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Brown University decides against coal divestment

Oilfield Technology,

Brown University has decided not to divest from coal companies, commenting that it would not be the ‘right tool’ to address climate change and that teaching and research are the most effective strategies.

The decision came after a long and deliberative process that included substantial input from several university committees, the campus community and months of discussion and deliberation.

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Adapted from press release by Katie Woodward

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