Can Climate Lawsuits Against Energy Giants Succeed? Courts Could Soon Give Clues
Erin Mulvaney ( with inputs from The Wall Street Journal ) 5 min read 21 Sep 2023, 11:05 PM IST
SummarySeveral courts are considering whether state and local claims seeking billions in damages can go to trial.
Lawsuits that aim to hold major players in the fossil-fuel industry responsible for climate change are entering a critical phase, as several state courts this fall are considering whether the cases can move forward.
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