Climate warning

Sheila wanjiru Nduta

10 w

Joe Biden

Climate warning

Biden officials back Alaska oil project that critics call a climate catastrophe

The Biden administration has decided to authorize a mammoth ConocoPhillips oil project in northwest Alaska, rejecting arguments from environmental activists who insist it will exacerbate climate change, according to people familiar with the matter. After weeks of deliberations, senior advisers have signed off on the move, which represents one of the most momentous climate decisions yet for President Joe Biden. The approval is set to be released next week by the Interior Department, said the people, who asked not to be named because an announcement has not been made. Under the draft plan, ConocoPhillips would be permitted to drill from three locations across its Willow site in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska, unlocking an estimated 600 million barrels of oil as well as some 280 million tons of carbon dioxide emissions tied to burning it. Readmore;

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  • Munene Mugambi

    10 w

    A bad move by the American

    • Elizabeth Gathigia

      10 w

      It's saddening

      • Ajema Lydiah

        10 w

        too bad

        • Annett Michuki..

          10 w

          aathe American government has betrayed the humanity

          • Tabitha Kimani

            10 w

            This is absurd. Its a crime against humanity.

            • Daniel Waweru

              10 w

              This is a ticking bomb and it will explode soon if this project is not banned

              • Helena Wänerstrand

                10 w

                It’s a crime against all of us!

                • Patrik Lobergh

                  10 w

                  BP is selling out their assets in Alaska as the ground gets instable and pipelines are affected and starts to leak...

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