Exxon Mobil and Royal Dutch Shell’s significant defeats on climate change are expected to force the oil-and-gas industry to more fully confront how fast the landscape is shifting under pressure from environmentalists and investors.
That source is extremely partisan, and an opinion piece on top of that. Once again, difficulty exists to be overcome.
We either do this, or we force ourselves into extinction. I shouldn't have to tell you how incredibly emasculating going extinct is, Lc89.
In the 1990s, the Heartland Institute originated the tobacco industry playbook, working with the tobacco company Philip Morris to attempt to discredit the health risks of secondhand smoke and to lobby against smoking bans. Since the 2000s, the Heartland Institute has been a leading promoter of climate change denial. It rejects the scientific consensus on climate change.