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Tesla removed from S&P 500 ESG Index, prompting Musk pushback

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S&P Dow Jones Indices has removed electric carmaker Tesla Inc from its widely-followed S&P 500 ESG Index, citing issues, including racial discrimination claims and crashes linked to its autopilot vehicles, a move that prompted harsh tweets from Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Wednesday.
1 month ago·New York, United States

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Times of India

Tesla removed from S&P 500 ESG Index, prompting Musk pushback

Even though Tesla is contributing to reducing emissions with its electric cars, Dorn said, its issues and lack of disclosures relative to industry peers should raise concerns for investors looking to judge the company across environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria.

1 month ago·Mumbai, India
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Reuters

Tesla removed from S&P 500 ESG Index, prompting Musk pushback

S&P Dow Jones Indices has removed electric carmaker Tesla Inc from its widely-followed S&P 500 ESG Index, citing issues including racial discrimination claims and crashes linked to its autopilot vehicles, a move that prompted critical tweets from Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Wednesday...

1 month ago·United Kingdom
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NDTV

Tesla Removed From S&P 500 ESG Index, Elon Musk Tweets "It's A Scam"

S&P Dow Jones Indices has removed electric carmaker Tesla Inc from its widely-followed S&P 500 ESG Index, citing issues including racial discrimination claims and crashes linked to its autopilot vehicles.

1 month ago·New Delhi, India
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CNN

S&P 500's ESG index boots Tesla

The S&P 500 index devoted to highlighting companies excelling at ESG, which stands for environmental, social and governance issues, has removed Tesla from the index, it explained in a blog post published on Tuesday. The move comes in the wake of allegations of racial discrimination and poor working conditions at Tesla's main American factory, as well as safety investigations into its technology.

1 month ago·Atlanta, United States
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CNBC

Why Tesla was kicked out of the S&P 500's ESG index

The S&P said that Tesla's "lack of a low-carbon strategy," and "codes of business conduct" affected the company's score.

1 month ago·United States
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The Telegraph

Elon Musk lashes out after Tesla gets boot from ethical index

Car maker's shares fall as S&P accuses it of being more exposed to 'controversial incident' risks than peers

1 month ago·London, United Kingdom
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