Big Oil

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Controversial secretary of state nominee Rex Tillerson faces the Senate Foreign Relations committee on Wednesday morning as confirmation hearings for President-elect Donald Trump's proposed cabinet continue . Watch live below: #rejectREX Tweets Pointing to Tillerson's longtime seat at the helm of oil behemoth ExxonMobil, climate group and...
Nika Knight, staff writer
A wind farm in Lubbock, Texas
While climate activists in the U.S. mount a resistance to the incoming climate-...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Offshore oil rig
An oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico caught fire at about 2:30am Thursday...


Furious that Arctic-trashing Shell is using kid-friendly LEGO to clean up its image - reportedly selling 16 million Shell-branded toys worth $116 million - Greenpeace has begun a campaign aimed at pressuring LEGO to end the sketchy partnership. Protests at England's Legloland, and a darkly stunning new ad in which an idyllic Arctic, huskies and all, drowns in oil.