Is it Payback Time? Carbon Majors might face global climate lawsuits

Posted on October 9, 2014 at 11:42 pm in News | 0 comment

The Carbon Majors might be face liability for billions of dollars for their contribution to climate change, according to a new study by West Coast Environmental Law and the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA). The study considers the total potential liability of five oil and gas companies currently trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange—Encana, Suncor, Canadian Natural […]

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

Posted on October 1, 2014 at 12:30 pm in News | Carbon Majors | 0 comment

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 […]