The Sky’s Limit Denmark: Why Denmark Must Phase Out North Sea Oil and Gas Extraction

September 19, 2019By OCI TeamEnergy Transitions & Futures, Reports No Comments

A new study released by Oil Change International examines the role of Danish oil and gas production in a Paris-aligned global carbon budget. The report confirms that while Denmark has positioned itself as a global climate leader, its plans to expand North Sea oil and fossil gas extraction would undermine its record of climate action and would be incompatible with achieving its Paris climate commitments.

The devil is in the details: Oil Change International response to reports of IEA movement on a 1.5°C scenario

June 11, 2019By OCI TeamEnergy Transitions & Futures, Press Releases

We’re glad to hear that the IEA is starting to respond to the growing demands from business leaders, government leaders, and civil society members to align its scenarios with Paris. However, the devil is in the details as to whether or not such a scenario from the IEA should earn our applause, and we must withhold judgment until more details are released.