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Are Earthquakes Our Most Effective Ally Against Fracking?

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 15, 2014 10:43:17 AM / by Carol Pierson Holding

By Carol Pierson HoldingIn response to pressure from students, faculty — and apparently alumni — who opposeChristchurch, New Zealand earthquake Harvard Endowment’s refusal to divest its fossil fuel stocks, Harvard University’s President Drew Faust’s office issued her second statement on climate change and sent a an email link to Harvard alumni. (N.B.: I am one). Instead of divesting, Harvard will become a signatory to the UN Principles of Responsible Investing and the Carbon Disclosure Project. Alumni are also asked to contribute to a $20 million Climate Change Solutions Fund. Harvard is chipping in $1 million.

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