Wednesday's energy & environment stories

Ben Geman
Updated May 26, 2021 - Energy & Environment

In blow to Exxon management, climate activists install two new board members

Andrew Freedman
Updated May 26, 2021 - Energy & Environment

Dutch court orders Shell to cut its emissions in landmark ruling

Sign saying "Shell" in front of an oil refinery.

Ford says it will invest $30 billion in electric vehicles by 2025

Ford's new electric F-150 Lightning outside of its headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan on May 19.

Rare climate bipartisanship emerges on carbon storage, air capture

Earth rolls up to the front of congress

Scoop: States warn banks — Drop coal, and we drop you

Illustration of a business person's feet shackled to a large piece of coal

Energy Department to invest $14 million in plastics recycling research

A seagull amid garbage at a trash pit in San Francisco in April 2021.

White House advances California offshore wind plans

Morro Bay

Microsoft sets up nonprofit to cut software-related carbon emissions

Illustration of the Microsoft logo splitting the earth into four sections

Exxon pledging to add directors ahead of showdown with activist investors

Vehicles refueling at an Exxon Mobil Corp. gas station in Houston, Texas, in October 2020.

Fighting global warming means reshaping finance

Illustration of a golden coin with an emboss of the Earth on it. 

NASA chief touts new Earth-observing satellites for climate

Satellite view of a powerful hurricane with the eye at its center.