Oil executives defend against accusations of price gouging at House panel hearing

Oil executives defend against accusations of price gouging at House panel hearing

This post was originally published on this siteProfits are rising for oil companies. NPR’s Steve Inskeep talks to Democratic Rep. Lori Trahan of Massachusetts about accusations that those firms are price gouging and profiting from the Ukraine war.

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Biden sends mixed signals to oil industry

Biden sends mixed signals to oil industry

This post was originally published on this siteThe Biden administration is sending mixed messaging to the oil and gas industry, as it seeks to boost oil output while also keeping the industry at arm’s length. The administration has asked U.S. oil and gas producers to drill more as Russia’s…

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House committee schedules 2nd hearing on oil and gas industry’s role in climate disinformation

House committee schedules 2nd hearing on oil and gas industry’s role in climate disinformation

This post was originally published on this siteThe House Oversight Committee on Thursday issued its second round of appearance requests to the oil and gas industry in an investigation into the role it has played in the spread of climate disinformation.

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