UK news media campaign against oil and gas exploration

After the BBC and campaigners forced the government to cave in on the Cumbrian coal mine, the BBC, a network of eco-activists in the news media and green NGOs are now campaigning for the end of oil and gas exploration in Britain.

It is almost certain that this new campaign by the UK’s mainstream news media will be accelerated and radicalised in coming months, with likely mass demonstrations against Boris Johnson and his government in the run-up to COP26.

Meanwhile, the EU is planning to classify gas power plants as sustainable energy, paving the way for ‘green finance’ and government subsidies …

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March 24, 2021 at 04:46AM