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Oil and gas firms’ green investments fail to match promise of publicity – study
BP, Chevron, ExxonMobil, Shell and TotalEnergies spend $750m a year burnishing climate credentials but only 12% of capital on low-carbon development

Damien Gayle

08, Sep, 2022 @5:01 AM

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Oil giant’s lobbying firm provided ‘admin support’ to MPs investigating energy crisis
Calls for greater oversight of parliamentary groups after concerns raised about Tory backbench committee

Shanti Das

21, Aug, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Former BP chief urges freeze to UK energy price cap to help households
Ofgem should stop rises in cap, and energy firms unable to offer lower bills should be nationalised, says Nick Butler

Alex Lawson Energy correspondent

19, Aug, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Starmer strayed in failing to propose targeted energy bill support | Nils Pratley
Labour’s idea may represent smart politics but it makes no economic sense to freeze prices for everyone

Nils Pratley

15, Aug, 2022 @5:32 PM

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Revealed: BP’s ‘greenwashing’ social media ads as anger over fuel costs rose
Oil company spent £800,000 on social media influence ads after Labour proposed windfall tax

Thomas Lewton

06, Aug, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Energy companies are bleeding British families dry. Here’s how to fix it | Owen Jones
Taking back governmental control would be a long-term solution to a broken system, says Guardian columnist Owen Jones

Owen Jones

04, Aug, 2022 @9:07 AM

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‘Grotesque greed’: immoral fossil fuel profits must be taxed, says UN chief
António Guterres urges governments to introduce windfall levies and use money to support vulnerable people

Matthew Taylor

03, Aug, 2022 @4:50 PM

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Big oil’s quarterly profits hit £50bn as UK braces for even higher energy bills
Labour condemns ‘eye-watering’ gains and renews call for windfall tax to ease pressure on household finances

Jasper Jolly and Mark Sweney

02, Aug, 2022 @4:37 PM

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BP accused of ‘unfettered profiteering’ as profits triple; company failures surge – business live
Unions criticise oil giant who recorded second-highest profits in its history after Ukraine war drove up energy prices

Graeme Wearden

02, Aug, 2022 @3:05 PM

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Oil firms seem more interested in shareholders than net zero
Analysis: Is the energy industry willing to invest in renewables rather than dividends and buybacks?

Jasper Jolly

02, Aug, 2022 @2:55 PM

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BP profits triple to £7bn as oil prices surge because of Ukraine war
Labour says government is ‘totally wrong’ to give tax breaks to oil companies amid cost of living crisis

Jasper Jolly

02, Aug, 2022 @7:05 AM

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Can Rolls-Royce’s new boss rev up its fortunes?
A veteran of BP, Tufan Erginbilgic arrives with a reputation for ‘creation of significant value’

Jasper Jolly

26, Jul, 2022 @5:26 PM

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