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  Stop Esso | Greenpeace UK
Esso has done more than any other company to stop the world from tackling climate change.
Esso also funds groups to produce junk science that denies climate change and supports the climate sceptics, delaying the action that's so urgently needed on climate change.
Esso is also a member of Arctic Power, the lobby group trying to open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to drilling.
www.greenpeace.org.uk /climate/climatecriminals/esso/index.cfm   (215 words)

  Esso Card   (Site not responding. Last check: )
ESSO CARD customers will also benefit from our policy on retail pump pricing which is to remain competitive with the best of industry while continuing to offer quality products and excellent service.
Esso's service stations are well placed in urban and motorway locations to appeal to both local and national fleets and many have specialist facilities to cater for trucks and heavy goods vehicles.
Esso is one of the leading oil companies in the Netherlands and with the ESSO CARD you gain access to our national network of over 300 service stations.
www.essocard.com /eaff/essocard/english/htdocs/service.htm   (1123 words)

 The Esso Bernicia
Esso made payments to B.P. (operators of the terminal), and crofters whose sheep were affected by the pollution, under the TOVALOP scheme (Tanker Owners Voluntary Agreement concerning Liability for Oil Pollution).
Esso were claiming essentially that they should be put in the same position as an insurance company, against which the crofters, instead of suing the negligent third party, had claimed.
Esso also claimed to be entitled to recover the sums as damages on their own account for negligence.
ourworld.compuserve.com /homepages/pntodd/cases/cases_e/esso_b.htm   (869 words)

 Esso, Mobil and ExxonMobil in the UK
Esso, Mobil and ExxonMobil companies in the UK New on ExxonMobil in the UK Technology's Role In The Future Of Energy
By the end of 2007, all of Esso's On the Run service stations in the UK will be fitted with Pay at the Pump technology, which should keep the lines of people waiting at the till to a minimum.
Pay at the Pump was piloted at four service stations around Surrey last summer and, in the past couple of months, has been rolled out to a further ten sites around the south-east.
www.esso.co.uk   (460 words)

 Fight Esso's censorship | Greenpeace International
Esso says the logo, which replaces the "SS" with dollar signs, damages Esso's reputation, but they don't want to talk about the content of the site and the real problem with their reputation.
Although Esso may be able to stifle debate in France, the international campaign has moved the censored French site to Texas – oil hotbed and the home of Esso's parent company ExxonMobil.
Esso chose to spend its money on banning the use of its logo in France rather than tackling the problem of climate change.
www.greenpeace.org /international/news/fight-esso-s-censorship-2   (547 words)

 Esso courts Cayman Airways
Esso, Grand Cayman disclosed to Cayman Net News that it was in talks with CAL the National Flag Carrier as an alternate provider to Texaco Caribbean, the only fuel supplier at the airport.
The Esso official said plans are already in place to immediately provide fuel to planes if a licence is granted.
“Esso is prepared to lease land from the CAA for the purposes of constructing a separate aviation fuel storage facility and establishing a separate into-plane-refuelling operation,” he explained.
www.caymannetnews.com /2005/12/983/esso.shtml   (738 words)

 StopEsso   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Esso also funds multi-million dollar propaganda fronts to dismiss the case for action to protect the climate.
Esso only left when the GCC decided that only trade associations would be suitable for membership, and ended its corporate programme.
Esso still claims that: "scientifically unfounded scare scenarios were and continue to be promoted in an effort to justify the (Kyoto) Protocol".
www.stopesso.com /why.php   (1351 words)

 The Longford Esso Gas Explosion
The ultimate cause was the failure of Esso to equip its employees with appropriate knowledge to deal with the events that occurred.
ESSO'S failure to train its workers to cope with emergencies left the multi-national responsible for the Longford gas plant explosion that killed two of its workers and cut gas supplies to Victoria for a fortnight.
Esso's decision to blame its staff - including control room operator Jim Ward - back-fired, with Longford royal commissioner and former High Court judge Daryl Dawson finding that the company's failure to equip workers with the "appropriate knowledge" was the ultimate cause of the explosion in September last year.
www.ourcivilisation.com /decline/gasbang.htm   (1628 words)

 Esso deals to close stations to press demand for better margins - JAMAICAOBSERVER.COM   (Site not responding. Last check: )
ESSO dealers will be suspending all sale of gasoline islandwide for two days this week in a bid to force the marketing company, Esso Standard Oil, to respond to its ongoing demand for better profit margins.
Esso dealers have been at loggerheads with the marketing company over a pricing policy introduced in 2000, which was designed to increase market share, by growing volume sales through its dealership network.
Esso, he said, maintains this position at the expense of a number of dealers that have gone out of business.
www.jamaicaobserver.com /magazines/Business/html/20051105T220000-0500_91932_OBS_ESSO_DEALS_TO_CLOSE_STATIONS_TO_PRESS_DEMAND_FOR_BETTER_MARGINS.asp   (504 words)

 Esso v. Niad ChD 22/11/2001
Esso claims to be entitled to damages for breach of the contract with Niad it claims was made in January 1996.
Even if it be assumed that Esso did not have the power subsequently to alter the terms as to the dealer's margin explained in the presentation those terms necessarily overrode the earlier entitlement to a dealer's margin of 2.2 pence per litre.
Esso contended that it did have the power to alter both the amount of the dealer's margin and the sliding scale.
www.ucc.ie /law/restitution/archive/englcases/esso.htm   (7374 words)

 North American road maps – Esso
This panoramic cover from 1950 is typical of the maps issued by Esso and affiliates during the postwar years.
Esso scrambled to re-establish its presence in Kyso territory, purchasing and remodeling stations or constructing new ones with the Esso brand.
The use of the Esso brand in Kyso's territory became the subject of a lawsuit and eventually, Jersey Standard was forced to take down the Esso signs and replace them with the Enco brand.
zippy.cso.uiuc.edu /~roma/roadmaps/naoilEsso.html   (428 words)

 The case against ESSO-EXXON The Stop Esso campaign 12apr01
Esso continue to deny the link between their business and global warming, and use their power and dollars to derail international negotiations on action to save the climate.
Esso also fund multi-million dollar propaganda fronts to dismiss the case for action to protect the climate.
Esso are still claiming that: "scientifically unfounded scare scenarios were and continue to be promoted in an effort to justify the (Kyoto) Protocor.
www.mindfully.org /Air/Case-Against-ESSO-Exxon.htm   (1448 words)

 Santas take on Esso over roster - National - www.theage.com.au
His wife, Sharon, told about 100 Esso workers, who marched on the company's headquarters at Southbank dressed as Santa, and their families that her family could not tolerate her husband being away for so long.
Esso's contractors are appealing against a September ruling by the Australian Industrial Relations Commission that blocked their attempt to terminate enterprise agreements.
An Esso spokesman said the demonstration should have been directed at Esso contractors who were in dispute with workers over an enterprise agreement.
www.theage.com.au /news/National/Santas-take-on-Esso-over-roster/2004/12/20/1103391702915.html?from=moreStories   (228 words)

 CANOE -- CNEWS - Canada: Esso keeps French name for Quebec stores   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The popular convenience store at Esso gas stations will keep its Quebec-only Marche Express name after an outcry from groups dedicated to protecting French in the province.
"Esso had never decided to go ahead and change the name," said Robert Theberge, an Imperial Oil spokesman for Quebec and Ontario.
"Esso had indicated we were considering making the change.
cnews.canoe.ca /CNEWS/Canada/2007/01/08/3236649-cp.html   (752 words)

 ESSO FAQs Section
ESSO is the regional chapter of the NSS (National Speleological Society) and is one of the most active caving organizations in the nation.
ESSO represents the NSS in the tri-state area of Kentucky, West Virginia and Ohio.
The ESSO bee is published monthly under the guidance of the senior editor, Allen Blair, also of the Daily Independent Newspaper.
www.caves.org /grotto/esso/FAQs.htm   (498 words)

 Esso seeks lasting bar on Rundle sale - Business - www.theage.com.au
Esso Australia has asked the Victorian Supreme Court to permanently bar its insolvent partner in the undeveloped Rundle oil shale joint venture from selling its interests without consulting the global oil giant.
Esso owns 50 per cent of Rundle and has argued that, under a 1985 joint venture agreement, it must be consulted if SPP's Rundle stake is sold or transferred and that it also is entitled to bid for the stake.
Esso counsel Robert Strong told Justice Elizabeth Hollingworth the deal agreed to by SPP's creditors in August was an artifice to get around the requirement that the partners had to obtain Esso's permission.
www.theage.com.au /news/Business/Esso-seeks-lasting-bar-on-Rundle-sale/2004/11/17/1100574536565.html   (395 words)

 Classic Wooden boats-Yachts, Mahogony racers, Runabouts...
Esso was ordered by and delivered to an managing director in the brewery industry, mr Sten Simonson Whitsun Eve 1930.
The next day, sunday the 8th of june she was given the name "Esso" by crashing a beer from Södertälje Brewery to her bow.
Esso is kept wery original through her step by step renovation.
user.tninet.se /~zyo199o/esso1.htm   (257 words)

 People & Planet Online - Stop Esso Student Campaign   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Stop Esso campaign is part of People and Planet’s broader climate change campaign, which currently also includes our Green Electricity campaign, to switch Britain’s universities to renewable power that does not contribute to climate change.
They got their payback soon after he became President when he pulled the USA out of the Kyoto Protocol — despite the fact that the USA is responsible for a quarter of all greenhouse gas pollution.
Stop Esso is a coalition of People and Planet, Friends of the Earth and Greenpeace.
noncms.peopleandplanet.org /stopesso   (378 words)

 CNN.com - Motorists urged to boycott Esso - May 8, 2001
The Stop Esso campaign was launched on Tuesday by Greenpeace, Friends of the Earth and is backed by celebrities including Bianca Jagger, artist Damien Hirst and actor Ralph Fiennes.
A Stop Esso campaign spokesman said: "We're not going to let Esso get away with polluting the planet to make their billions.
Esso said in a statement that the "counter-productive" boycott would have no effect on the U.S. government and could harm businesses in the UK.
edition.cnn.com /2001/WORLD/europe/05/08/britain.esso   (371 words)

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