San Francisco Chronicle Quotes Sean Hecht on City Lawsuit Against Oil Companies

The San Francisco Chronicle quoted Professor Sean Hecht, co-executive director of the Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, on a San Francisco/Oakland lawsuit against major oil companies. Both cities are suing over climate change, urging that the fossil fuel industry be held accountable for damages resulting from rising seas.

“The question is whether or not the courts will conclude that there is causation, and that the harm outweighed the benefits provided to the public,” said Hecht.

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