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    Church of England Pensions Board response to announcement of Shell’s climate targets

    03/12/2018

    NEWS / Shell has announced plans to set short-term targets to reduce the carbon footprint of its energy projects following engagement led by the Church of England Pensions Board

  2. Launch of the Transition Pathway Initiative

    New research shows only two large oil and gas companies have long-term, low-carbon ambitions

    08/11/2018

    New Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI) research assesses the carbon performance of the world’s ten largest public oil and gas companies, taking into account the full lifecycle emissions of their products.

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    Pension funds challenge major European emitters on climate lobbying

    28/10/2018

    NEWS / An influential $2 trillion group of investors, led by the Church of England Pensions Board and Swedish national pension fund AP7, have today challenged 55 large European companies on their approach to climate lobbying.

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    Transition Pathway Initiative recognised at Finance for the Future Awards

    18/10/2018

    NEWS / The Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI), co-founded by the Church of England’s National Investing Bodies and the Environment Agency Pension Fund, has been recognised this week for its work at the Finance for the Future Awards.

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    Church of England Pensions Board publishes 2017 Annual Report and Accounts

    17/07/2018

    NEWS / The Church of England Pensions Board has today published its Annual Report and Accounts for 2017, and the Report and Accounts for each of the four pension schemes of which the Board is the corporate trustee.

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    National Investing Bodies’ approach to climate change affirmed by General Synod

    08/07/2018

    NEWS / This afternoon General Synod affirmed its support for the National Investing Bodies’ (NIBs) approach to tackling climate change, including its ongoing strategy of engaging with companies rather than prematurely disinvesting from them.

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    Archbishop of Canterbury's comments at Transition Pathway Initiative summit

    02/07/2018

    NEWS / The Archbishop of Canterbury opened the market this morning at the London Stock Exchange before addressing delegates at the Transition Pathway Initiative – Asset Owners State of Transition Climate Summit.

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    Business strategies failing to keep pace with the need to decarbonise

    02/07/2018

    NEWS / Transition Pathway Initiative new analysis of the electricity, coal and oil and gas sectors

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    State of Transition Climate Summit for Asset Owners – Agenda Released

    19/06/2018

    NEWS / The Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI) released today the agenda for its Asset Owners State of Transition Climate Summit to be held on 2 July 2018 at the London Stock Exchange.

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    Church Commissioners’ comments following ExxonMobil AGM -30 May 2018 Statement from Edward Mason

    30/05/2018

    NEWS / Edward Mason from the Church Commissioners for England, commenting on the Exxon Mobil AGM said: