Letter from NYS Comptroller Tom DiNapoli to First Quantum Minerals Regarding Potential Pebble Mine Agreement

February 06, 2018

Letter regarding Pebble Mine from New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli (on behalf of New York State pension funds) to First Quantum Minerals, which is considering partnership in the proposed Pebble Mine.  New York State is a substantial investor in First Quantum., and the letter expresses the Comptroller’s view that the proposed Pebble Mine is a substantial risk to New York State investors and that the Pebble Mine is the “antithesis of sustainable business practices.”