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Divestment, “leave it in the ground” agenda threatens consumers and economic growth

Divestment, “leave it in the ground” agenda threatens consumers and economic growth

AAA estimates that American consumer saved, on average, over $550 in 2015 on transportation fuel costs as a result of abundant energy WASHINGTON – The District of Columbia government’s decision to force its $6.4 billion pension fund to fully divest in 200 fossil fuel companies has drawn heavy fire from the oil and gas industry. “Divestment is a […]