Tag: fossil fuels
The fossil fuel industry’s campaign contributions are a threat to democracy.
The Atlantic country has a huge opportunity to model getting money out of fossil fuel companies and into the hands of the people.
With the last five years the hottest since records began, Senator Bernie Sanders says that "What Trump and his friends in the fossil fuel industry are doing is criminal."
With the latest ruling in Oregon, it appears the legal basis has been laid for what the oil industry considers a catastrophe.
"These oil and gas companies knew for decades that their products would harm communities like ours."
Over the last few years, ExxonMobil has come under fire numerous times for lobbying in the UK against electric vehicles, funding Congress and corporate lobby groups to deny climate change, and knowingly misleading the public about the reality of the issue.
In January, the UK government announced plans to phase out coal generation by 2025.