28 Oct 2021

Big Four oil firms face Congress after allegations ExxonMobil lobbied to discredit climate science

The chief executive of ExxonMobil has been testifying at a Congressional hearing into allegations that the company deliberately hid evidence about the dangers of climate change. He denies that his firm spread disinformation.

Darren Woods is one of four top oil firm bosses being quizzed by the House Oversight Committee as it investigates the role of the fossil fuel industry.