Oil Change International

Oil Change International is a research, communication, and advocacy organization focused on exposing the true costs of fossil fuels and facilitating the coming transition towards clean energy.

Releases by this organization

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Thursday, August 22, 2019
Oil Change U.S. Response to Sen. Bernie Sanders Green New Deal Plan
Today, Senator Bernie Sanders released a Green New Deal plan as part of his campaign for the Democratic nomination for president. In response, David Turnbull, Strategic Communications Director with Oil Change U.S., released the following statement: “Senator Bernie Sanders has been a climate...
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Thursday, August 22, 2019
Oil Change U.S. Statement on Jay Inslee Departure From Presidential Race
Tonight, Governor Jay Inslee announced he will be ending his campaign for President of the United States. Governor Inslee had made bold climate action the centerpiece of his campaign, which garnered more than 130,000 individual donors in support. In response, David Turnbull, Strategic...
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Monday, June 24, 2019
Inslee Raises the Bar, Recognizes the Imperative of a Fossil Fuel Production Phase-Out
Today, Washington Governor and presidential candidate Jay Inslee released his latest climate plan, entitled 'Freedom from Fossil Fuels ,' focused on ending fossil fuel handouts and ramping down fossil fuel production, infrastructure, and exports in the United States in line with climate science and...
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Wednesday, June 05, 2019
Inslee’s International Climate Plan: Stop Funding Fossils, Ramp Up Ambition
Today, presidential candidate and Governor of Washington Jay Inslee released his latest climate policy platform plank, focused on international climate efforts. In response, David Turnbull, Strategic Communications Director at Oil Change U.S., released the following statement: "Governor Jay Inslee’...
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Tuesday, June 04, 2019
Oil Change U.S. Response to Joe Biden Climate Plan
This morning, Joe Biden released his plan to combat climate change, committing to sign the No Fossil Fuel Money pledge and ban new oil and gas permits on public lands and waters. In response, David Turnbull, Strategic Communications Director at Oil Change U.S., issued the following statement: “...
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Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Trump Tramples on Bedrock Environmental Laws in Service to Big Oil
Today, President Trump announced two executive orders aimed at speeding approvals of oil and gas infrastructure proposals. In response, David Turnbull, Strategic Campaigns Director with Oil Change U.S., issued the following statement: “Today, President Trump has taken a jackhammer to two of our...
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Newswire article
Thursday, February 07, 2019
Oil Change USA Response to Green New Deal Resolutions
In response to the Green New Deal resolutions introduced today by Senator Ed Markey and Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, David Turnbull, Strategic Communications Director with Oil Change USA , released the following statement: “We are encouraged that these resolutions include bold and...
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Wednesday, February 06, 2019
Energy Dominance Is a Climate Catastrophe
In his State of the Union Address on Tuesday night, Trump said, “We have unleashed a revolution in American Energy – the United States is now the number one producer of oil and natural gas in the world.” In response, David Turnbull, Strategic Communications Director at Oil Change USA , released the...
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Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Report: U.S. Oil and Gas Expansion Threatens to Unleash Climate Pollution Equivalent to nearly 1,000 Coal Plants
The U.S. oil and gas industry has the potential to unleash the largest burst of new carbon emissions in the world through 2050, new research released today has found. Without action to curtail this unprecedented expansion of drilling from Texas to North Dakota to Pennsylvania and beyond, new U.S...
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Thursday, August 30, 2018
Oil Change International Responds to Court’s Quashing of Trans Mountain’s Approval
Today, Canada’s Federal Court of Appeal ruled that the Trans Mountain Expansion pipeline’s Cabinet approval was fatally flawed in not one but two ways: in failing to properly consult Indigenous peoples and First Nations, and in failing to properly account for the full environmental impacts of the...
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