Former Exxon Scientists Tell Congress of Oil Giant’s Climate Research Before Exxon Turned To Denial

By Marienne Lavelle, Insideclimatenews.org -

Telling their story before a Congressional committee for the first time, two former ExxonMobil scientists on Wednesday detailed how the oil giant turned its back on the research they did for the [...]

6 Years After Exxon’s Oil Pipeline Burst In An Arkansas Town, A Final Accounting

By David Hasemyer, Insideclimatenews.org -

In sealed depositions, Mayflower residents describe illnesses, property damage and a smell that still haunts them. Some say they felt pressured to sign settlements. Melissa Hays never would have [...]

Exxon And Oil Sands Go On Trial In New York Climate Fraud Case

By Nicholas Kusnetz, Insideclimatenews.org -

NEW YORK, New York — In late 2013, ExxonMobil faced increasing pressure from investors to disclose more about the risks the company faced as governments began limiting greenhouse gas emissions. [...]

From Exxon To “Ambassador”: How Carlos Vecchio Became Venezuela’s Top Coup Lobbyist

By Anya Parampil and Diego Sequera, Thegrayzone.com -

May 24th was a day of hard-earned celebration for Carlos Vecchio, the man tasked with leading the Trump administration’s coup attempt in Venezuela from the US capital. His face was largely [...]

Supreme Court Denies ExxonMobil Effort To Conceal Climate Documents

By Nate Raymond, Reuters.com -

(Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday cleared the way for the attorney general of Massachusetts to obtain records from Exxon Mobil Corp to probe whether the oil company for decades [...]

Indigenous Group Sues Exxon, Energy Majors Over Fracking Waste Contamination in Patagonia

By Lorraine Chow, Readersupportednews.org -

A major indigenous group in the Argentine Patagonia is suing some of world's biggest oil and gas companies over illegal fracking waste dumps that put the "sensitive Patagonian environment," local [...]

Exxon Faces Consequences For Climate Denial

By Scott Zimmerman, Exposedbycmd.org -

ExxonMobil, the $78 billion fossil fuel giant, has been lying to its shareholders about the threats of climate change, according to New York Attorney General, Barbara Underwood, following a [...]

Boulder Sues Exxon Over Climate Change: Wildfires, Droughts And Water Are A Few Reasons Why

By Staff, Insideclimatenews.org -

In Boulder, Colorado, climate change means extreme weather and wildfires. It means worrying about water security for people and farms, and about heat waves and mosquito-borne diseases. These [...]

Judge Rejects Exxon’s Attempt to Stop Climate Fraud Investigations

By John H. Cushman, Jr. and David Hasemyer, Inside Climate News -

With a sharp rebuke, a federal judge on Thursday rejected Exxon's attempt to shut down two state investigations into whether the oil giant misled investors for years about the risks of climate [...]

Exxon Mobil’s About-Face On Climate Disclosure: Is It Enough?

By Paul Griffin, ecowatch.com -

Scores of investor-activists have sought to force Exxon—along with the entire global industry—to change its ways for nearly three decades. They welcomed the news regarding Exxon Mobil's upcoming [...]

Exxon To Disclose Climate Risks Under Pressure From Investors

By John H. Cushman Jr., insideclimatenews.org -

Under pressure from investors, prosecutors and global regulators, ExxonMobil Corp. agreed on Monday to strengthen its analysis and disclosure of the risks its core oil business faces from climate [...]

Exxon Loses Bid To Keep Auditor Files Secret In Investigation

By David Hasemyer, www.insideclimatenews.org -

By David Hasemyer for Inside Climate News - Brushing aside objections by ExxonMobil, New York's highest court has opened the door for state officials to demand that the oil giant's outside [...]

I Was An Exxon-Funded Climate Scientist

By Katharine Hayhoe, www.counterpunch.org -

By Katharine Hayhoe for Counter Punch - ExxonMobil’s deliberate attempts to sow doubt on the reality and urgency of climate change and their donations to front groups to disseminate false [...]

Climate Criminals Like ExxonMobil Should Pay For Hurricane Destruction

By Jake Johnson, www.commondreams.org -

By Jake Johnson for Common Dreams - According to a "landmark" study published in the journal Climatic Change on Thursday, the answer is clear: Big Oil. "We know that the costs of both hurricanes [...]

Court Lets Exxon Off Hook For Pipeline Spill In Arkansas Neighborhood

By Georgina Gustin, www.insideclimatenews.org -

By Georgina Gustin for Inside Climate News - A federal appeals court has let ExxonMobil largely off the hook for a 2013 pipeline spill that deluged a neighborhood in Mayflower, Arkansas, with [...]