All Articles on Big Oil

A liquid petroleum tanker vessel on a refinery berth. Demand for oil has fallen so drastically during the coronavirus pandemic that companies are storing millions of barrels of oil in off-shore tankers. (Photo: Peter Titmuss/Education Images/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) News
'Good Day to Be a Human Being': Activists Welcome Cancellation of Texas LNG Terminal
"There's more work to do to ensure other proposed fracked gas export terminals... are never built, but today we celebrate this important victory for our people and our environment."
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Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) football club's chairman Nasser Al-Khelaifi (L) and the Executive Vice President of Emirates company Thierry Antinori present a PSG jersey, reading "Parisians and Champions", during a press conference on May 17, 2012 at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris. (Photo: BERTRAND GUAY/AFP via Getty Images) News
Climate Polluters Pour Billions Into Hundreds of 'Sportswashing' Sponsorships: Report
"Sport needs to up its game and adopt policies that reject high-carbon sponsors. Clubs, competitions, and institutions need to take their climate commitments seriously."
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A large power line lies across a Chevron gas station following the passage of Hurricane Laura through Lake Charles, Louisiana on August 27, 2020. (Photo: Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP via Getty Images) News
Green Groups File 'First-of-Its-Kind' FTC Complaint Against Chevron for Climate Lies
"The world's second biggest polluter shouldn't advertise that they're good for the environment."
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Rep. Katie Porter (D-Calif.) asks questions during a House Financial Services Committee hearing on December 2, 2020 in Washington, D.C. News
'Don't Patronize Me': Katie Porter Tears Into Oil Exec for Claiming His Industry Doesn't Get Special Tax Breaks
"The wonderful Rep. Katie Porter provides a signal moment in congressional history. And it's a sign of the weakening position of the oil industry—no deference to these liars any longer."
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Deb Haaland, nominee to be Interior Secretary, attends President Joe Biden's inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, January 20, 2021. (Photo: Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc. via Getty Images) News
Schumer Vows to Push Through 'Republican Obstruction' and Confirm Deb Haaland as Interior Secretary
The Senate majority leader said he "just filed cloture to move ahead" with the New Mexico congresswoman's nomination.
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California Governor Gavin Newsom wears a face mask as he prepares to give a briefing after touring a Covid-19 vaccination site on February 22, 2021 in Long Beach. (Photo: Patrick T. Fallon/AFP via Getty Images) News
Avowed Climate Champion Gavin Newsom Sued for 'Completely Unacceptable' Approval of Oil and Gas Projects in California
"Newsom can't protect our health and climate while giving thousands of illegal permits each year to this dirty and dangerous industry. We need the courts to step in and stop this."
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Edit Krnanska, age 7, splashes and plays in floodwaters around the city dock in Annapolis, Maryland on July 23, 2018. (Photo: Marvin Joseph/<em>The Washington Post</em> via Getty Images) News
Coastal Annapolis Becomes 25th US Community to File Climate Suit That Aims to #MakePollutersPay
"This lawsuit shifts the costs back to where they belong, on those whose knowledge, deception, and pursuit of profits brought these dangers to our shores."
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Rep. Deb Haaland (D-N.M.), President Joe Biden's nominee for interior secretary, speaks during her Senate confirmation hearing on February 23, 2021 in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Jim Watson-Pool/Getty Images) News
After Trump Was Allowed to Let Lobbyist Run Interior Dept., Manchin Called to 'Do What's Right' and Confirm Haaland
"The opposition to Congresswoman Haaland's confirmation is narrow and guided by money, not the qualifications or historic importance of what the nomination of Deb Haaland will do for this country."
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Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman (D-Pa.) delivers an introduction for Governor Tom Wolf during an inaugural ceremony on January 15, 2019 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. News
Democrat John Fetterman Takes 'No Fossil Fuel' Pledge for US Senate Run
"Climate change is an existential threat, and we need to transition to clean energy as quickly as possible," says Pennsylvania's lt. governor.
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Flares burning off gas at Belridge Oil Field and hydraulic fracking site which is the fourth largest oil field in California. (Photo: Citizens of the Planet/Education Images/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) News
Fossil Fuel and Other Polluters Gave Tens of Millions in Campaign Cash to GOP Lawmakers Opposing Biden's Leasing Freeze
"Our elected officials are sold out to Big Oil," said Public Citizen.
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