G20 leaders fail to act on fossil fuel subsidies, undermining Paris climate goals

September 5, 2016By Alex DoukasBlog Post, Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 5, 2016 Contact: Alex Doukas, alex [at] priceofoil [dot] org G20 leaders fail to act on fossil fuel subsidies, undermining Paris climate goals In response to the statements on fossil fuel subsidies in the G20 Leaders’ Communique, which fail to establish a deadline for the phase out of subsidies, Oil Change International has … Read More

New Amazon Oil Threat

March 27, 2013By Andy RowellBlog Post, Featured

On the same day that Peru declares a State of Emergency over oil pollution in the Amazon, the Ecuadorians offer 3 million hectares of pristine forest to the Chinese to explore for oil.

Chinese Increase Investment in Tar Sands

September 19, 2011By Andy RowellBlog Post, Featured 2 Comments

In its “Energy Outlook” for last month, the global investment bank Goldman Sachs argued that “China remains the key growth driver” for worldwide oil demand. One of the key questions for the past decade for many in the oil-game has been where China, this vast emerging super-power, is getting access to its oil and will … Read More