Drilling Down on New Climate “News” Platform
Climate Liability News recently announced that its closing its doors and folding itself in with the Drilled podcast and Heated newsletter to launch a combined “news” platform, Drilled News. While Drilled News’s website provides no information about its funders, nonprofit status, or founder, an investigation by Energy In Depth (EID) reveals that this new media conglomerate is likely the work of Richard Wiles, the man behind the numerous, seemingly independent branches of the climate litigation movement.
The EID investigation also reveals that the Drilled podcast, billed in recent glowing profiles as an objective purveyor of truth, is in fact nothing more than an arm of the leading advocacy campaign to promote litigation against energy producers.
Read more at EIDClimate.org.