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Shell’s Permian Basin Sell-Off Unlikely to Reduce Climate Pollution

Shell’s Permian Basin Sell-Off Unlikely to Reduce Climate Pollution

Royal Dutch Shell’s sale of all its Permian Basin fracking assets to ConocoPhillips for $9.5 billion may reduce the company’s emissions on paper, but nowhere else, experts say. Shell has come under increasing pressure to reduce its climate pollution, including a landmark ruling from a Dutch court this spring, but selling its Permian oil extraction […]

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    Climate Denier Lamar Smith: Geoengineering Can Curb Impacts of Climate Change

    Climate Denier Lamar Smith: Geoengineering Can Curb Impacts of Climate Change

    By Steve Horn Geoengineering, hailed in some circles as a potential techno-fix to the climate change crisis, has taken a step closer to going mainstream. The U.S. House Committee on Science, Space and Technology held a rare joint subcommittee hearing on Nov. 8, only the second ever congressional hearing of its kind on the topic […]