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No fossil fuel company is in line with 2°C climate limit

No fossil fuel company is in line with 2°C climate limit: The Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI) says no major fossil fuel company’s emissions pathway is aligned with limiting climate change to 2°C. A sustainable investment initiative report recently published claims despite a raft of “attention-grabbing” climate commitments made by European oil and gas companies in…
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Q220 had a 44% renewable share of energy mix

Q220 had a 44% renewable share of energy mix: In the second quarter of 2020, the share of the UK’s electricity generated from renewables was 44.6%. Recent BEIS figures show, which suggest this is the second-highest share on the published data series. There was a decrease to 35.1%, findings also reveal, in the share of…
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Offshore oil and gas licensing regime to be reviewed

Offshore oil and gas licensing regime to be reviewed: The future offshore oil and gas licensing regime policy is to be reviewed by the UK Government as part of its wider aim of delivering net zero emissions across the entire economy by 2050. The government review is to ensure that it has the necessary information…
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Scottish oil workers mulling careers due to climate change

Scottish oil workers mulling careers due to climate change: Some 80% of oil workers in Scotland have considered their careers in light of the potential impacts that actions taken to tackle climate change could have. Industry body Scottish Renewables new research suggests retraining to join the renewable sector received a positive from 77% and notes…
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