Fossil Fuel Devestments

Premiere DateNov 24, 2015
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 The Daily Beat Intro
00:20 The Daily Beat pt. 1 Helen Rosenthal
03:30 The Daily Beat pt. 2 Energy Conservation Efficiency
09:00 The Daily Beat pt. 3 Investing in Renewables
11:55 The Daily Beat Outro
12:05 Neptune Son Ghost Ease
16:19 Finish

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Today on the Daily Beat, Tuesday November 24, 2015: Helen Rosenthal, City Council member, District 6, Chair of the Contracts Committee, discusses the responsibility of public officials for the NYC pension funds, and calls for a financial study to assess the likelihood that the fossil fuel investments in these funds will be devalued as a result of various factors, such as government regulation of greenhouse gas emissions, energy conservation and efficiency, and the increasing competitiveness of renewable energy.


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