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Paris Exit Was 'Victory Paid and Carried Out' By Republican Party for the Koch Brothers
Business  (tags: Big Oil, fossil fuels, corruption, bribery, greed )

Freya
- 95 days ago - alternet.org
The 22 Republican senators who urged Trump to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement received millions of dollars from fossil fuel interests.
Thousands of Emails Between Trump's EPA Chief and Big Oil Just Came Out - Here Are the Most Insane Revelations
Business  (tags: usa, corporate, environment, Environnment Protection Agency (EPA), Scott Pruitt, collusion, Big Oil, Center for Media and Democracy (CMD), watchdog, Continental Resources, Devon Energy, American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufact )

Evelyn
- 207 days ago - usuncut.com
emails confirm level of collusion between Scott Pruitt & oil & gas executives, as well as his disdain for the agency. On his LinkedIn, Pruitt described himself as a "leading advocate against the EPA's activist agenda"
The 5 Facts Big Oil Doesn't Want You To Know (and What to Do About It) - Standing Rock, Sabal Trail   video
Business  (tags: business, consumers, energy, Big Oil, alternative energies, Standing Rock, NoDAPL, Defund DAPL, DeFund, water protection, ignorange, oil-dependence, tax money, future, accessible energy, montana, north dakota )

Evelyn
- 258 days ago - youtu.be
Learn the TRUTH about fossil fuel interests, what more pipelines mean for the future of our planet, and ACTIONS you can take to support the transition to renewable energy. Sources to learn what we, individually & collectively, can do
'Supervillian' Rex Tillerson Also Runs This Tax-Hating US-Russian Oil Company
Business  (tags: U.S., Rex Tillerson, ExxonKnew, Taxation, Donald Trump, Russia, Big Oil )

Judy
- 273 days ago - commondreams.org
Leaked documents show Trump's nominee for Secretary of State is director of subsidiary based in Bahamas
14 Pipeline Projects in 24 States ... Which Will Be the Next Battleground?
Business  (tags: mark ruffalo, pipelines, susan sarandon, bold nebraska, keystone xl, bold alliance, dakota access pipeline, shailene woodley, big oil, leonardo dicaprio, josh fox )

Judy
- 359 days ago - ecowatch.com
At least 14 new pipeline projects are in the works, carrying both oil and natural gas. These projects involve at least 24 states, adding to the existing 2.5 million miles of energy pipelines in the U.S.âEUR"the largest network in the world.
The Man Behind the Dakota Access Pipeline Has a Long History of Profiting Off Disasters
Business  (tags: Big Oil, fossil fuels, CEOs, greed )

Freya
- 372 days ago - inthesetimes.com
Behind ETP is billionaire and rock and roll music enthusiast Kelcy Warren, who owns a label that exports "lyrics-driven folks music" from his Dallas Fort-Worth area compound. He also likes making money off of disasters.
As World Burns, Richest Nations Can't Decide When to End Fossil Fuel Handouts
Business  (tags: World, Climate, U.S., G20, Environment, Fossil Fuels, Big Oil, COP21, Oil Change International )

Judy
- 442 days ago - commondreams.org
Despite ambitious pledges, global energy ministers could not agree on a target date to phase out billions in subsidies to dirty energy
Shock and Awe, The Chevron Way
Business  (tags: Climate, Corporate Power, Big Oil, Ecuador )

Judy
- 482 days ago - commondreams.org
"Chevron used a US law designed to attack the Mafia in an effort to 'criminalise' human rights advocacy. This allowed Chevron to claim to be a victim of the very villagers it had poisoned." --human rights attorney Steven Donzinger
New Warnings After Vessel Breaks in 'Doomed' Shell Arctic Drilling Project
Business  (tags: Climate, Arctic, Fossil Fuels, Shell, Environment, Big Oil )

Judy
- 802 days ago - commondreams.org
Workers find 39-inch hole in hull of Shell vessel meant to safeguard controversial drilling operation in vulnerable Chukchi and Beaufort Seas
Two Years After Oil Train Disaster, Profound Scars Remain in Lac-Megantic
Business  (tags: Climate, Canada, Transportation, Fossil Fuels, Big Oil, Tar Sands, Quebec, Oil Change International )

Judy
- 805 days ago - commondreams.org
A week of direct actions across Canada and the U.S. to stop so-called "bomb trains" began on Monday, the two-year anniversary of the Lac-Mégantic rail disaster
And the Lifetime Award for Shameful Corporate Behavior Goes to... Chevron
Business  (tags: World, Climate, Chevron, Big Oil, Environment )

Judy
- 969 days ago - commondreams.org
As World Economic Forum gathers in Davos, satirical ceremony nearby recognizes corporate criminals
Stop the State Department From Honoring Chevron
Business  (tags: Chevron, awards, petitions, Big Oil, pollution )

Freya
- 1017 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Chevron - the massive oil and natural gas company with a deadly and toxic legacy around the globe - could be honored by the U.S. State Department next week for its "corporate excellence."
Eminent Domain Used to Push Big Oil's Agenda
Business  (tags: Eminent Domain, Big Oil, public land, private land, dirty oil )

Roseann
- 1505 days ago - ecowatch.com
The oil and gas industry's right to claim land has been supported by the expansion of the "Takings Clause" in the Fifth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. In a 2005 case...
Speed Trap: Big Oil Profits From High Gasoline Prices
Business  (tags: Big Oil, politics, gas prices, lies, corruption, energy, economy, consumers, corporate, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 1685 days ago - americanprogress.org
The big five oil companies invested nearly $50 million of their abundant bounty to lobby Congress in 2012. They spent nearly $8 million on federal campaign contributions, with Republican candidates receiving $4 for every $1 donated to Democrats.
Why It's Hard To Trust Romney On Oil Subsidies
Business  (tags: Big Oil, politics, Romney, lies, corruption, energy, economy, consumers, corporate, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 1810 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Throughout the election, Romney has campaigned specifically on prioritizing oil above other forms of energy, openly consulting with oil executives and donors on his energy policy.
 

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