Emmett Institute on Climate Change & the Environment

Ann Carlson and Sean Hecht Quoted in ClimateWire on ‘Balancing Test' in Big Oil Case

Professors Ann Carlson and Sean Hecht were quoted in ClimateWire about a federal court case involving the cities of San Francisco and Oakland, which are suing big oil companies for climate change damages. Chevron has argued for a “balancing test,” in which the judge must weigh the social good that fossil fuels create against the harms. 

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