House panel broadens probe into climate disinformation by Big Oil

Summary
The House Committee on Oversight and Reform has broadened its investigation into the role of fossil fuel companies in misleading the public about climate change, asking members of the boards of directors of ExxonMobil, BP, Chevron and Shell Oil to testify before Congress next month about their firms’ commitments to curbing global warming.
4 months ago·Washington, United States

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Reuters

U.S. House panel turns to oil major boards in next climate probe

By Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON - A U.S. congressional committee has invited key board members at four oil majors to testify in February about the industry's role in climate change and spreading "disinformation," turning up the heat on big oil after lawmakers grilled their CEOs last year. The hearing of officials from Exxon, Shell, Chevron and BP, scheduled for Feb. 8, is the next

4 months ago·United Kingdom
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The Guardian

Oil industry board members to testify to Congress on climate disinformation

Officials from Exxon, Shell, Chevron and BP have been summoned to appear before the House oversight committee in February

4 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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CNN

House committee schedules 2nd hearing on oil and gas industry's role in climate disinformation

The House Oversight Committee on Thursday issued its second round of appearance requests to the oil and gas industry in an investigation into the role it has played in the spread of climate disinformation.

4 months ago·Atlanta, United States
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The Washington Post

House panel broadens probe into climate disinformation by Big Oil

The House Committee on Oversight and Reform has invited members of fossil fuel companies’ boards of directors to testify at a hearing next month on their commitment to addressing climate change.

4 months ago·Washington, United States
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The Hill

House panel asks five oil company board members to testify

The House Oversight and Reform Committee has issued another round of invitations to fossil fuel companies to testify about their knowledge of climate change, this time to board directors at major companies.Witness...

4 months ago·Washington, United States
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National Post

U.S. House panel asks ExxonMobil, BP, Chevron and Shell board members to testify on climate disinformation -report

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House Committee on

4 months ago·Canada
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