UK government under fire for 'tacit acceptance' of Arctic oil and gas activity

Michael Holder
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The government strongly rejected claims it supports fossil fuel activity in the Arctic
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The government strongly rejected claims it supports fossil fuel activity in the Arctic

But Foreign Office hits back at 'baseless' claims from Environmental Audit Committee that UK encourages oil and gas exploration in the Arctic

The UK government has again come under fire from MPs over allegations it gives "tacit acceptance" to oil and gas exploration in the Arctic, despite its commitments to tackle climate change, protect habitats,...

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