350.org ExxonMobil shareholders meeting action 2019 350.org This week, ExxonMobil holds its virtual annual shareholders’ meeting—in the spotlight, because the company is in a proxy fight! As I have every year since 2016, I’ll be attending ExxonMobil’s annual meeting as a representative of a climate-conscious shareholder. And the Union of Concerned Scientists is urging BlackRock, […]
BP, Shell, and ConocoPhillips have all taken some steps toward transparency about their lobbying—but none is doing enough to keep the American Petroleum Institute (API) and other trade associations in line with the companies’ own supposed climate ambitions.
Ben van Beurden, CEO, Royal Dutch Shell in 2018 at the Altice Arena in Lisbon, Portugal Annual general meetings (AGMs, also known as annual shareholders’ meetings) of major oil and gas companies targeted by UCS’s campaign begin with ConocoPhillips and BP this week and Royal Dutch Shell next week. ExxonMobil and Chevron follow at the […]
Steve Rhodes/CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 Although we’re barely one quarter into 2021, multiple forces are squeezing Chevron for the preventable harm it is inflicting on the global climate. The company is also being dragged for its greenwashing, its role in perpetuating racial injustice in the United States, and its violations of Indigenous peoples’ rights and other […]