Tag: environment

Energy, Financial Services, Industries

JPMorgan announces big moves to support environment, including ending loans to coal industry

February 25, 2020


JPMorgan Chase announced a pledge to facilitate $200 billion in environmental and economic development deals and will pull back from advising and lending to the coal-mining industry. The new targets, disclosed Tuesday in presentations for the New York-based bank’s annual […]

Energy, Industries

As China’s Economy Slows, Beijing’s Growth Push Loses Punch

July 15, 2016

Via: The New York Times

Mo Ping for years made his living by tending the mango and jujube trees that he grew on less than an acre on this tip of land in the far south of China. Then last year Mr. Mo and others […]

Energy, Industries

Low Gas Prices Create a Detour on the Road to Greater Fuel Economy

March 23, 2016

Via: The New York Times

Since agreeing to tough new federal fuel economy standards five years ago, automakers have been methodically improving the gas mileage of their vehicles and reducing emissions harmful to the environment. But despite investing billions in fuel-saving technologies and introducing a […]