies’ Investor Day TotalEnergies’ emission reduction targets for 2030* fall short of Paris-alignment. It is not up to TotalEnergies to reduce emissions to levels needed for a 1.5-degree pathway, but up to governments and...