New York’s Uphill Climb Vs. Big Oil: Winning In Court Will Be A Tough Task Indeed
January 20, 2018 | NY Daily News
New York City just filed suit in federal court against five multinational oil companies: ExxonMobil, Chevron, Conoco Phillips, BP, and Royal Dutch Shell. The goal? To get monetary damages for the harm New York has already suffered from climate change impacts — coastal erosion, increased flooding and higher temperatures — and help with paying for the necessary investments to protect against future harm.
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