Rio Tinto Seeing the Light?
Posted on: Tue 30 Mar 2021
Or the writing on the wall? The company wants its shareholders to pass two recommendations, one increasing its emissions reduction targets, and the other opting out of industry groups (such as the Minerals Council) that lobby against climate action. To find out what is behind this, Barry Mitchell spoke to Julien Vincent, Executive Director of Market Forces, which lobbies and works to prevent or discourage investment in fossil fuels and fossil fuel interests.
Producer: Barry Mitchell
Image:Rio Tinto iron ore loading in the Pilbara: courtesy CSIRO