The oil industry knowingly destroyed our future — including their own future — by hiding their own research of the coming catastrophic activities of their mainline activity. They are currently being sued in a number of locations.
An article in the Huffington Post cites evidence in a published journal that already in 1965, the coal industry was also forecasting the climate catastrophe. Their response: join in funding misinformation, to the present day.
Sue the pants off them!