Exxon knew of climate change in 1981, email says – but it funded deniers for 27 more years

ExxonMobil, the world’s biggest oil company, knew as early as 1981 of climate change – seven years before it became a public issue, according to a newly discovered email from one of the firm’s own scientists. Despite this the firm spent millions over the next 27 years to promote climate denial.

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/jul/08/exxon-climate-change-1981-climate-denier-funding?utm_content=buffercfea0&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Jim Brickett

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