Who Are the 20 Worst Global Warming Polluters of All Time?

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Should it be any surprise that Chevron (CVX) , Exxon Mobil (XOM)and BP (BP) are three of the four top investor-owned companies responsible for greenhouse gas emissions?

A 2013 study published by the journal Climatic Change studied historic emissions and compiled a list of leading investor- and state-owned producers of oil, natural gas, coal and cement over a 156-year-period through 2010. Of that total, more than half of the emissions were produced since 1986.

Read the article in The Street.