News Release | Environment Texas

Federal Court: Exxon Violated Clean Air Act Over 16,000 Times, Must Pay $19.95 Million Penalty

HOUSTON – A federal district court has ruled on a lawsuit brought against ExxonMobil in 2010 by Environment Michigan's sister organization Environment Texas and Sierra Club. They, with the help of National Environmental Law Center, sued Exxon for violating the Clean Air Act more than 16,000 times at its Baytown, Texas, refinery and chemical plant.

News Release | Environment Michigan

"Sheer Reckless Folly"

“Calling climate change a ‘hoax’ won’t stop temperatures or sea level from rising. We can tackle the climate crisis by investing in science and clean, renewable energy, but only if we move boldly and quickly. Defunding science, undercutting clean energy, and doubling down on fossil fuels is sheer reckless folly.” Annalise Dobbelstein, Campaign Organizer, Environment Michigan.

News Release | Environment Michigan

America Needs Cleaner Cars

Tomorrow, President Trump is expected to sign an executive order instructing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to begin rolling back clean car standards. The administration will likely withdraw the final determination on EPA’s vehicle emission standards for 2022-2025.

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