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Mar 22, 2023 6 tweets 4 min read
BREAKING: @Chubb is requiring oil & gas companies to cut methane emissions and stopping underwriting for drilling projects in protected areas. This comes after years of pressure since @ChubbNA’s last policies to restrict coal & tar sands. Stay tuned for our analysis. .@Chubb's policy, while an overdue step in the right direction, is not aligned with climate science like CEO Evan Greenberg claims. Yesterday, the @IPCC_CH released a new report & @antonioguterres called for a stop to 👏all 👏new fossil fuel expansion.
Nov 3, 2021 6 tweets 6 min read
BREAKING: Our 5th annual scorecard finds that US insurers like @AIGinsurance @Travelers & @warrenbuffet are the worst insurers ON THE PLANET when it comes to climate. With the climate in crisis, US insurers are pouring gasoline on the fire.

Read more: Image The world’s top scientists: We can’t afford any fossil fuel expansion

@ChubbNA @LibertyMutual & @AIGinsurance: support oil & gas expansion worldwide that poses a massive risk to our planet. Not ONE US insurer has ruled out new oil & gas.

@SenWhitehouse has a message for them. Image
Jul 23, 2020 8 tweets 7 min read
VICTORY! Thanks to fierce indigenous resistance, TransMountain tar sands pipeline loses lead insurer
@Zurich. All 👀now on @LibertyMutual @ChubbNA &
@LloydsofLondon to dump this climate catastrophe…
🧵 Zurich will stop providing coverage for the controversial pipeline when its policy expires August 31, forcing TransMountain to search for a new primary insurer. Says Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, President @UBCIC "@Zurich has done the right thing...Hopefully @LibertyMutual & the
Apr 23, 2020 8 tweets 3 min read
🧵Absolutely amazing commentary in a key insurance industry journal, just in time for #EarthDay2020

We couldn't have written the headline any better:

🔥"Why the Insurance Industry Must Stop Supporting Fossil Fuels"🔥

You'll want to bookmark this one. Here's some choice quotes: "The industry is seeing record-breaking losses from extreme weather events that are intensified by a warming planet. Paradoxically, it's simultaneously fueling climate change by underwriting & investing in the dirty energy projects & companies that are at the root of the crisis."