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On the day of RWE‘s annual general meeting, Amundi, the utility’s 7th biggest investor and one of the world’s biggest asset managers, has criticised the company‘s coal phase-out strategy as "at odds" with the 1.5°C Target of the Paris Climate Agreement. This criticism is part of a letter seen by Urgewald and its partner NGO Reclaim Finance that is addressed to RWE’s CEO Rolf Martin Schmitz and his designated successor and CFO Markus Krebber.

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