President-elect Donald Trump’s pick to head the US Department of State said that the United States should stay involved in the Paris climate accord but then said that the science behind global warming has yet to be fully decided. The comments came yesterday at his confirmation hearings on Capitol Hill. … Read more »
A rising demand for plastics and energy in developing countries will increase global carbon emissions until about 2030, an ExxonMobil executive said yesterday at National Association of Manufacturing luncheon. As reported by FuelFix, ExxonMobil Chemical president Neil Chapman projects the demand for plastics and other chemicals will increase more than … Read more »
Exxon Mobil Corp.’s investment in algae biofuels may turn out to be good for business, and public relations. The oil giant, under pressure from states attorneys general and shareholders about what it had previously known about climate change, is letting the general public know about its forays into clean energy.
ExxonMobil says it has developed a technology that could massively reduce emissions and energy used to manufacture plastics. The oil giant, working with scientists at the Georgia Institute of Technology, say if brought to industrial scale, the technology could reduce industry’s global annual carbon dioxide emissions by up to 45 … Read more »