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2014-03-20 12:26:16

Withdrawal of Shareholder Proposal Seeking Disclosure on Stranded Carbon Assets Leads to Agreement with Largest U.S. Oil and Gas Producer NEW YORK, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to a shareholder resolution, ExxonMobil (XOM) - the largest U.S. energy company, for the first time ever has agreed to publish a Carbon Asset Risk report on the Company website describing how it assesses the risk of stranded assets from climate change. The report will provide...

2014-03-05 12:21:42

Focus on World-Class Skills Training and Education That Creates Value for Construction Users, Builds Communities and Changes Lives WASHINGTON, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Exxon Mobil Chairman and CEO Rex Tillerson will be the featured speaker at the 2014 Legislative Conference of North America's Building Trades Unions. Over 2,000 national, state and local labor leaders will gather in Washington, DC March 10-11, 2014 at the Washington Hilton Hotel and Towers for two...

Exxon Valdez Oil Tanker Sold
2012-03-26 13:50:29

The oil tanker known for one of the worst oil spills in U.S. history, the Exxon Valdez, has been bought by Indian company Best Oasis. The company did not disclose the price or purpose of its purchase, but Best Oasis is known for buying old ships to dismantle and reuse the salvageable material. The Exxon Valdez oil tanker rose to fame on March 24, 1989 when it ran onto rocks, coating the shoreline with oil and killing nearly 40,000 birds and other animals. Exxon Mobil spent $900...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.