Energy, UK

UK climate minister slammed for backing new oil and gas licences

Minister for energy security and net zero tells Conservative meeting that granting new fossil fuel licences is not against the UK’s net zero commitments, and the North Sea has a ‘role to play for years to come’.

UK minister of state for energy security and net zero Graham ...

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