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Bâtirente accelerates its climate commitment

As a leader in responsible investment, Bâtirente unveiled its ambitious climate commitment in 2020. After three years of efforts and concrete actions, we are proud to announce that we have achieved all our objectives for 2025 and will continue to pursue these efforts for the future.

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Bâtirente and FÉRIQUE Fund Management seek absolute GHG emissions reduction target from Imperial Oil

Bâtirente and FÉRIQUE Fund Management, with support from Æquo, Shareholder Engagement Services, have submitted a shareholder proposal to Imperial Oil Limited (“Imperial”), requesting that it adopt an absolute greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction target. By submitting such a proposal to Imperial, Bâtirente and FÉRIQUE Fund Management are asking the company to join forces with several other oil industry companies that have adopted absolute reduction targets, including Suncor, Canadian Natural Resources Limited and Cenovus.

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Bâtirente to plant 35 trees for its 35th anniversary!

On the occasion of Earth Day on April 22nd, Bâtirente is announcing that it will plant 35 trees this spring as part of the celebrations marking its 35th anniversary. Committed to climate protection since its founding, Bâtirente will make a concrete gesture in the fight against climate change to counter urban heat islands in Montréal. This operation will take place thanks to the expertise of Soverdi, a Bâtirente member group, whose mission these past 30 years has been to grow the urban forest to improve the population’s health and quality of life.

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2022 Annual General Meeting: Growth and success on the agenda

Montréal, June 15, 2022 – Bâtirente held its annual general meeting today, with renewal being the dominating theme. Yvan Duceppe, Chair of the Board and Éric Filion, Chief Executive Officer—both of whom took up their duties in 2021—took this opportunity to announce...

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Appointments to Bâtirente’s Board of Directors

Bâtirente is pleased to announce several new appointments to its Board of Directors. December 2021 saw the appointment of Hélène Jacques as Vice-Chair, with Kevin Gagnon of the Syndicat des Travailleuses et Travailleurs de Bridgestone de Joliette (CSN) labour union appointed as group representative and Simon Mathieu Malenfant—Vice-President, Treasury, for the FEESP-CSN union—appointed as the CSN-designated representative.

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