Divestment League Table: Only Eight UK Universities Committed to Investing in Renewables

Source: Desmog UK


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With students across the world taking to the streets to draw awareness to the climate crisis, UK universities are cleaning up their act — bit by bit.

76 universities now have pledges to divest from fossil fuel companies, according to campaign group People & Planet’s updated University League Table. But only eight have commitments to directly invest in renewables, the data reveals.