sector: oil and gas

Policy & Regulation, Sector Focus
January 10, 2023

UK proposes lower emissions limit for new oil and gas plants from 2034

The UK government has opened a consultation into its ‘capacity market’, with the aim of improving energy security and spurring investment to reach net zero....
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May 31, 2022

EBRD climate chief addresses the difficulty in moving away from gas

Harry Boyd-Carpenter, managing director, green economy and climate action at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, speaks about the bank’s climate strategy. Earlier this...
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May 31, 2022

Windfall tax risks undermining UK’s net zero progress

The UK government has been urged to rethink its windfall tax proposals, amid concerns they will incentivise energy firms to increase investment in oil and...
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Policy & Regulation
May 30, 2022

G7 pledges fossil fuel phase-out, while pressing for short-term supply increase

Energy and environment ministers from the G7 grouping of advanced economies have made new commitments on phasing out coal power and ending international fossil fuel...
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Sector Focus
May 24, 2022

Asset managers draw lines ahead of oil company AGMs

Major investors are putting more pressure on oil companies to improve their climate change policies ahead of shareholder meetings. Asset managers are turning up the...
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