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Three Senators Launch Investigation of Climate Deniers’ Funding

Last week, three U.S. Senators sent 100 letters to businesses and organizations requesting information to glean whether they were funding climate deniers.
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Tar Sand Companies’ Future CO2 Emissions Could Increase Five-Fold

Fossil Free Indexes recently released a new report detailing potential emissions of the largest tar sands companies.
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ExxonMobil, MIT Hook Up on $25 Million Energy Initiative

ExxonMobil will collaborate with MIT on a “wide range” of projects, including research to improve and expand renewable energy sources and find more…
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ExxonMobil to Comply with LGBT Executive Order

Exxon, which according to government records won more than $480 million in federal contracts in 2013 and more than $8 billion since 2006,…
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New EPA Refinery Emissions Rules Linked to Environmental Justice

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has just issued proposed new rules for refinery emissions that will affect a total of 149 facilities and…
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ExxonMobil to Report Publicly on Carbon Asset Risk

It seems like a huge deal for a several reasons: The oil major is publicly acknowledging the potential impact of carbon emission limits…
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A Carbon Tax to Rule Them All

Put simply, a tax shift means to cut one tax and replace it with another—such as to cut income and/or payroll taxes, and…
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ExxonMobil CEO Cites Fracking Concerns in Homeowner Suit

Rex Tillerson, ExxonMobil’s chairman and CEO, is part of a lawsuit seeking to block construction of a 160-foot water tower adjacent to his…
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Money from ExxonMobil – Who’s Hoaxing Who?

When the oil giant stepped into a small Brooklyn library’s crowd-funding campaign in a big way, suspicions immediately arose about the motives of…
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Why Sustainable MBAs Should Work for ExxonMobil and JP Morgan

Sustainable MBA students want to work for responsible companies like Unilever, Nike, SAP and M&S, but what about the ‘bad’ guys? Wouldn’t it…
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Louisiana Lawsuit Undercuts Keystone XL Pipeline Safety Argument

Arguments for the safety of the Keystone XL pipeline are undercut by a lawsuit brought by SLFPA-E against 100 oil, gas and pipeline…
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Justice Dept., Arkansas Take on ExxonMobil over Pegasus Pipeline Spill

The U.S. Department of Justice, along with Arkansas, filed a joint lawsuit that could give ExxonMobil a slight slap on the wrist for…
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5 Reasons the Oil Industry Should be Worried About the Divestment Campaign

Here are five reasons that might keep the executives of the oil and gas companies awake at night because of Bill McKibben and…
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Will ExxonMobil Adapt to Climate Change? Not Likely

Don't expect much from ExxonMobil with regards to adapting to climate change.
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ExxonMobil Points to Malaria Efforts to Justify Emissions, Fracking and Pipelines

ExxonMobil's 2012 Corporate Citizenship Report lists progress in environmental management since 2002, but it continues to pursue risky fossil fuels including tar sands…