This week sees two crucial energy meetings in Japan, a country which remains one of the most prominent financiers of fossil fuels.
New energy security task force must not expand fossil gas production or invest in long-lived infrastructure
Today, U.S. President Joe Biden and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen announced a new task force to reduce Europe’s dependence on Russian fossil fuels. The announcement reveals that the EU and United States plan to expand LNG infrastructure in Europe. Recent research shows such new LNG import infrastructure is not needed.