Exxon launches counterattack against California-based climate 'conspiracy' lawsuits
Exxon Mobil launched a legal counterattack Monday against seven cities in California that want state courts to force the oil company to pay for infrastructure improvements to help them adapt to climate change.
The oil giant argued that it and other Texas-based energy firms have become the target of a ‚Äúconspiracy‚ÄĚ among liberal state attorneys general and other officials seeking to blame it for driving up emissions that are causing the earth‚Äôs temperature to rise.
‚ÄúExxonMobil finds itself directly in that conspiracy‚Äôs crosshairs,‚ÄĚ the company‚Äôs attorneys explained in legal documents filed in a Texas state district court Monday night.
‚ÄúEven though it has long acknowledged the risks presented by climate change, supported the Paris climate accords, and backed a revenue-neutral carbon tax, ExxonMobil has nevertheless been targeted by state and local governments for pretextual investigations and...
Jeremiah 5:22 Fear ye not me? saith the LORD: will ye not tremble at my presence, which have placed the sand [for] the bound of the sea by a perpetual decree, that it cannot pass it: and though the waves thereof toss themselves, yet can they not prevail; though they roar, yet can they not pass over it?
Genesis 8:22 While the earth remaineth, seedtime and harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, and day and night shall not cease.
Psalms 93:1 The LORD reigneth, he is clothed with majesty; the LORD is clothed with strength, [wherewith] he hath girded himself: the world also is stablished, that it cannot be moved. 2 Thy throne [is] established of old: thou [art] from everlasting.
Revelations 21:1 And I saw a new heaven and a new earth: for the first heaven and the first earth were passed away; and there was no more sea.
The Lord Himself will destroy this current earth in due time. We can‚Äôt speed that up or slow it down.