Big Oil and environmentalists ...

Jun 11, 2019 by

One of the Trump administration’s latest environmental regulatory rollbacks has managed to piss off both Big Oil and environmentalists.

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Shell shows how Big Oil cracks...

Apr 5, 2019 by

Royal Dutch Shell, one of the world’s biggest oil companies, recently said it had dropped out of a Washington D.C. industry lobbying group, American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers, or AFPM. Why? Because Shell supports the Paris Agreement on climate change and the lobbying group doesn’t.

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Big Oil and Gas Are Spending T...

Nov 6, 2018 by

The campaigns against ballot measures in three states have amassed $81 million.

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Big Oil is using brute financi...

Oct 26, 2018 by

There is seemingly no limit to the fossil fuel money that will fight decarbonization.

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Business case for climate acti...

Oct 11, 2018 by

A new global report from scientists amounts to an urgent call for the world to act…

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The private intelligence firm ...

Sep 17, 2018 by

The flyer shows a mob of balaclava-clad activists…

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Here’s why environmental...

Jul 7, 2018 by

[Translate] Conservationists believe Andrew Wheeler, the acting administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, may be even...

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Judge Should Not Have Deferred...

Jun 29, 2018 by

[Translate] Climate Union of Concerned Scientists U.S. Army / Michael J. Nevins By Elliott Negin On Monday, a federal judge dismissed...

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Some rare good climate news: t...

Jun 22, 2018 by

[Translate] Bill McKibben From Wall Street to the pope, many increasingly see fossil fuels as anything but a sure bet. That gives us...

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How Big Oil Lost Control of It...

Jun 6, 2018 by

[Translate] One of the longest and most consequential campaigns against science in modern history is becoming more extreme—and...

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Big Pharma, Big Oil and Big Ba...

Apr 30, 2018 by

[Translate] The terror they inflict on Americans is very real. By Paul Buchheit / AlterNet Various definitions of terrorism have been...

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On World Water Day, New Campai...

Mar 22, 2018 by

[Translate] Environment An ambitious project seeks to provide clean water to rural indigenous communities devastated by Big Oil. By...

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CALIFORNIA’S REFINERY CO...

Aug 16, 2017 by

[Translate] Indigenous activists from Idle No More San Francisco (SF) have been working with 350.org to stand up to Big Oil for...

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FINANCIAL TIMES DECLARES A WIN...

Jun 19, 2017 by

[Translate] Joe Romm Dr. Joe Romm is Founding Editor of Climate Progress, ‘Fossil fuels have lost. The rest of the world just doesn’t...

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BIG OIL IS PUMPING FOSSIL FUEL...

Jun 18, 2017 by

[Translate] save the children Shutterstock A Center for Public Integrity investigation found that the industry is using its clout to...

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WHY SAUDI EXTREMISM IS AN ARGU...

Jun 14, 2017 by

[Translate] By Juan Cole / Informed Comment  TRUTHDIG.COM Saudi Arabia has gotten too big for its britches, and the oil-producing...

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AS EVERYONE WATCHES THE INAUGU...

Jan 21, 2017 by

[Translate] Early Friday afternoon, all eyes and ears from around the world seemed to focus on Washington D.C. for the inauguration...

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Uncovered: Fossil Fuel Industr...

Nov 2, 2016 by

[Translate] Environment The connections uncovered in a new analysis are dizzying in number and represent a conflict of interest in...

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CALIFORNIA’S PRIMARY HAS...

Jun 9, 2016 by

[Translate] TV Spot By Heather Smith   GRIST In the months leading up the California primary, all eyes have been focused on the...

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NIGERIA’S MASSIVE OIL CL...

Jun 3, 2016 by

[Translate] by Alejandro Davila Fragoso CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Sunday Alamba Oil is seen on the creek water’s...

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CALIFORNIA BACK IN BIG OILR...

May 31, 2016 by

[Translate]   By Nadia Prupis / Common Dreams   VIA TRUTHDIG Wikimedia Commons Two federal agencies on Friday quietly finalized two...

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MAJOR OIL COMPANIES TREAD CAUT...

May 23, 2016 by

[Translate]   By Kieran Cooke / Climate News Network   VIA TRUTHDIG     Nigeria’s Niger Delta has suffered severe damage from gas...

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OIL INDUSTRY’S SUPPRESSI...

Apr 14, 2016 by

[Translate]   By Nadia Prupis / Common Dreams   VIA TRUTHDIG Tim J Keegan / CC BY 2.0 A trove of newly uncovered documents shows that...

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IOWA JUST APPROVED AN OIL PIPE...

Mar 11, 2016 by

[Translate] by Alejandro Davila Fragoso CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Nati Harnik Pipes for the proposed Dakota Access oil...

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HOW A SMALL TOWN WON AN UNLIKE...

Mar 2, 2016 by

[Translate]  By Fran Korten, YES! Magazine | Report (Photo: Longview, Washington via Shutterstock) Longview is a timber and mill town...

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ELIZABETH WARREN TORCHES BIG O...

Oct 8, 2015 by

[Translate] Republicans want to lift the ban on crude oil exports — but Warren demands to hear from the experts first Sophia...

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BIG OIL TANKS CALIFORNIA MEASU...

Sep 17, 2015 by

[Translate] “Oil has won the skirmish. But they’ve lost the bigger battle,” pledges Gov. Jerry Brown. Kate Sheppard...

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CALIFORNIA LAWMAKERS ABANDON K...

Sep 10, 2015 by

[Translate] by Katie Valentine CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown, flanked by Assembly...

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LESSONS FROM CONFRONTING THE G...

Aug 27, 2015 by

[Translate] HIGHTOWER LOWDOWN A plucky (and smart!) grassroots coalition has pushed the dastardly Trans-Pacific Partnership to the...

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BIG OIL HATES A CALIFORNIA CLI...

Aug 24, 2015 by

[Translate] Reuters / Jonathan Alcorn Lying Flyers and the Liars Who Mail Them By Bentham Paulos GRIST As Western wildfires follow...

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