A climate-wrecking partnership: Marsh McLennan and Adani coal

27 May 2021 Marsh McLennan is one of the few companies left still willing to support the “world’s most insane energy project“; the infamous Adani Carmichael thermal coal mine and rail line in Australia. This climate-wrecking partnership undermines Marsh McLennan’s claims to care about “the greater good” and is seriously … Read More

Hiscox the latest insurer to rule out Adani Carmichael coal project.

4 March 2021 Last night, after announcing a new environment/social/governance (ESG) exclusion policy that rules out underwriting and investing in thermal coal, Arctic oil and gas exploration and tar sands, major insurance company Hiscox told Market Forces that they “have no interest in coal mines like Adani’s and this [ESG] … Read More

Adani loses another insurer as Lloyd’s market feels the pressure

29 October 2020 UPDATE: Lancashire and Ascot have both ruled insurance for the Adani Carmichael project Another Lloyd’s insurer that is providing cover for the Adani Carmichael project has committed to not renewing or taking on any new policies with the destructive coal project. Apollo Underwriters is the latest Lloyd’s … Read More

Adani rebrands Abbot Point coal port to Nth Qld Export Terminal

9 October 2020 Yesterday Adani formalised the rebranding of its coal port from Adani Abbot Point Terminal to North Queensland Export Terminal (NQXT). In paperwork submitted to the corporate regulator ASIC, six companies through which Adani holds and finances the port will have their names changed with all references to … Read More

GHD staff want company out of coal expansions

1 November 2019 A survey of engineering firm GHD employees shows that three out of five staff members want the company to end its work on coal expansions such as the Adani Carmichael project. The survey, which has been distributed over a number of months via LinkedIn and leafletting outside … Read More

Worley rules out Adani, but fossil fuels still on the agenda

21 October 2019 After years of pressure, Worley has finally confirmed it “has no intention” of working on the Adani Carmichael coal mine project. Engineering firm Worley was previously engaged to provide the design and construction of Adani’s original railway plan to haul coal from the Carmichael mine to the … Read More