350.org teamed up with Trillium Asset Management and Green Century Funds to produce this guide for personal divestment from fossil fuels. 350.org’s Go Fossil Free program concentrates on encouraging college campuses to divest but offers resources for all entities to consider this.
As grassroots divestment campaigns take hold of institutions across the country, many individuals are taking matters into their own hands and choosing to divest their personal finances from fossil fuels. Fossil fuel companies are currently overvalued, and as the international community moves toward regulating carbon emissions, divestment may be a good long-term investment strategy as well as the right thing to do. – gofossilfree.org