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Citing ‘financial risk,’ UC pledges to divest from fossil fuels

In what was shaping up to be a banner week for climate policy watchers, the University of California on Sept. 17 announced it will divest its $83 billion in endowment and pension funds from the fossil fuel industry, a move that could send ripple effects throughout higher education nationally. The decision — which coincided with […]