Turns out ExxonMobil, one of the world’s worst climate polluters, has known about the dangers of climate change since 1981. Yet the oil giant continues to be a major funder of climate change denial today. The new evidence comes from reports and emails written by Lenny Bernstein, ExxonMobil’s top climate scientist, who worked for Exxon for 30 years. The documents, which speak directly about the dangers of global warming from CO2 emissions, were released by The Union of Concerned Scientists in a report called “The Climate Deception Dossier.” Exxon has spent well over $30 million attacking climate change science since Bernstein’s first warning.
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Exxon Has Been Denying Climate Change Longer Than We Thought