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USA: DuPont Teflon plant poisoned nearby farms, water supplies & caused birth defects - firm has settled related lawsuits
Author: Mariah Blake, Huffington Post Highline (USA)
"Welcome to Beautiful Parkersburg, West Virginia", 27 August 2015...
Author: DeSmog (USA)
According to Johnston, money spent on Katrina 10, the month-long celebration sponsored by the Rockefeller Foundation and other corporate sponsors, is just another example of how the allocation of funds in post-Katrina New Orleans never made it to...
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BG Group, ENI, Pemex, PTT, Southwestern Energy, Statoil, Total pledge to cut methane emissions in UN climate initiative
Author: Ed King, RTCC (Responding to Climate Change) (UK)
"Oil companies register UN climate commitments", 20 August 2015...
Economic cost to society exceeds profits at 20 top fossil fuel companies, says Cambridge Univ. study
Author: Chris Hope, University of Cambridge, in The Energy Collective
“Implicit Climate Subsidy Exceeds Profits at 20 Top Fossil Fuel Companies”...
- Related companies: BHP Billiton BP Chevron China Coal Energy (part of China National Coal Group) Coal India (CIL) ConocoPhillips Consol Energy Eni ExxonMobil Gazprom Lukoil Occidental Petroleum Peabody Energy Pertamina Petrobras PetroChina (part of China National Petroleum Corporation) Royal Dutch / Shell (see Shell) Shenhua Group Statoil Total
Author: Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)
Si certains secteurs de l’économie, comme ceux de l’énergie ou des transports, sont fortement émetteurs des gaz à effet de serre (GES), toutes les entreprises sont affectées à plus ou moins grande échelle par le réchauffement climatique. Ce-dernier...
Shell leaves American Legislative Exchange Council over criticisms of lobbying group blocking climate action
Author: Cole Mellino, EcoWatch
“Shell Dumps ALEC as Oil Giant Prepares to Drill in Arctic”, 8 Aug 2015...
Shell Oil Company considers dropping word “oil” from its name to reflect more environmentally conscious image; activists sceptical of name change
Author: Esha Dey, VICE News
“Shell Executive Says the Company Might Drop the Word 'Oil' From Its Name”, 10 Jul 2015...
Commentary: "Internal documents show fossil fuel industry has been aware of climate change for decades"
Author: Elliott Negin, Union of Concerned Scientists, (USA)
"Internal documents show fossil fuel industry has been aware of climate change for decades", 8 July 2015...
Since 1997 BP’s position on climate change has been consistent and widely publicised, for example in the annual BP Sustainability Reports. A full archive of Reports going back to 1998 can be found at http://www.bp.com/en/global/corporate...
- Related stories: Union of Concerned Scientists report says fossil fuel industry "knowingly worked to deceive public about realities & risks of climate change"
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