We call on CalSTRS and CalPERS to divest by 2020 from all oil and gas companies, beginning with ExxonMobil, Chevron, and Shell. These companies have known for decades that their products increase the dangers of climate change, but they have not joined the international effort to minimize global warming. Since they refuse to modify their business plans or activities, and since their reserves are at risk of becoming worthless stranded assets, CalSTRS and CalPERS should refuse to own any of their shares.
Working hard to promote climate action in Sonoma County.
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Gov. Brown’s administration says coping with climate change is one of the reasons for building the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta tunnels. But opponents say the tunnels will only worsen the problem of increasing water salinity in the delta.