'A quantum leap for climate action': UK pledges to end support for overseas oil and gas projects

Cecilia Keating
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'A quantum leap for climate action': UK pledges to end support for overseas oil and gas projects

Prime Minister announces UK will cut off all taxpayer support for new overseas oil, gas, and coal projects ahead of COP26, in move that has been applauded by campaigners, economists, and opposition parties

The government has pledged to stop direct financing of overseas fossil fuels projects, bowing to years of pressure from campaigners who have argued the UK's continued financing of oil and gas projects...

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