Finally, at long last, the Biden administration fulfilled a campaign promise to “strategically support” climate lawsuits against polluters.
“ExxonMobil knew or should have known” that it was allowing racial harassment in the workplace, according to a new lawsuit from the federal government.
For the future of congressional probes into Big Oil’s climate deception, keep an eye on Senator Sheldon Whitehouse.

February 2023

Fat on record profits, Exxon is abandoning a notorious effort to convince the public it was working on climate solutions.
A list of the top companies lobbying Congress on energy and environmental issues reveals who’s fighting to kill climate action.
Advocacy group Global Witness has filed an SEC complaint against the oil giant for violating the law.

January 2023

Oil and gas majors have failed so far to thwart climate liability cases using the First Amendment — and the law still isn’t on their side, a new paper…
The first peer-reviewed analysis of an oil company’s climate research shows Exxon’s projections were spot on — and that management disregarded its own…

December 2022

2022 brought new evidence of fossil fuel majors’ climate deception and advanced legal efforts to make them pay.
The latest batch of internal documents gives even more reason to continue probing the fossil fuel industry’s disinformation machine.
A new lawsuit from Puerto Rico municipalities argues that fossil fuel companies’ climate deception violates racketeering and fraud laws and that their…

November 2022

Readers are our bread and butter.