Tag: energy companies

News and Policies, U.S.

US House axes regulations on oil and mining company payments, stream pollution

February 2, 2017

Via: American Energy News

The Republican-led US House of Representatives on Wednesday killed two Obama-era rules, one intended to root out corruption in the extraction sector and one aimed at reducing stream pollution. Required by the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform law, the Securities […]

Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Fossil Fuel Companies Need to Become Renewable Energy Companies

April 20, 2016

Via: Energy Collective

It seems clear that Exxon Mobil and other parts of the fossil fuel industry have tried to suppress the science of climate change. I am not surprised that these companies acted in their short-term self-interest, and I expect them to […]