Climate change: Drilling new Cambo oil and gas field off Shetland will actually help the UK cut its carbon emissions – Deirdre Michie. Some campaigners believe the Cambo oil and gas project off the coast of Shetland should not go ahead. Actually, it would be far worse for the environment if domestic oil and gas production fields like Cambo are halted.
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Climate protesters blockade UK Government building in Edinburgh over new oil drilling plan. Environmental protesters are blockading a UK Government building in the Scottish capital, calling for the Prime Minister to veto plans to drill a new oil field in the North Sea near Shetland. A group of a dozen activists entered the entered Queen Elizabeth House, the new UK Government hub on Edinburgh’s Sibbald Walk, on Monday morning and are blocking the main entrance by sitting and lying down. They are demanding that Boris Johnson puts a stop to the expected approval of the Cambo oil field in the North Sea.
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How a powerful US lobby group helps big oil to block climate action. The American Petroleum Institute receives millions from oil companies – and works behinds the scenes to stall or weaken legislation.
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