Green groups threaten legal challenges if new UK oil and gas licensing plans proceed

Cecilia Keating
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The oil and gas plans were pushed through by former Business Secretary Jacob Rees-Mogg (pictured) | Credit: UK Government, Flickr
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The oil and gas plans were pushed through by former Business Secretary Jacob Rees-Mogg (pictured) | Credit: UK Government, Flickr

Greenpeace, Friends of the Earth, and Uplift warn they will launch legal action if government plans for new oil and gas licensing rounds go ahead

The UK government could face three separate legal challenges over its plans to issue 130 new oil and gas licenses in the North Sea if Business Secretary Grant Shapps does not U-turn on the controversial...

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