Climate Change Lawsuits



The History

InsideClimate News (Series):  “Exxon: The Road Not Taken” by Neela Banerjee, Lisa Song, David Hasemyer and John H. Cushman Jr. (Sept. 16, 2015 – Dec. 22, 2015)

LA Times: “What Exxon knew about the Earth’s melting Arctic” by Sara Jerving, Katie Jennings, Masako Melissa Hirsch and Susanne Rust (Oct. 9, 2015)

LA Times: “Big Oil braced for global warming while it fought regulations” by Amy Lieberman and Susanne Rust (Dec. 31, 2015)

The Science

Climate Disclosure Project: “The Carbon Majors Database – CDP Carbon Majors Report 2017” by Paul Griffin and Rick Heede (July 2017)

Climatic Change: “Tracing anthropogenic carbon dioxide and methane emissions to fossil fuel and cement producers, 1854-2010” by Rick Heede (Nov. 21, 2013)

Nature Climate Change: “Consequences of twenty-first-century policy for multi-millennial climate and sea-level change” by Peter Clark et al. (Feb. 08, 2016)

Nature: “The proportionality of global warming to cumulative carbon emissions” by H. Damon Matthews, et al. (Apr. 14, 2009)

Nature: “The increasing rate of global mean sea-level rise during 1993-2014” by Xianyao Chen, et al. (Jun. 26, 2017)

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