Exxon Mobil Corp and Chevron Corp shareholders on Wednesday overwhelmingly rejected calls for stronger measures to mitigate climate change, dismissing more than a dozen climate-related proposals at their annual meetings.
World's biggest investment fund says firms mismanaging climate risk could face exclusion from next year
It comes amid a sense of palpable frustration among climate activists during the proxy voting season.
The activists, including members of Greenpeace and Extinction Rebellion, say Shell and other fossil fuel firms are making record profits at the cost of the environment.
‘Go to hell, Shell’: Climate protesters try to storm stage at oil giant’s annual shareholders meeting
Climate-focused investors are seeking to ramp up pressure on Shell at its annual meeting Tuesday, after an extraordinary run of record profits.
The energy giant's chief executive Wael Sawan is shielded by security staff as campaigners disrupt the meeting at London's ExCel centre.
Chaotic scenes unfolded at Shell’s annual shareholder meeting Tuesday as climate activists stormed the venue, calling for the oil company to be “shut down” and demanding that it stop investing in oil and gas extraction.
The world’s biggest investor in the stock market wants ExxonMobil and Chevron to do more to tackle the climate crisis.
Shareholder revolt secures 20% of votes as activists shout about ‘climate criminals’
Protesters rush the stage at the oil giant's annual general meeting in London over climate plans.