"Like so much of what Trump is pursuing now, this is a targeted strike against environmental justice and racial justice."
Marathon “worked with powerful oil-industry groups and a conservative policy network financed by the billionaire industrialist Charles G. Koch to run a stealth campaign to roll back car emissions standards.”
"An energy policy that doubles down on fossil fuel use is not the right path. We need an ambitious, job-centric plan that is grounded in emissions reductions.”
Nationalization as a way to wind down the sector, tackle the climate crisis and create a just economic transition.
Are we any closer to preventing a similar—or worse—catastrophe?
“The crash that we’re seeing in the oil and gas and petrochemicals industry is a recent intensification of what has been a very long-term trend.”
As oil and gas production moves into ever-deeper waters, the goal should be to respond faster, more effectively and with a better understanding of what’s happening in real time.
“As a legal matter this claim is laughable so it’s better thought of as a PR stunt.”