In late May 2016, Exxon Mobil faced the imposition of a carbon tax. In an opinion piece for MarketWatch, Thomas Stoner Jr. proposes that the carbon tax might benefit the oil and gas industry instead of presenting a threat. A new carbon tax would harm the coal industry more profoundly, increasing electricity prices and, therefore, prices for an emerging industry looming on Exxon’s horizon.


Why Big Oil Might Secretly Wish for a Carbon Tax 188.62 KB 148 downloads

In this opinion piece, Thomas Stoner Jr. assesses the true nature of the challenge...