Lawyer in a civil lawsuit launched by towns in hurricane-hit Puerto Rico describes why it is using laws used to target mob bosses
Source: Big oil is behind conspiracy to deceive public, first climate racketeering lawsuit says | Climate crisis | The Guardian
“These companies know their climate pledges are inadequate, but are prioritizing Big Oil’s record profits over the human costs of climate change,” said Rep. Carolyn Maloney.
Source: House Report on Big Oil Greenwashing Shows ‘Big Tobacco Playbook All Over Again’
A Big Oil boss predicted that fossil fuels are “going to run the world tomorrow and five years from now, 10 years from now, 20 years from now.”
Source: Opinion | Ahead of COP27, Big Oil Climate Denial More Potent Than Ever | Andy Rowell
Big Oil lied to us for decades about climate change. And they’ve hid behind scientists, academics, and even “grassroots” groups to do it.
Source: Opinion | The Sneaky Ways Big Oil Misleads the Public With Money and Power | Mia DiFelice
“Big Oil executives are laughing at the people trying to protect our planet while they knowingly work to destroy it,” said Rep. Ro Khanna.
Source: ‘That’s Fraud’: Explosive Docs Reveal Depth of Climate Lies by Big Oil Ahead of House Hearing