Archive for December 2014

Green Century Wins the Outstanding Achievement BENNY Award

Contact: Leslie Samuelrich, Green Century Capital Management, 617-482-0800, lsamuelrich@greencentury.com December 24, 2014: Last week, Green Century Capital Management (Green Century) won a 2014 BENNY award, sponsored by Corporate Ethics International for its “outstanding organizational achievement” on the International Palm Oil Campaign. This campaign successfully pushed major palm oil consumer companies including Kellogg’s,* Nestle,* Unilever,* Procter & Gamble,*…

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New Guide: Green Century, 350.org, and Trillium Release Updated Guide to Personal Divestment and Reinvestment

Contact: Leslie Samuelrich, lsamuelrich@greencentury.com 617-482-0800 Randy Rice, rrice@trilliuminvest.com, 617-423-6655 Brett Fleishman, brett@350.org December 15, 2014 — Green Century Capital Management (Green Century), 350.org, and Trillium Asset Management, LLC (Trillium) announce today the publication of Extracting Fossil Fuels from Your Portfolio: An Updated Guide to Personal Divestment and Reinvestment. The guide helps individuals better understand fossil…

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How Your Green Century Investments Curb Climate Change

THROUGH DIRECT INVESTMENTS Fossil Fuel Free Investing. Green Century does not invest in coal, oil and gas corporations, which make up the industry that has driven global warming more than any other. Sustainable Reinvestment. The Funds invest in companies that make products that reduce dirty energy use and carbon pollution. For example, both the Green Century Equity Fund and Balanced Fund…

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Fracking Industry Fails to Address Toxic Chemicals and Climate Impacts

Contact: Lucia von Reusner, Green Century Capital Management, 617-482-0800, lvonreusner@greencentury.com December 11, 2014: ExxonMobil,* Chevron,* and WPX Energy* continue to rank among the worst fracking companies in a report released today by Green Century as part of a coalition of investment advisory firms and advocacy organization allies. The report is the second annual assessment of…

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