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

September 19, 2019By OCI TeamEnergy Transitions & Futures, Reports

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.

New UK Oil Drilling Round Could Bust Us Through Climate Limits

October 27, 2016By Greg MuttittBlog Post, Featured

Post by Mika Minio-Paluello, first published by Platform   The UK government is pushing a massive new offshore drilling programme, that will take the UK beyond its climate limits. Oil companies had until 2pm Wednesday to bid for 1200 blocks covering large swathes of the sea off North-west and North-east Scotland and England. There is no space in the atmosphere for the … Read More