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Community groups representing 2.2 million Australians target Big Banks over investing...

Press release | 10 September, 2014 at 9:14

Australian NGOs representing 2.2 million Australians have today written to ANZ, Westpac, the Commonwealth Bank, and NAB asking them to stop investing in large coal and port expansion projects that will damage the Great Barrier Reef.

Protestors take ANZ’s AGM by storm, highlighting fossil fuel investment risks

Press release | 18 December, 2013 at 14:27

BRISBANE, 18 DECEMBER: Shareholders and bank executives will be left in no doubt about the bank’s position as number one financer of coal mines in Australia and its position as the world’s 19th largest climate offender as they made their way into...

Join the National Day of Divestment Action

Standard Page | 15 October, 2014 at 10:18

It’s time to move our money out of the industry causing climate chaos. Join our friends at 350.org and Market Forces on October 18 for a day of Divestment Action, where Australians will tell the “Big 4” banks to stop financing fossil fuels.


Feature Story | 16 December, 2011 at 9:26

We’re currently at ANZ’s AGM with a new alliance of polar bears, community members and ANZ shareholders. Together we’re calling on the bank’s CEO, Mike Smith, to clearly rule out financing new coal power stations in Australia.

ANZ’s energy policy review

Feature Story | 3 August, 2011 at 11:30

Will this be the end of ANZ’s investments in new coal power? ANZ is now reviewing its policy towards investing in 'sensitive sectors', including energy and mining. Ask ANZ to rule out financing new coal power stations in Australia.

The love story between ANZ and coal power continues…

Feature Story | 30 November, 2011 at 16:38

Before we began campaigning against ANZ’s dirty energy investments, the big bank had a celebrated relationship with the coal industry. And while we’ve succeeded in forcing a rethink, ANZ’s new energy policy confirms that the dirty affair limps on.

Jono Moylan, ANZ and the great fossil fuel swindle

Blog entry by Nic Clyde | 28 July, 2014

When Jono Moylan was told last Friday that he would not be going to jail, but would instead be getting a two year good behaviour bond, I breathed a huge sigh of relief, along with most other Australians I’m sure. But it also reminded me of a...

6 reasons the Great Barrier Reef needs you to divest right now

Blog entry by Greenpeace Australia Pacific | 5 February, 2015

1. The plot is cliché It’s like something from a James Bond script where an evil villain decides to dig up a massive amount of coal and detonate one of the world’s largest carbon bombs in order to make money for a company with a very dodgy...

A glimpse into coal's future

Blog entry by Penny Mercoulia | 15 June, 2015

When Tony Abbott said coal was good for humanity, I’m sure he didn’t expect to be attending its funeral in a few years time. But he will. And that is because coal is dying. And plummeting through the floor at rapid rates causing prices to drop...

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