Should we look into the largest publicly traded oil and gas companies who may have misled the public and its shareholders about climate change in the risk posed to the planet? One Attorney General in New York is now taking a hard look at years of disinformation from oil companies.
Have oil companies committed securities law violations by distorting climate science?
Bad information may have been disseminated to prevent the disastrous impact on shareholder value when oil and fossil fuels maybe at the root of global climate change. Global oil conglomerates have created their own reality while scientists at NASA, NOAA, and the National Science Foundation conducted much research to establish the consensus that human activity, specifically burning carbon-based fuels have fueled climate change.