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The oil company that predicted climate change

An enlightening example of when corporate self-interest trumps global interest. In the late 1970s, scientists and government agencies were beginning to study climate change more seriously. ExxonMobil, a major fossil fuel company, saw the potential disaster this could play for their oil and gas business, and subsequently formed a skilled research department, spending millions of dollars to answer those questions …