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Even dumber than the dumbest attack on ExxonMobil evah’

Guest post by David Middleton The Boston-based Conservation Law Foundation filed a lawsuit against ExxonMobil on Thursday, arguing that the company is violating several key water regulations at one of their Boston storage and transfer locations. The site in question — located in the Boston suburb of Everett, Massachusetts — is a sprawling, 110-acre terminal that extends to the…

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From the No Schist, Sherlock Files: “Despite climate risks, utilities bet big on natural gas…”

Guest post by David Middleton For the fossil fuel industries, 2016 has been a terrible year. Amid historically low commodity prices and stricter environmental regulations, coal companies went bankrupt, oil and gas rig counts slumped, and utilities retired fossil generators like they’re going out of style. But amid the struggles, one fossil asset class remains…

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New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman Moves the Goalposts… Again.

Guest post by David Middleton First it was #ExxonKnew… Debunked here, here, here, here and here. Then it was Exxon failed to inform investors of Schneiderman’s belief that Exxon’s proved reserves would be stranded by imaginary regulations… Debunked here. Now, Schneiderman is going after Exxon for being too conservative in booking reserves… Exxon’s Accounting Practices…