EXTINCTION REBELLION took action against Scotland’s “biggest climate polluter” today by blocking the gates of Ineos’s plant in Grangemouth. Groups of climate activists locked themselves together at the gates and blockaded approach roads to the refinery and offices with two boats. Campaigners, who also demonstrated outside Ineos’s headquarters in London, held up banners proclaiming: “No future in fossil fuels” and “climate justice = social justice.”
Morning Star 23rd Oct 2020 read more »
Around 50 people reportedly protested outside the ExxonMobil Chemical Fife Ethylene Plant near Cowdenbeath today (Saturday). The “spontaneous” protest followed a similar demonstration last week and was attended by residents, members of the Mossmorran Action Group, five Fife councillors and Alex Rowley, MSP for Mid Scotland and Fife.
Scotsman 24th Oct 2020 read more »