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UK court ruling provides ammo for anti-fossil fuel lawyers worldwide - Climate Change News

UK court ruling provides ammo for anti-fossil fuel lawyers worldwide - Climate Change News | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

In an anti-fossil ruling, the highest court in UK said that emissions from burning fossil fuels should be taken into account in decisions...

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March 13, 7:41 PM
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Energy Industry’s Methane Emissions Soared to Near Record High in 2023 Despite International Climate Pledges: IEA Report - EcoWatch.com

Energy Industry’s Methane Emissions Soared to Near Record High in 2023 Despite International Climate Pledges: IEA Report - EcoWatch.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Global methane emissions from fossil fuels stayed close to a record high in 2023, despite new global reduction pledges.

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December 4, 2023 6:33 PM
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COP28 president incorrectly says fossil fuel phaseout is not necessary - NPR.org

COP28 president incorrectly says fossil fuel phaseout is not necessary - NPR.org | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

The comments came shortly before talks kicked off in Dubai. In reality, scientists warn that further fossil fuel development is driving global warming.

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May 23, 2023 12:08 PM
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'Go to hell, Shell!': Climate campaigners take over oil giant's annual meeting in London - RawStory.com

'Go to hell, Shell!': Climate campaigners take over oil giant's annual meeting in London - RawStory.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

About 100 climate campaigners on Tuesday demanded the attention of executives and shareholders at Shell's annual general meeting, refusing to be silenced as they spent several hours disrupting the profits-focused gathering to condemn the oil company for its continued planet-heating...

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December 5, 2022 11:57 PM
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Fact check: Fossil fuels are the largest contributor to climate change, not animal agriculture - USATODAY.com

Fact check: Fossil fuels are the largest contributor to climate change, not animal agriculture - USATODAY.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

A viral post claims that animal agriculture is the "biggest contributor" to climate change. But experts say fossil fuels are the largest contributor.

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October 21, 2022 10:48 PM
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World’s Biggest Asset Manager BlackRock Tells UK It Won’t Stop Investing in Fossil Fuels - EcoWatch.com

World’s Biggest Asset Manager BlackRock Tells UK It Won’t Stop Investing in Fossil Fuels - EcoWatch.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

American multinational investment company BlackRock has told the UK Parliament that it won’t stop investing in gas, oil and coal.

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June 1, 2022 11:56 PM
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G7 Countries to End Overseas Funding for Fossil Fuel Development - EcoWatch.com

G7 Countries to End Overseas Funding for Fossil Fuel Development - EcoWatch.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

G7 countries made important climate commitments in Berlin, including ending most international funding for fossil fuel projects.

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March 24, 2022 7:04 PM
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Opinion: Putin's leverage shows the danger of relying on fossil fuels - CNN.com

Opinion: Putin's leverage shows the danger of relying on fossil fuels - CNN.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Clark Miller and Jeremi Suri write that the world needs a green energy Manhattan Project, patterned after the no-holds-barred World War II-era effort to harness the power of the atom, to liberate democracies from their dependence on oil produced by Moscow and other dictatorial regimes.

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December 18, 2020 9:01 PM
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Lloyd’s Moves to End Insurance and Investments in Coal for Climate Sustainability - InsuranceJournal.com

Lloyd’s Moves to End Insurance and Investments in Coal for Climate Sustainability - InsuranceJournal.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it
The Lloyd's market is moving to end its insurance of coal and oil sands businesses while at the same time ceasing investments in such carbon-producing...
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‘Godfathers of climate chaos’: UN chief urges global fossil-fuel advertising ban | Climate crisis | The Guardian

‘Godfathers of climate chaos’: UN chief urges global fossil-fuel advertising ban | Climate crisis | The Guardian | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

António Guterres says world faces ‘climate crunch time’ and announces dire new scientific warnings of global heating...

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December 11, 2023 8:51 PM
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New COP28 draft agreement omits phaseout of fossil fuels - CBS News

New COP28 draft agreement omits phaseout of fossil fuels - CBS News | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

The latest draft of the agreement from the COP28 climate summit in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, does not mention the phasing out of fossil fuels, which was expected by climate activists. 

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September 14, 2023 7:45 PM
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'Time to make them pay': Internal docs further expose Exxon - Raw Story

'Time to make them pay': Internal docs further expose Exxon - Raw Story | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Previously unreported documents published on the front page of The Wall Street Journal Thursday show that ExxonMobil continued to work behind closed doors to cast doubt on climate science, even after the company publicly acknowledged the link between fossil fuel-driven greenhouse gas emissions and climate change in 2006.

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March 31, 2023 8:56 PM
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Shell's sale of Nigerian oil assets helps meet climate change goals, with unintended consequences - The Washington Post

Shell's sale of Nigerian oil assets helps meet climate change goals, with unintended consequences - The Washington Post | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Shell says its divestments in Nigeria help the company meet its green goals. But villagers and watchdogs say conditions have worsened after the sales.

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November 30, 2022 9:29 PM
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High Fossil Fuel Costs Leaving Families in the Cold (And Possibly Dark) - EcoWatch.com

High Fossil Fuel Costs Leaving Families in the Cold (And Possibly Dark) - EcoWatch.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

As winter comes to the northern hemisphere, impacting the global energy system, increased fossil fuel prices are pressuring families.

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September 20, 2022 11:34 PM
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New Database Tracks Fossil Fuels Globally - EcoWatch.com

New Database Tracks Fossil Fuels Globally - EcoWatch.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

The Global Registry of Fossil Fuels public database now tracks global fossil fuels, including their emissions, production and reserves.

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April 15, 2022 3:18 PM
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XR protesters shut down central London bridges including Westminster | The Guardian

XR protesters shut down central London bridges including Westminster | The Guardian | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Activists close some of the largest routes through capital in protest at continued use of fossil fuels...

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March 21, 2022 9:50 PM
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World’s Second-Largest Insurer Says New Fossil-Fuel Projects Are a Bad Bet - EcoWatch.com

World’s Second-Largest Insurer Says New Fossil-Fuel Projects Are a Bad Bet - EcoWatch.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Are new fossil-fuel projects a good bet? The world’s second-largest reinsurer is saying no. Swiss Re announced an enhanced oil and gas policy that rules out insuring most new oil and gas projects, making it the first major insurer in the industry to do so.

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