ExxonMobil’s Climate Change Pivot Speaks Volumes about Shareholder Activism

Bob Leonard - Climate Risk Manager 03.03.2019


Pension funds and other big-dollar investors have long been challenging fossil fuel companies on climate change. In response, some have stepped up their efforts to cut greenhouse gas emissions. ExxonMobil is one of the holdouts, but cracks in its armor are finally beginning to show.   Read the entire article at TriplePundit.    Reuters recently reported […]


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U.S. Supreme Court Refuses to Block Exxon Climate Fraud Investigation

Bob Leonard - Climate Risk Manager 01.24.2019


Massachusetts’ Attorney General is trying to force Exxon to turn over decades of records involving what it knew about climate change and what it told the public. The U.S. Supreme Court declined to take up ExxonMobil’s latest attempt to block Massachusetts’ investigation into whether the oil giant misled the public and investors about climate change.    […]


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Op-Ed by George Shultz – The Business Case for the Paris Climate Accord

Bob Leonard - Climate Risk Manager 05.10.2017


Read the entire editorial at the New York Times.   George P. Shultz served as Secretary of State under Ronald Reagan and as Secretary of the Treasury under Richard Nixon. In a recent barrage of public letters and full-page ads, Fortune 100 companies are voicing strong support for remaining in the Paris accord. The breadth of this […]


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