National Trust to divest £1bn portfolio from fossil fuels

Michael Holder
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Plas Newydd House and Gardens in Wales | Credit: National Trust
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Plas Newydd House and Gardens in Wales | Credit: National Trust

Charity loses patience with fossil fuel firms and says it will shift its investments towards supporting green businesses

The National Trust is to cease any investment in fossil fuel companies within the next three years as part of a new set of measures announced today aimed at aligning its billion-pound investment strategy...

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