Ireland Expected To Become World’s First Country To Divest From Fossil Fuels

Ireland Expected To Become World’s First Country To Divest From Fossil Fuels


Kerry Peninsula, Ireland. Photograph courtesy of: ©Marc Norman

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The Republic of Ireland took a crucial step Thursday toward becoming the first country in the world to divest from fossil fuels.

But one of their principal arguments had less to do with Ireland than with countries elsewhere in the world, which are already feeling the devastating effects of climate change…

Read Full Article, NPR (07-12-2018)

Ireland commits to divesting public funds from fossil fuel companies; Reuters (07-12-2018)

Hurricane Ophelia strengthens to major Category 3 storm, barreling toward Ireland; CBS News (10-14-2017)

Hurricane Ophelia: what a tropical storm is doing in Europe?; Newsweek (10-13-2017)

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