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Fossil fuel companies impose more in climate costs than they make in profits


On the third anniversary of Typhoon Haiyan, one of the most powerful storms to hit the Philippines, people from Tacloban light candles that spell out "Climate Justice" in commemoration. Extreme weather brought on by climate change is causing events like this to become the ‘new normal’; and fossil fuel companies - a.k.a. the Big Polluters - are being investigated in the Philippines for allegations of human rights abuses resulting from climate change. Check out our Facebook page to find out…

from Washington Post

Trump victory reverses U.S. energy and environmental priorities

Trump's transition team includes several lobbyists for fossil fuel companies and skeptics about climate science.

from the Guardian

US taxpayers subsidising world's biggest fossil fuel companies

Shell, ExxonMobil and Marathon Petroleum got subsidises granted by politicians who received significant campaign contributions from the fossil fuel industry, Guardian investigation reveals

from Grist

Fossil fuel companies grow nervous as divestment movement grows stronger

EDITORIAL: The campaign to get universities to divest from fossil fuels is failing. Institutions don’t get that climate change is a moral issue — and one they can do something about.

from Grist

Fossil fuel companies have been lying about climate change for more than 30 years

Leaked documents show that the world's largest fossil fuel companies have deliberately deceived the public for nearly 30 years about the realities and risks of climate change. A report from the Union of Concerned Scientists.


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