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Norway Drilling For New Oil After Record Profits – Sacrificing Our Planet

The Norwegian state oil company Equinor wants to drill for new oil off the coast of Scotland. Equinor claims to be fully committed to reaching the Paris Agreement's goal of net zero emissions by 2050. But drilling for new oil can never be compatible with reaching climate goals. In their own environmental analysis Equinor states they are on the right track, but doesn’t seem to take into account for the emissions of the oil itself, after its pumped up and sold for profit. Last year Equinor made record £62bn profits. The new planned drillings sacrifices the climate & our future for the sake of greed. Read more (Swe): https://klimatgranskaren.se/norge-borrar-efter-mer-olja/

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  • Jennie

    67 w

    Stop new drilling now! This is not okay!

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    • Tabitha Kimani

      67 w

      This profits are super enticing but there is huge environmental prize to pay now and in future.

      • Daniel Waweru

        67 w

        What a shame

        • walter lungayi

          67 w

          So disappointing. while we advocate for clean energy, others are still drilling new oil.

          • Joseph Githinji

            67 w

            Saying one thing a doing the other, clearly misguided

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            • Waigwa Monica

              67 w

              This is clearly greenwashing.

              • Johannes Luiga

                67 w

                Time to show some Climate leadership Norway!

                • Sarah Chabane

                  67 w

                  Equinor needs to be stopped, Norway's strategy is a climate bomb

                  • Thomas Tienso

                    67 w

                    Their argumentation/analysis shown in the link is horrible. It is not acceptable.

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