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Lessons for Climate Change in the 2008 Recession?

Posted on Jul 1st, 2014 - By Leslie Samuelrich - 0 Comments

Excerpt from a June 21, 2014 op-ed by Henry M. Paulson Jr., former Secretary of the Treasury and Goldman Sachs CEO Read the complete article in…

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Market Commentary: How does the Market Affect You?

Posted on Jun 16th, 2014 - By Leslie Samuelrich - 0 Comments

June 16, 2014 - Green Century is pleased to share this market commentary, which was prepared in conjunction with Trillium Asset Management, the…

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How Investors Are Changing the Palm Oil Supply Chain

Posted on May 28th, 2014 - By Lucia von Reusner - 0 Comments

Contact: Lucia von Reusner, Green Century Capital Management, 617-482-0800, lvonreusner@greencentury.com CHANGING THE SUPPLY CHAIN FOR PALM OIL:…

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Shareholder Statement Prepared for Kraft Foods Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Posted on May 14th, 2014 - By Lucia von Reusner - 0 Comments

Contact: Lucia von Reusner, Green Century Capital Management, 617-482-0800, lvonreusner@greencentury.com May 6, 2014: Fellow shareholders and…

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Investor Letter Opposing Keystone XL Pipeline

Posted on Apr 11th, 2014 - By admin - 0 Comments

Green Century recently weighed in on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, which would lead to the extraction and burning of millions of barrels of…

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In-Depth Look at Green Century’s Shareholder Advocacy on Palm Oil: How it is Helping Curb Climate Change, Preserve Forests and Protect Endangered Species

Posted on Mar 31st, 2014 - By admin - 0 Comments

March 31, 2014 - The Problem: Burning the Rainforest for Palm Oil Rainforests, acting as the "earth’s lungs," help trap carbon emissions,…

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Important Victories in Shareholder Advocacy: Tyson Foods and WPX Energy

Posted on Feb 6th, 2014 - By admin - 0 Comments

February 6, 2014 — We’re proud to announce two important environmental victories, achieved through shareholder action. (Scroll down for the…

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Op-Ed: On 4th Anniversary of Citizens United, We Need Transparency Rules

Posted on Jan 21st, 2014 - By admin - 0 Comments

January 21, 2014 - By Blair Bowie of U.S. PIRG and Lucia von Reusner of Green Century Capital Management Also published on Triple Pundit Four…

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Start 2014 with a Simple Investment Practice: Automatic Investment Plans for Environmental Investors

Posted on Jan 21st, 2014 - By admin - 0 Comments

As you begin the New Year, probably with at least one resolution concerning your finances, we want to remind you about a simple practice that can…

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Three Year-End Financial Tips from Green Century

Posted on Dec 15th, 2013 - By admin - 0 Comments

As we approach the end of 2013, Green Century wants to help you get your “investing house” in order. Here are three things to consider: 1.…

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Nelson Mandela’s Legacy

Posted on Dec 9th, 2013 - By admin - 0 Comments

As "Viva Mandela" is heard across South Africa and around the world, Green Century mourns the loss of Nelson Mandela and celebrates his life. He was…

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Financial Considerations for Investing in Fossil Fuels

Posted on Dec 2nd, 2013 - By admin - 0 Comments

This article is written by Leslie Samuelrich, President, Green Century Capital Management. When people talk about divesting from fossil fuels,…

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Divestment at the Dinner Table

Posted on Nov 26th, 2013 - By admin - 0 Comments

Green Century's Thanksgiving 2013 Message. Dear friends, when the dinner table talk turns to climate change, it's a good opportunity to bring up the…

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The Power and Limits of Shareholder Advocacy with Fossil Fuel Companies

Posted on Oct 17th, 2013 - By admin - 0 Comments

Divesting from fossil fuel companies is a way to act on your concern about climate change and contribute to much-needed solutions. Climate…

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Five Reasons to Consider Divesting from Fossil Fuels

Posted on Oct 16th, 2013 - By admin - 0 Comments

Since fall 2012, colleges, churches and cities have been leading robust discussions and moving to divest their holdings in the fossil fuel industry.…

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The Federal Government Shutdown: How Concerned Should Investors Be?

Posted on Oct 7th, 2013 - By admin - 0 Comments

October 7, 2013 — As of midnight, October 1, the U.S. Congress had not renewed the budgetary authority for the U.S. government, with the…

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After Years of Shareholder Pressure, Ultra Petroleum Will Address Risks of Hydraulic Fracturing

Posted on Aug 16th, 2013 - By admin - 0 Comments

August 16, 2013 — Hydraulic fracturing, sometimes called fracking, has already changed the environmental and energy landscape in the United…

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Green Bonds in a Changing Market

Posted on Jul 31st, 2013 - By admin - 0 Comments

August 2, 2013 — In the last few months, market-watchers have been closely following potential changes that will effect the bond market. As you may…

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Why Advisors Should Offer Fossil Fuel Free Options

Posted on May 16th, 2013 - By admin - 0 Comments

May 16, 2013 - To divest or not to divest? That is the burning question. It began with a Rolling Stone article. Then came a 21-city tour that was…

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Green Century Balanced Fund’s Carbon Footprint is Almost Half that of the S&P 500®

Posted on Apr 3rd, 2013 - By admin - 0 Comments

April 3, 2013— The Green Century Balanced Fund announced today that it is 49.5% less carbon intensive than the S&P 500® Index* without…

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Is It Really Possible to Have a Fossil Fuel Free Investment Portfolio?

Posted on Feb 4th, 2013 - By admin - 0 Comments

Leslie Samuelrich – Senior Vice President, Green Century Capital Management and Will Lana, CFA – Senior Vice President, Trillium Asset…

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Strong support for climate and sustainability proposals sets Green Century apart from large mutual fund groups

Posted on Jun 6th, 2012 - By admin - 0 Comments

June 6, 2012—While most people recognize the threat posed by climate change, a recent report concluded that many large mutual funds were largely…

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