26 May '11, 4pm

Green: On Our Radar: Oil Shareholders Demand Fracking Disclosures

On Our Radar: Oil Shareholders Demand Fracking Disclosures By JOHN COLLINS RUDOLF Bloomberg News Rex Tillerson, center, Exxon Mobil’s chief executive, spoke with shareholders on Wednesday in Dallas. He called their concerns about pollution from hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, overblown. At an annual meeting, nearly a third of Exxon Mobil shareholders back a proposal requiring greater transparency by the company on the risks of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. At Chevron’s annual meeting, 41 percent of shareholders endorse a similar proposal. [Reuters] Exxon’s chief executive, Rex Tillerson, largely dismisses the concerns over air and water pollution from the oil and gas extraction technique, calling them overblown. “As often happens with these things, the early detractors slap a label on something and it takes a long time to peel it off,” he says. [The Dallas Morning ...

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