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  •  Buy them out and change the policy. (4+ / 0-)

    Every publicly traded company is a takeover target.

    It's hard to argue that Green policies are bad for shareholders when they pass a majority vote.

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    Shareholder advocacy could be used to require the corporation to stand down on lobbying efforts, push for policies like net metering, or even simply eliminating fossil fuel subsidies.

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    "Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose."

    There are no Christians in foxholes.

    by Odysseus on Sun Mar 31, 2013 at 08:25:16 AM PDT

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