Study: Exxon Mobil accurately predicted warming since 1970s

Mgn 1280x960 10202b00 Pzmtq
exxon mobil

The Associated Press

DENVER (AP) – A new study says Exxon Mobil’s scientists were remarkably accurate in their predictions about global warming.

But at the same time, the company made public statements that contradicted its scientists’ conclusions.

The study in the journal Science looked at research that Exxon funded.

The research forecast the coming warming with precision equal to or better than government and academic scientists.

This was during the same time that the oil giant publicly doubted that warming was real and dismissed climate models’ accuracy.

Exxon says its understanding of climate change evolved over the years and that critics are misunderstanding its earlier research.

Read the full story on AP News right here.

(Copyright 2023 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

1/12/2023 4:39:06 PM (GMT -6:00)

Categories: Regional and US News