Posts tagged climate change
Exxon and Shell Support Methane Regulations, Gas’ Climate Impact Remains Alarming

At CERAWeek, Shell broke its tradition of avoiding government criticism to call on the Trump administration to tighten methane restrictions from oil and gas operations. Exxon also doubled down on its position that federal methane regulation has an important role to play in leveling the playing field and reducing environmental risks.

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SEC Rules Anadarko Must Include Shareholder Proposal Requesting Disclosure on Company’s Alignment with Paris Greenhouse Gas Reduction Goals

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) ruled Monday that Anadarko Petroleum Corporation cannot exclude a shareholder proposal filed by As You Sow. The proposal asks the company to issue a report describing if, and how, it plans to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions to align with the Paris Agreement’s goal of avoiding catastrophic climate change.

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Shareholders Must Demand Oil & Gas Companies Implement Paris Compliant Plans

Strategic review looks at impact of seven years of resolutions on moving oil & gas on climate change and investor underperformance due to holding the sector. Today’s release of “2020: A Clear Vision for Paris Compliant Shareholder Engagement” lays out a clear plan for shareholders to move oil & gas companies to transition to 2 degree-compliant business models.

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