An Exxon Mobil refinery is silhouetted against the sky at dusk in Torrance, California, U.S., on Tuesday, September 18, 2007. Several cities and counties in California have filed lawsuits against Exxon and other oil companies, alleging they conspired to cast doubt on climate change science and delay restrictions on greenhouse gases.
An Exxon Mobil refinery is silhouetted against the sky at dusk in Torrance, California, U.S., on Tuesday, September 18, 2007. Several cities and counties in California have filed lawsuits against Exxon and other oil companies, alleging they conspired to cast doubt on climate change science and delay restrictions on greenhouse gases. Jamie Rector Bloomberg News
An Exxon Mobil refinery is silhouetted against the sky at dusk in Torrance, California, U.S., on Tuesday, September 18, 2007. Several cities and counties in California have filed lawsuits against Exxon and other oil companies, alleging they conspired to cast doubt on climate change science and delay restrictions on greenhouse gases. Jamie Rector Bloomberg News

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