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Ireland is Set to Become the First Country to Completely Stop Funding Fossil Fuels. Goodbye, Coal and Oil.

Ireland is Set to Become the First Country to Completely Stop Funding Fossil Fuels. Goodbye, Coal and Oil. Ireland is close to becoming the first country in the world to completely divest from fossil fuels, thanks to a new bill recently passed by the Irish Parliament. If set into law after review, the vote – which passed with 90 to 53 votes last Thursday – would halt public funding of fossil fuels like coal, oil, and gas from the €8 billion (US$8.6 billion) Ireland Strategic Investment Fund…

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