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Investors urge Total to set Paris-aligned targets

Investors urge Total to set Paris-aligned targets

PRESS RELEASE AGM season closes with a third shareholders’ rebellion over non-committal “climate ambitions”, following Shell and Equinor Total has failed to deter shareholders from seeking concrete action to curb emissions, despite announcing a new climate ambition....

BP also can’t confirm its emissions will be down by 2030

BP also can’t confirm its emissions will be down by 2030

PRESS RELEASE This AGM season Follow This is asking every oil major whether its climate ambition for 2050 will lead to a (net) absolute emissions reduction by 2030 and a fundamental shift in investments away from fossil fuels to renewables of at least 50% by 2030. BP...

New ambition Shell falls short of Paris goal

New ambition Shell falls short of Paris goal

PRESS RELEASE Board rejects opportunity for shareholder support on climate targets Shell’s directors advise shareholders to vote against the Follow This climate resolution that supports the company to align with the Paris Climate Agreement. The board calls the...

Climate targets resolution at Total

Climate targets resolution at Total

PRESS RELEASE Paris-aligned targets for all emissions (Scope 1,2, and 3) become mainstreamA coalition of institutional investors announced today that they have filed a climate targets resolution at Total. “Follow This is delighted that institutional investors have now...

Investor briefing on climate targets resolution at Shell’s AGM

Investor briefing on climate targets resolution at Shell’s AGM

Why your votes matter This email briefing is intended to help shareholders make an informed voting decision on the climate targets resolution at Shell’s AGM on 19 May 2020. Our resolution supports Shell to bring its emissions targets (Scopes 1, 2, and 3) in line with...

Follow This Climate Targets Resolutions filed for 2020 AGMs

Follow This Climate Targets Resolutions filed for 2020 AGMs

In November and December Follow This filed Climate Targets Resolutions for the 2020 AGMs of Shell, BP, Equinor, ExxonMobil, and Chevron. The wording of the resolution is “Shareholders support the company to set Paris-aligned targets for all emissions (Scope 1, 2, and...

A resolution for CA100+: Steer clear of unintended consequences

A resolution for CA100+: Steer clear of unintended consequences

Not long ago, it was tempting to wait for an epiphany in the mind of an oil company CEO to accelerate the energy transition to renewables. Our work with Follow This, a campaign of responsible shareholders in oil and gas companies, has ended that illusion. No industry...

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