According to statements by the New York city government, New York City is suing the world's five largest oil companies in the world for "present and future damages to the city from climate change". The specific companies named in the lawsuit are BP, Chevron, Conoco-Phillips, ExxonMobil and Royal Dutch Shell. The city government claims that the … Continue reading New York City files suit against the largest Oil Companies for Climate Change related damages.
Introduction The issue of climate change is one that concerns all living things on this planet. Humans, beings the most influential species on the health of the environment, its deterioration should concern us above all others. Even with an overwhelming scientific consensus on the fact that human energy consumption is causing climate change to occur, … Continue reading Why the U.S Congress Refuses to Act on Climate Change.