Exxon Mobil Corp., a lightning rod for environmental activists since the Valdez oil spill a quarter-century ago, is appeasing some of its harshest critics by agreeing to disclose internal risk and cost assessments.
Bloomberg BNA — Exxon Mobil Corp. has agreed to publish a report describing its plans for a future in which market forces and stricter climate regulation may leave some of its carbon reserves unburnable.
Exxon Mobil Corp. will extend benefits to same-sex spouses of U.S. employees after federal government agencies altered the definition of marriage, marking the conversion of one of the last major corporate holdouts on the issue.
A dozen U.S. governors are pushing for states, not the federal government, to lead regulation of oil and gas drilling. They argue they know their territories best, even as environmentalists question whether they’re doing enough -- or doing the industry’s bidding.
Activist Bill McKibben, who helped turn an obscure oil pipeline project into a high-profile political fight, has a new target for his effort to curb global warming: energy companies such as Exxon Mobil Corp.
Koch Industries Inc. and Exxon Mobil Corp. are among companies that would benefit from almost identical energy legislation introduced in state capitals from Oregon to New Mexico to New Hampshire -- and that’s by design.
A convertible debt deal struck during the 2008 financial crisis led by billionaire Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi is set to trigger a contest for a slice of a $19 billion natural gas project.