Tag: Exxon Mobil

Rex Tillerson, Exxon CEO, could be steadying influence in Trump cabinet

Rex Tillerson, Exxon CEO, could be steadying influence in Trump cabinet

Rex Tillerson would bring potential positives and negatives to Secretary of State President-elect Donald Trump continues his controversial appointments – or cabinet trial balloons, in some cases – and some of them could have important consequences for the American oil and gas industry, especially if Rex Tillerson takes over at State. Exxon Mobil’s CEO is the leading […]

By December 12, 2016 1 Comments Read More →
Republican-led House panel claims oversight of state climate probes into Exxon

Republican-led House panel claims oversight of state climate probes into Exxon

“Our office will not be intimidated by oil industry-backed members of the U.S. House of Representatives.” – Massachusetts Attorney General By Terry Wade and Ernest Scheyder HOUSTON – (Reuters) – A Republican-led congressional committee sought on Friday to assert oversight over inquiries that about 20 states are making into Exxon Mobil and climate change, reiterating demands […]

Exxon Mobil investigation unlikely to yield prosecution, but #Exxonknew is real battleground

Exxon Mobil investigation unlikely to yield prosecution, but #Exxonknew is real battleground

AG investigations, #Exxonknew campaign all about undermining social acceptance of oil/gas – just like Keystone XL Investigations by a coalition of Democrat state attorney generals into Exxon Mobil’s climate change research from the 1970s onward probably won’t result in criminal prosecution, says a Texas law professor, but civil penalties are a possibility. And the investigation will probably […]

#Exxonknew is the next Keystone XL pipeline protest movement

#Exxonknew is the next Keystone XL pipeline protest movement

#McKibbenknows that #Exxonknew is well-orchestrated political theatre. Will American voters get the message? If you’re wondering why NY Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is investigating Exxon Mobil about 40-year old climate change research, look no further than Bill McKibben’s #Exxonknew campaign and the doomed Keystone XL pipeline project. There is a reason Al Gore was on the stage […]

Al Gore, Dem AGs launch ‘preposterous’ witch hunt over climate change denial

Al Gore, Dem AGs launch ‘preposterous’ witch hunt over climate change denial

AGs threaten law suits, claiming fossil fuel companies misled investors, public about risks of climate change Why are Democratic attorney generals from 16 states preparing to sue American oil companies for “climate change denial”? By their own admission, to support the Obama Administration’s climate change policies. The AGs gathered in New York this week to announce […]

Rockefellers funded #ExxonKnew campaign to push ‘better climate policy’ – EID

Rockefellers funded #ExxonKnew campaign to push ‘better climate policy’ – EID

Rockefellers knew what they were paying for with #ExxonKnew, while Columbia team and ICN were  aware of what they were paid to deliver After the Rockefeller Family Fund (RFF) director admitted yesterday that the organization funded two “news” organizations expressly for the purpose of publishing hit pieces on ExxonMobil, he is now trying to walk […]

Exxon Mobil: Feds reject bid to block shareholder climate change risk proposal

Exxon Mobil: Feds reject bid to block shareholder climate change risk proposal

Exxon Mobil says it already estimates climate-related policy decisions costs in business planning ALBANY, N.Y. – The Securities and Exchange Commission has rejected Exxon Mobil’s bid to block a shareholder proposal that would require it to disclose how its business will be affected by a 2-degree target limit on global warming. The SEC Office of Chief […]

‘Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day’ reaches 2,000 American middle school students

‘Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day’ reaches 2,000 American middle school students

Exxon Mobil-sponsored activities include demonstrating energy industry’s use of 3D imaging technology to search for oil Exxon Mobil says it is inspiring girls to consider careers in science, technology, engineering and math through its thirteenth annual Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day program. This year’s program is a component of the company’s broader “Be an Engineer” initiative and […]

By February 25, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Exxon Mobil’s 2015 oil, gas reserve additions replace 67% of production

Exxon Mobil’s 2015 oil, gas reserve additions replace 67% of production

Over past 10 years, Exxon Mobil has replaced 115% of the reserves it produced, including impact of asset sales Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) added over one billion oil-equivalent barrels of proved oil and gas reserves in 2015, replacing 67 per cent of production, the company announced Friday. The figures included a 219 per cent replacement ratio […]

By February 20, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Exxon Mobil contributes to north Texas tornado relief

Exxon Mobil contributes to north Texas tornado relief

11 people died during Dec. 26 EF-4 tornado, which is second most powerful storm with winds up to 200 mph IRVING, Texas – Exxon Mobil Corporation says it will donate $100,000 to the American Red Cross to provide disaster relief assistance in response to the recent tornadoes in north Texas. “Our thoughts are with all […]

By January 5, 2016 0 Comments Read More →