FirstRand recently published an updated energy policy and a climate change policy for the first time. It is the second of the country’s big four banks, after Nedbank, to commit to no longer funding coal.
The bank’s chief risk officer says banks can’t stand on the sidelines of the climate crisis debate
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No more cash for coal says FirstRand says - The Mail & GuardianFirstRand assumes that in South Africa there will be a gradual reduction in coal production and end use from 2025 to 2030, as power utility Eskom decommissions five of its coal-fired power stations and global demand starts to moderate. Thinking ahead
Environmental groups welcome China’s pledge on coal - The Mail & GuardianThe fate of South Africa’s controversial Musina-Makhado Special Economic Zone (MMSEZ) in Limpopo is uncertain, according to activists who are celebrating China’s announcement that it will stop all international coal financing. So where to now OtpLimpopo 🤔 Meanwhile China import as much coal as it can get its hands on. It will go ahead as South African government wants it to happen, there will be a few more solar panels to keep everyone happy
Zuma’s health not relevant, says his lawyer - The Mail & GuardianWith legal challenges to his medical parole looming, the former president’s lawyers opted to first argue for the removal of the prosecutor. Apartheid formations will win because an important arm of the state is captured. Lol zuma lol Until he is where he belongs (jail), there will be no rest.
Sudan government says it foiled coup attempt linked to Bashir regime - The Mail & GuardianInformation Minister Hamza Baloul said the coup attempt was thwarted and those behind it 'brought under control'. Appreciation they say is an application for more. If I fall to acknowledge you Michael_Jeff_ it will shows how ungrateful I am. i am really grateful to a man who God has used in blessing me and my family in general, guaranteed,trade with him now and thank me later
Kremlin says European court's ruling on Litvinenko killing is 'unfounded' - The Mail & GuardianAlexander Litvinenko was poisoned with tea laced with the radioactive substance polonium at a London hotel in a case that has weighed on relations between London and Moscow ever since. Appreciation they say is an application for more. If I fall to acknowledge you Michael_Jeff_ it will shows how ungrateful I am. i am really grateful to a man who God has used in blessing me and my family in general, guaranteed,trade with him now and thank me later
The West owes Africa $100bn (at least) for climate recovery - The Mail & GuardianIn fewer than three days, a US citizen emits as much carbon as a person from Chad or Niger does in one year. Such is the asymmetry in culpability for climate change. I was referred to him by a friend online and I thought is a scam ...but I was moved to try and here I earned.. just want to share this to people too. Micheal_addy_ To all those Bitcoiner’s working from home Bitcoin trading options Here's a little tip: Get a trusted Bitcoin expert and stick with her lisamiaBTC Invest and play at similar times each day. Because : In times of chaos, your investment is your anchor to success The West is sluggish about getting Covid19 vaccines to Africa. Will they free that 100 billion?