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Big four banks criticised for fossil fuel loans

Activist group Market Forces has criticised the big four banks for lending to fossil fuel projects including the Ichthys LNG development, but noted none of them funded a coal mine expansion in 2016.

Site-specific environment data crucial, Senate inquiry told

Instead of just relying on companies to disclose carbon information to investors, it's time to establish a service that uses sophisticated techniques to collect facility–specific environmental data, says a leading international stranded assets think–tank.

Protesters did AGL a favour

Opponents who successfully slowed AGL's coal seam gas expansion plans probably saved the company a lot of money, according to energy market experts.

Melbourne City pressures banks over fossils

Melbourne City councillors last night strengthened and unanimously backed a proposal to use its tendering procedures to quiz banks on their support for fossil fuels.

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