Mark van Baal is the founder of Follow This, a group of over 4,500 green shareholders in Shell, BP, ExxonMobil, Chevron, and Equinor.
In 2019, the Follow This Climate Resolution ‘shareholders request the company to set targets that are aligned with the Paris Climate Agreement’ is on the agendas of the shareholders’ meetings of Shell, BP, ExxonMobil, Chevron, and Equinor.
The Follow This Climate Resolutions compelled Shell to set a climate ambition (2017) and to promise a climate target (2018), thanks to the support of large institutional investors.
In 2019, five oil and gas companies face five similar climate resolutions requesting to set Paris-aligned long-term targets for operations and products. This briefing serves to provide you with an overview of these five resolutions and Follow This' considerations to withdraw resolutions. Shareholder Resolution at the 2019 AGM of BP plc, Royal Dutch Shell plc, and Equinor ASA (“the company”) Shareholders request the … [Read more...]