Sunak’s bet on dirty fossil fuels an error

31 July, 2023Branches, Campaigns, Elections, Featured, General Election, Hexham Climate Emergency, Home page featured, News, Work, Economy & Environment

The Prime Minister Rishi Sunak today announced 100 new oil and gas exploration licences in the North Sea and carbon capture schemes. He claimed that these risky bets on fossil fuel extraction and unproven carbon capture technologies were justified in the name of energy resilience. The gas and oil extracted from any new North Sea … Read More