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Rockefeller's Heirs May Not Divest From All Fossil Fuels

4330864 The heirs of 19th century oil baron John D. Rockefeller made headlines recently by announcing they would be divesting their charitable group from fossil fuel investments — the very fuels that made the Rockefellers a wealthy dynasty. ... Daily Caller, 2 days ago
Rockefeller Oil Heirs Will Divest Fossil-Fuel... Green Car Reports, 5 days ago
Rockefeller Fund's Fossil Fuel Dump Insults Namesake Investor's Business Daily, 4 days ago

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RES backs Rockerfeller's rejection of oil for renewables

Descendants of John D Rockefeller, a name synonymous with oil, are to sell all their investments in fossil fuels and reinvest in clean energy. The decision has been welcomed by many in the green sector, including RES, a member of the new British ...
 Link22 days ago Rockefeller Family Divesting From Fossil Fuels  Gas 26 days ago What is a Rockefeller without oil?  Yahoo! UK and Ireland1 week ago Why the Rockefellers Rejected Big Oil  Austin American Statesman1 week ago

Is Oil Too Dirty for Modern Day Philanthropy?

"Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great." --John D. Rockefeller Oil was very good to John D. Rockefeller. It was the fuel he used to become the first person ever to amass a billion dollar personal fortune. By the time he died that ...
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Rockefellers to switch oil for renewable energy

In 1862, a young John Rockefeller invested in the promising new industry of oil refining, thus beginning an enterprise that made him the richest man who had ever lived. Now, descendants of America's greatest oil baron have announced a plan to ...
 Herald Sun5 days ago SNAPSHOT Sunny Twins lose Gun found in day care crib Politician cuts neighbors garage in half Rockefeller clan dumps oil Video  Big News Network1 week ago Oil dynasty dumps oil  Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago

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What is common between polar bears and the heirs of the oil magnate, John D. Rockefeller? The question, its resemblance to a trivia quiz notwithstanding, merits serious attention because humans and animals alike are being forced to adopt ingenious ways to ...
 The Telegraph1 week ago Rockefellers to Yield Fossil Fuels  Special Broadcasting Service6 days ago Rockefeller heirs are investing in renewable energy instead of oil  Sun & Wind Energy6 days ago Rockefellers Now Spurn Oil, That Thing That Made Them Rich  Town Hall1 week ago

Rockefeller fund to divest oil sands, coal investments

The Rockefeller Brothers Fund, one of oilman John D. Rockefeller's financial legacies, intends to immediately sell its oil sands and coal investments, arguing that the industries are two of the world's most intense source of carbon emissions and ...
 Globe and Mail1 week ago Rockefeller Fund divorces itself from...  Channel40001 week ago

Historic: Rockefeller foundation to divest from fossil fuels

John D. Rockefeller famously founded Standard Oil in 1870, a company which would become the largest oil refiner in the world as well as the basis for his family's immense wealth. Now, the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, the family's $860 million ...
 Salon1 week ago Climate coup: Rockefeller announces they are dropping fossil fuel investments  Mongabay.com1 week ago

'Smartcuts' advocates adopting a hacker mind-set for speedy success

In the 19th century, it took John D. Rockefeller, the oil tycoon, 46 years to make $1 billion. In the late 2000s it took Andrew Mason two years to do the same at Groupon, the online daily deals company. So opens Shane Snow's new book, "Smartcuts: ...
 Los Angeles Times1 week ago Smartcuts advocates adopting a hacker mind-set for speedy success  Big News Network1 week ago
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WASHINGTON, D.C.- Senator John D. Rockefeller IV, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, along with Senator Claire McCaskill, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Insurance, and ...
 Insurance News Net1 week ago Senate odd fellows unite to pack STB  Railway Age1 week ago Public Knowledge Sends Letter To Senators Rockefeller and Thune With STAVRA Concerns  Benton Foundation2 weeks ago Bipartisan bill seeks to strengthen STB  BakingBusiness.com3 weeks ago


Federal Information & News Dispatch, Inc. Senator John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV, Chairman September 11, 2014 Contact: Rachel Petri, 202-224-8374 (Rockefeller) Sarah Feldman, 202-228-6263 (McCaskill) WASHINGTON, D.C. - ...
 Insurance News Net2 weeks ago HOME DEPOT : Rockefeller, mccaskill request information from home depot, apple on data security incidents  4 Traders2 weeks ago
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