Big Oil

Eoin Higgins, staff writer
"There is evidence that the amount of carbon dioxide in the earth's atmosphere is increasing rapidly as a result of the combustion of fossil fuels," coal researcher James R. Garvey wrote in 1966.
"It wasn't just big oil that knew about climate change decades ago."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Article misses a key 'expert' perspective: The climate scientists who are...
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
Flares burning off gas at Belridge Oil Field and hydraulic fracking site, the fourth largest oil field in California.
"As oil and gas majors keep one foot a decarbonizing world and one foot in...


Furious that Arctic-trashing Shell is using kid-friendly LEGO to clean up its image - reportedly selling 16 million Shell-branded toys worth $116 million - Greenpeace has begun a campaign aimed at pressuring LEGO to end the sketchy partnership. Protests at England's Legloland, and a darkly stunning new ad in which an idyllic Arctic, huskies and all, drowns in oil.