ExxonMobil’s policies prohibit all forms of discrimination — including discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

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For the next week, I will be the host of The Daily Beast’s “Energy Tweet Sheet,” where I’ll be tweeting about energy news stories from around the world. You can follow me @KenPCohen to keep up with the latest, or join the discussion by tweeting the energy stories you’re reading to #EnergyTweetSheet. To get started, I thought I’d share some of the interesting energy stories I’ve read in the past couple of days. Read on …

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Posted: September 7, 2011 by Ken Cohen

It’s been just a little over a year since I launched the Perspectives energy policy blog, and I want to thank everyone who has taken the time to read and comment on my posts. Now, I’m pleased to announce that, in addition to maintaining the blog, I’ll be continuing the policy discussion on Twitter.

Here’s a simple fact of economics that’s getting everyone in Washington pretty excited this week: When prices increase for a commodity like oil, companies that produce and sell that commodity earn more money. So, as we get ready to release our quarterly earnings on Thursday, here are a few things to consider when you see the inevitable headlines and sound bites about high gasoline prices and what to do about them.

Today I was in New York attending ExxonMobil’s annual meeting with analysts at the New York Stock Exchange. Each year, we take this opportunity to review our previous year’s performance and preview upcoming projects for analysts interested in evaluating the financial and strategic standing of our company. But a lot of the information shared during this meeting is of importance to everyone, not just analysts.

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