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"Smoke & Fumes" study alleges that major oil companies misled public about negative impacts of climate change despite knowledge of risks
In November 2017, the Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL) published a report alleging that major oil companies were aware of the dangers of climate change by the 1980s, if not earlier, and that despite this knowledge and their technical ...
Author: El Espectador (Colombia)
“100 compañías emiten 71% de los gases responsables del cambio climático”, 15 de diciembre de 2017...
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Fossil fuel firms respond to petition before Philippines Human Rights Commission on human rights & climate impacts
Greenpeace, disaster survivors, and community organisations from the Philippines submitted a complaint to the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines (CHR) against 47 large fossil fuel and cement companies over their role in "human-induced...
Philippines: World’s largest carbon producers ordered to respond to complaint alleging human rights abuses from climate change
In September 2015, civil society groups and typhoon survivors brought a complaint before the Commission of Human Rights of the Philippines calling for an investigation into the responsibility of big fossil fuel companies for fuelling climate change...
Blog: Business & human rights courses will influence firms to fill governance gaps & not disregard societal impacts
Author: Caroline Kaeb and David Scheffer, Principles for Responsible Management Education, in Opinio Juris
"The Corporate Joust with Morality," 6 Jun 2016...
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USA: Massey Energy ex-CEO found guilty of conspiring to break safety laws following deadly mine explosion
Philippines: Carbon majors face national human rights complaint on climate change for the first time
Author: Damian Carrington & Caelainn Barr, Guardian (UK)
"Coal crash: how pension funds face huge risk from climate change", 15 Jun 2015...
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Author: Jef Feeley, Bloomberg
Ex-Massey Energy chief Donald Blankenship won an almost three-month delay of his trial...on federal charges tied to a fatal 2010 mine explosion that was the worst U.S. coal industry disaster in 40 years. A West Virginia judge today agreed to push back...
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