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Since 2021, Big Oil Has Spent Over $200 Million to Sabotage Climate Action: Analysis

Climate Power, the group behind the new analysis, said Democrats' new climate deal sends "a strong signal" that "deep pockets only go so far."

Jake Johnson ·


Will Civilization Collapse Because It's Running Out of Oil?

We're going to have to start coming to terms with nature's limits.

Richard Heinberg ·


The Enduring Tyranny of Oil: War, Inflation, Geopolitical Rivalry, and Soaring World Temperatures

Overcoming such a global phalanx of oil-industry defenders will require far more political muscle than the environmental camp has yet been able to muster.

Michael T. Klare ·


'Climate Catastrophe' Feared as Congo Moves to Sell Critical Ecosystem for Oil Drilling

"It's madness," said Greenpeace Africa. "These plans must be scrapped immediately."

Kenny Stancil ·


The World Burns and the Richest Profit. It Doesn't Have to Be This Way

As the effects of the climate crisis are seen in global heatwaves and droughts, oil firms are booming.

Adam Ramsay ·


Voters Agree: Fossil Fuel Funding in Climate Research Is a Massive Conflict of Interest

Fossil fuel companies have been quietly leveraging their wealth to manipulate climate research.

Celina Scott-Buechler ·


Climate Insanity: The Biden Administration Wants to Drill on Alaska's North Slope

The Biden administration seems to be leaning toward permitting this carbon bomb, which would mock its campaign commitments to ease off on new oil leases.

Zach Brown ·


More Drilling Won't Lower Gas Prices—Price Controls and Renewables Will

Some people assume more drilling will lower skyrocketing gas prices. Surprise—the U.S. drills plenty, but that won't save us at the pump.

Mia DiFelice ·


'A Hopeful Day': Ottawa Endorses Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty

One climate campaigner said the Canadian city "is taking responsibility for moving beyond fossil fuels and prioritizing the protection of people and planet."

Jessica Corbett ·


'Betrayal!' Uproar After EU Backs Industry Push to Label Gas and Nuclear 'Green'

"This is a step backwards in the fight against greenwashing and a step away from the sustainable future the E.U. has promised, but we are not defeated," campaigners said.

Jake Johnson ·

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