Taking Control: Building oil and gas workers' power in the energy transition

Taking Control: Building oil and gas workers’ power in the energy transition

Do you work in the offshore oil and gas industry? Have you worked in the industry in the past? Join our workshops to determine what a just energy transition looks like and learn how we can fight for our demands.  First workshop: Saturday 13 March 2021 10:00am – 1:00pm over Zoom. Our report, OFFSHORE: Oil...
Lloyds of London Laggard on Climate Action

Lloyds of London Laggard on Climate Action

This piece is a guest post by the brilliant by Suzanne Dhaliwal, Director of No Tar Sands. If any other outlet would like to host this piece on their website as well, we’d be delighted to share it with your audience. Please contact us at [email protected], for original photos, graphics, and text.  —————————- Reopening of...
PRESS RELEASE: Blow to big business and investors in the carbon economy as court of appeal rules Heathrow third runway illegal

PRESS RELEASE: Blow to big business and investors in the carbon economy as court of appeal rules Heathrow third runway illegal

27.02.2020 For immediate release  For further information and media requests:  Contact: Kennedy Walker E: [email protected] Plans for a third runway at Heathrow airport have been ruled illegal as not in line with the government’s climate change commitments.  This comes after charity, Plan B and others brought the challenge. The ruling is a world first to...
North Sea oil tax regime leaves tax payers footing the bill for decommissioning

North Sea oil tax regime leaves tax payers footing the bill for decommissioning

Author: Gabrielle Jeliazkov (Just Transition, Lead Campaigner)  Boué’s forensic analysis of the UK’s North Sea oil tax regime explains how tax arrangements have redefined the economic frontiers of the State, handed super-profits to international oil companies and left the taxpayer footing the bill for decommissioning. The report starts in the 1970s, endeavouring to understand how...