Coal port operator Adani Ports no longer part of UN’s Race to Zero

19 January 2022 Back in December, Market Forces drew attention to the fact that Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone’s (Adani Ports) removal from the Business Ambition for 1.5C campaign run by the Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) should also see it removed from the UN’s Race to Zero campaign.  … Read More

Adani Ports kicked off MSCI indices due to Carmichael coal link

26 November 2021 Finance research and ratings company MSCI wrote to its clients on Tuesday informing them that Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (Adani Ports, also referred to as APSEZ) is about to be kicked off four MSCI climate indices, after its links to the Carmichael thermal coal project … Read More

Bank of New York Mellon involved in potential Adani coal deal

North Queensland export terminal/Adani Abbot Point coal terminal

UPDATE: 5 November 2021. Bank of New York Mellon has withdrawn from the deal and will resign its role with Adani in Australia. See our blog for further information. 21 October 2021 It has been revealed that an Australian subsidiary of Bank of New York Mellon (BNYM) could be playing … Read More

Adani must not be allowed to greenwash itself at UK climate summits

An Adani power plant as seen from the Tragadi fishing community settlement in India. Credit: Stop Adani

12 October 2021 Coal billionaire Gautam Adani cannot be allowed to greenwash his company’s reputation in front of world leaders and investors at the Global Investment Summit in London and the United Nations COP26 in Glasgow. Hosted by the UK Government on 19 October, the Global Investment Summit is meant … Read More

Hamilton Insurance Group sets new low with meaningless ESG principles

5 October 2021 Hamilton’s 116-word statement should be an example to all other insurers of what an ESG (environment, social, governance) policy should NOT look like. Since mid 2020, 28 Lloyd’s of London insurers have answered the call of the #StopAdani campaign and ruled out insuring the disastrous Adani Carmichael thermal … Read More