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Managing the risks of climate change


We are committed to providing affordable energy to empower human progress and improve standards of living while advancing effective solutions to address climate change.

ExxonMobil believes the risks of climate change warrant action. Our climate change risk management strategy consists of four pillars: mitigating emissions in our operations, developing scalable technology solutions, providing customer solutions that reduce their greenhouse gas emissions and engaging on climate change policy.

Climate change is a complex issue requiring global participation and solutions. In my role, I apply my technical, operational and regulatory background to evaluate strategies and partnerships to progress new solutions, an important factor in improving our emissions performance.
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Sufang Zhao Environmental policy and planning analyst, Exxon Mobil Corporation

>$9 billion invested to develop lower-emission energy solutions since 2000

~80 university partnerships around the world to explore next-generation energy technologies

5,400 megawatts of cogeneration capacity around the world in which ExxonMobil has interest

For every 10% drop in vehicle weight, fuel economy improves by an estimated 7 percent

>50 peer-reviewed publications on climate-related topics


Partnering with Singapore universities to innovate lower-emission technologies

ExxonMobil actively collaborates with industry experts and pioneering academics to develop solutions for some of the world’s most pressing challenges.

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Taking action to manage methane emissions

ExxonMobil, and our subsidiary XTO Energy, have established a methane management program to reduce emissions of this greenhouse gas.

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