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Can Baltimore Take on Big Oil?

August 1, 2018

Baltimore City Solicitor Andre Davis explains why the city is suing big oil companies and responds to critics who say the suit doomed to fail

Confidential Shell Oil Report Prompts Lawsuit: They Knew About Climate Change Decades Ago

April 6, 2018

What Royal Dutch Shell knew about fossil fuel driving climate change and when they knew it is confirmed in Confidential Report published by Dutch source, prompting legal case against oil giant by environmental group Friends of the Earth

Offshore Drilling Off the Table in the Atlantic, but What about the Gulf and the Arctic?

March 17, 2016

The Obama administration’s ban on offshore drilling will aid reaching the Paris climate change targets, say environmentalist Sierra Weaver of Southern Environmental Law Center and Michael LeVine of Oceana

US-Canada Methane Reduction Agreement Encouraging, Says Greenpeace

March 14, 2016

Jessica Wilson of Greenpeace Canada’s Arctic Campaign says that Arctic drilling must be off the table if US and Canada are serious about meeting climate goals

COP20 Protesters Draw Attention to Corporate Presence at Negotiations

December 9, 2014

The final agreement is unlikely to set a plan to phase out fossil fuels, says Chris Williams, professor of physics and chemistry at Pace University

Scientists Warn Arctic Methane Release Would Cost $60 Trillion

August 12, 2013

Patrick Bond: Financial and environmental cost of Arctic methane release looms, as world leaders’ promises to payback carbon debt go unfunded

Michigan Anti-Union Law Drafted by ALEC

August 5, 2013
Brendan Fisher: After forty years, corporate-funded ALEC remains an organization filled with secrecy