New York State Common Retirement Fund wants to reduce investments in energy firms, leading to a net zero carbon emissions target by 2040.
New York State Common Retirement Fund may divest from 27 energy companies that still rely on mining thermal coal for profits.
Amid mandates from politicians and lobbying from interest groups, New Jersey public pension officials are debating the role of divestitures.
Eight companies agreed to disclose information on how they identify, and will eliminate, gender discrimination in pay.
New York State Common Retirement Fund has divested its holdings in publicly traded prison companies.
New York state Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli has written to 10 companies asking them to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.