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HSBC lags as finance cleans up on Asian energy

Last week marked a significant milestone in the financial sector’s ever-increasing rejection of coal, as the world’s largest fund manager BlackRock, with more than US$6.5 trillion assets under management, announced it would drop thermal coal from its actively managed portfolios. It came only days after new figures revealed that 2019 saw US coal power plants […]