Trump EPA Plan to Gut Emission Rules for Oil and Gas Industry Denounced as 'Beyond Comprehension'
"If Trump is reelected and this rule sticks, it is probably the single most consequential near-term climate decision of his presidency."
Steven Donziger, Who Battled Chevron in Ecuador, Has Been Disbarred
After helping indigenous Ecuadorians win a $9.8 billion verdict against Chevron for polluting the Amazon rainforest, Steven Donziger’s decades-long advocacy ended in his disbarment on Thursday.
Big Oil wants to dump more wastewater into rivers. What could go wrong?
Big Oil wants to dump more wastewater into rivers. What could go wrong? | Grist Water quality is pivotal to our lives across the spectrum but that could be in distinct jeopardy ! Once lost the effects from bad water discharge could ruin forever !
Greta Thunberg calls for climate action in Canada's oil heartland | DW | 19.10.2019
Greta Thunberg in front of the Alberta Legislature Building. Great work Greta you consistently impress & stand-out like a beacon of hope. Good to see also that you are "raising the heckles" of the ardent exploiters. They still have a BIG lesson to learn but we will prevail - the die has been cast through, largely, your actions.
Canada's largest national park risks losing world heritage status
Wood Buffalo national park also faces danger from oil and gas development and hydroelectric projects, government report says
Giant oil company is building world's largest facility to turn vegetable oil and grease into cleaner gasoline
Phillips 66 announced Wednesday it plans to reconfigure its Rodeo, Calif., facility to produce renewable fuel from used cooking oils, fats, greases and soybean oils by 2024.
So We're All in This Together...Really? What About Big Oil? - CounterPunch.org
What are we make of the fact that the price of oil tanked to below zero per barrel on April 22, the greatest drop in history? The price has gone up slightly since then, hovering around $16 a barrel on April 25th, but it is still severely depressed. Who will suffer from this? And perhaps more importantly, who will gain? More
Fracking Company Has Made It Rain Toxic Water Upon New Mexico Without Penalty
Is New Mexico's state government aiding and abetting fracking companies' damage to humans and the environment?
US Set to Blow Other Countries Away With 'Staggering' Scale of New Oil and Gas Production
Over next decade, unlesss its trajectory changes, 61 percent of new global production will come from the United States
Ecuadoreans Won’t Back Down in Fighting Chevron-Texaco Over Amazon Oil Disaster - Upside Down World
Years into the fight to hold Chevron-Texaco accountable for the “Amazon Chernobyl,” those involved are still struggling to win justice for victims, clean up the rainforest, and combat corporate impunity. With the future of their communities and the environment at stake, they refuse to give up. [...]
After Shell CEO Claims 'We Have No Choice' But to Invest in Fossil Fuels, McKibben Says, 'We Have No Choice But to Try and Stop Them'
With "overwhelming evidence that we are on the brink of climate and ecological collapse," executive's comment elicits intense rebuke
Two new climate lawsuits give Big Oil the tobacco treatment
Two new lawsuits from Minnesota and Washington, D.C., hint that climate lawsuits against Big Oil might be making a comeback.
Chevron’s ‘Black Lives Matter’ Tweet Prompts a Debate About Big Oil and Environmental Justice
The oil giant denounced racism and pledged to increase diversity in its workforce, but some activists see burning fossil fuels as inherently racist.