Energy industry

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UK ‘embarrassed’ into funding Mozambique gas project, court hears
Friends of the Earth cites documents suggesting UK’s reputation could suffer if it pulled $1.15bn of promised support

Isabella Kaminski

08, Dec, 2021 @5:56 PM

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UK tax breaks for oil and gas under scrutiny from climate activists
High court hearing puts UK financial support for the fossil fuel industry in the spotlight

Isabella Kaminski

08, Dec, 2021 @3:15 PM

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SSE may not need to split now but it does need more clean energy expertise
Activist investor Elliott Management is right – if SSE wants to be the UK renewables champion it needs green heavyweights on board

Nils Pratley

07, Dec, 2021 @6:49 PM

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Activist investor Elliott criticises SSE over green energy plans
US hedge fund questions UK energy firm’s decision not to spin off its renewables arm

Julia Kollewe

07, Dec, 2021 @11:51 AM

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Old UK oilwells could be turned into CO2 burial test sites
Exclusive: Consortium of energy firms and universities says underground storage of hydrogen can also be investigated

Damian Carrington Environment editor

06, Dec, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Exclusive: oil companies’ profits soared to $174bn this year as US gas prices rose
Exxon, Chevron, Shell and BP among group of 24 who resisted calls to increase production but doled out shareholder dividends

Oliver Milman

06, Dec, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Storm Arwen: PM faces rage of ‘freezing and forgotten’ north
Calls for inquiry after thousands left without power for a week in the north-east and Scotland

Jon Ungoed-Thomas

04, Dec, 2021 @7:10 PM

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Environmental activists challenge ‘unlawful’ UK fossil fuel plan in high court
Climate campaigners claim the government is giving billions of pounds in subsidies to oil and gas producers

Robin McKie Science Editor

04, Dec, 2021 @1:01 PM

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Why some of your favorite podcasts are filled with oil company ads
Exxon and other fossil fuel companies are running podcast ads that suggest they are taking aggressive climate action. Climate experts call them greenwashing

Amy Westervelt

04, Dec, 2021 @1:00 PM

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Shell U-turn on Cambo could mean end for big North Sea oil projects
Industry sources say Siccar Point will struggle to find new partner to take on Shell’s 30% stake in oilfield

Jillian Ambrose

03, Dec, 2021 @5:55 PM

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Shell to go ahead with seismic tests in whale breeding grounds after court win
Judgment rules company can blast sound waves in search for oil along South Africa’s eastern coastline

Jillian Ambrose Energy correspondent

03, Dec, 2021 @10:45 AM

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The energy crisis shows precisely why this industry should be in public hands | Christine Berry
It’s time to recognise that the privatisation experiment has failed, says writer and researcher Christine Berry

Christine Berry

03, Dec, 2021 @8:00 AM

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