The Truth About Big Oil and Climate Change

Even as concerns about global warming grow, energy firms are planning to increase fossil-fuel production. None more than ExxonMobil.

The Economist
Feb 7 · 5 min read
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In america, the world’s largest economy and its second biggest polluter, climate change is becoming hard to ignore. Extreme weather has grown more frequent. In November…

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