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Exxon evacuates Mobile Bay facilities in Gulf ahead of Storm Gordon

Exxon evacuates Mobile Bay facilities in Gulf ahead of Storm Gordon(Reuters) – Exxon Mobil Corp said on Tuesday it evacuated offshore personnel and is performing a controlled shut-down of its Mobile Bay facilities in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico ahead of Tropical Storm Gordon. Exxon also said it has evacuated the Lena platform. Gordon is expected to make landfall as a tropical storm late Tuesday or early Wednesday near the Gulf Coast borders of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. The Lena platform is about 110 miles (177 km)southeast of New Orleans. (Reporting by Scott DiSavino; Editing by James Dalgleish)



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SEC drops investigation into Exxon climate change response

SEC drops investigation into Exxon climate change responseNEW YORK (AP) — The government has dropped a two-year investigation into how Exxon Mobil Corp. factors climate-change regulations into its calculations of the value of its assets, the company said Friday.



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Exxon pulls offshore workers; Shell, Chevron cut output due to Alberto

Exxon pulls offshore workers; Shell, Chevron cut output due to AlbertoExxon Mobil Corp evacuated non-essential workers from the Lena production platform in the Gulf of Mexico ahead of Subtropical Storm Alberto, the company said on Sunday. Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Chevron Corp shut production on platforms in the eastern Gulf of Mexico due to Alberto and evacuated workers from those sites, the companies said. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said Alberto was transitioning to a tropical cyclone as its circulation became more focused around a central core located 135 miles (220 km) west of Tampa, Florida, with 50 mile per hour winds (85 kph).



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Exxon Mobil 'Misled' Public On Climate Change For 40 Years, Harvard Study Finds

Exxon Mobil 'Misled' Public On Climate Change For 40 Years, Harvard Study FindsYes, #ExxonKnew — and the oil giant deliberately deceived the public about the dangers of climate change for four decades.



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Forget Sanctions: Exxon Would Like Access to Russian Oil Anyway

Forget Sanctions: Exxon Would Like Access to Russian Oil AnywayBecause Russia just doesn’t loom large enough already in Washington.



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