Fossil Fuel

17/05-2022: The Guardian

Shut down fossil fuel production sites early to avoid climate chaos, says study

Exclusive: Nearly half existing facilities will need to close prematurely to limit heating to 1.5C, scientists say

15/05-2022: Inside Climate News

In the Philippines, a Landmark Finding Moves Fossil Fuel Companies’ Climate Liability into the Realm of Human Rights

While not binding, the findings of the report by the country’s Commission on Human Rights has broad implications for other cases, experts say

12/05-2022: Inside Climate News

Fossil Fuels Aren’t Just Harming the Planet. They’re Making Us Sick

Petrochemicals are linked to diverse health problems from infertility to cancer, and now they’re building up in pregnant women

11/05-2022: The Guardian

Revealed: the ‘carbon bombs’ set to trigger catastrophic climate breakdown

Exclusive: Oil and gas majors are planning scores of vast projects that threaten to shatter the 1.5C climate goal. If governments do not act, these firms will continue to cash in as the world burns

24/03-2022: The Conversation

Will war in Ukraine hasten the end of fossil fuels?

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08/03-2022: Financial Times

Will the Ukraine war derail the green energy transition?

As Europe scrambles to find alternatives to Russian oil and gas and global energy prices soar, coal could be the winner

04/03-2022: The Guardian

Oil and gas lobbyists are using Ukraine to push for a drilling free-for-all in the US

Fossil-fuel firms want to turn violence and bloodshed into an oil and gas propaganda-generating scheme. The goal: a drilling bonanza

25/02-2022: The Coversation

Will Russia’s invasion of Ukraine push Europe towards energy independence and faster decarbonisation?

Russia supplies much of Europe’s gas. Will their invasion of Ukraine lead to a renewed push for energy independence?

14/02-2022: The Guardian

Europe’s biggest banks provide £24bn to oil and gas firms despite net zero pledges

Investments to drill new oil wells and tap gas reserves were made within a year of signing up

02/02-2022: The Energy Mix

Record Fossil Extraction from Canada, US, Norway Despite Fervent Climate Pledges

The United States, Norway, and Canada are set to produce more oil this year than ever before, despite solemn pronouncements at last year’s COP 26 climate summit on the urgent need for climate action, Oil Change International asserts in a new analysis